Hip, hip, Huet: shutout in Caps debut

Cristobal Huet, a Forum ghost on his mask now partially covered by the Capitals logo, is ready for action against New Jersey.
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Cristobal Huet on becoming a Capital

Updated 9:40 a.m.

Many Montreal hockey fans remain stunned, if not in shock, that veteran goaltender Cristobal Huet was moved to the Washington Capitals on Tuesday's trade-deadline day

Audio: Huet reacts to trade to Capitals

Former Canadiens goalie Cristobal Huet, now a Capital, reacts this afternoon to the trade that sends him to Washington. Apologies for the low

Huet to Caps for second-round 2009 pick

Cristobal Huet: Shocking trade
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The Canadiens, in a trade that is nothing less than a shock, have dealt veteran goaltender Cristobal Huet

Huet seems in line for big Habs raise

Impending unrestricted free agent Cristobal Huet has played himself into the driver's seat, the Canadiens undisputed No. 1 goaltender on whose shoulders the team's fortunes largely ride. Now

Halak recalled to fill in for ailing Price

The Canadiens have recalled goalie Jaroslav Halak from the Hamilton Bulldogs to fill in for Carey Price, who called in sick today. Halak will back up Cristobal Huet,

Price gets call over Huet for Panthers

Canadiens head coach Guy Carbonneau announced today that Carey Price will start tomorrow vs. the Florida Panthers at the Bell Centre, getting the nod for his good work

All-star vote: Markov top D, Huet’s lead narrows

Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov holds a 51,088-vote lead over Boston's Zdeno Chara, continuing to lead all Eastern Conference rearguards in updated balloting for the NHL All-Star Game.

Behind the masks of Huet, Price

The NHL's media relations department has put together a fun package looking at goaltenders' masks, and why they look as they do. Too much to upload here in

Huet, Markov maintain all-star vote leads

Canadiens goaltender Cristobal Huet and defenceman Andrei Markov continue to be the top vote-getters at their positions in balloting for the Eastern Conference all-star team. Captain Saku Koivu