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Habs get day off in Arizona after loss to Sabres

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE The good news for the Canadiens is that they got to leave the bitter cold and snow in Buffalo after Friday night’s 6-4 loss to the Sabres and head to Arizona, where they will face the […]

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This Date in Habs History: Feb. 13

Feb. 13, 1936: The Canadiens purchased the contract of forwards Hector "Toe" Blake, Bill Miller and Ken Gravel from the Montreal Maroons in return for netminder Lorne Chabot Feb.


About last night …

The Canadiens playoff hopes almost certainly ended Friday night in Buffalo. Not with a bang, but a sorry-ass whimper. Playing against a terrible team that had lost in Philadelphia Thursday night,

MONTREAL, QUE.: FEBRUARY 11, 2016 -- Montreal Canadiens' David Desharnais, right, with teammate Max Pacioretty (67) try to put puck past goalie Ben Scrivens, during Montreal Canadiens practice at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard on Thursday February 11, 2016. (Pierre Obendrauf / MONTREAL GAZETTE)

Canadiens-Sabres preview: Scrivens holds hot hand in goal

Canadiens vs. Sabres

First Niagara Centre, Friday, 7 p.m., SNE, RDS, TSN Radio 690 PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE The matchup: This is the third of five meetings between these teams and they split

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This Date in Habs History: Feb. 12

Feb. 12, 1929: George Hainsworth recorded his 15th shutout of the season (and the 42nd of his career) in a 2-0 win over the Pirates in Pittsburgh. Feb. 12, 1929: The Canadiens

Montreal Canadiens' goalie Carey Price skates to the blue line to stand with his teammates for the singing of the national anthem before the October 27, 2015 game against the Vancouver Canucks . (Darryl Dyck/CP)

Michel Therrien calls report that Canadiens goalie Carey Price is likely done for the season ‘speculation’

By The Canadian Press Coach Michel Therrien called a report that Carey Price will miss the rest of the season “speculation” and said the Montreal Canadiens star goalie is

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Habs Notebook: Eller fills role of No. 3 centre nicely

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE Lars Eller will always be known as the guy the Canadiens acquired in exchange for goalie Jaroslav Halak. He'll also be known as a former first-round

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Petry won’t make trip to Buffalo with Canadiens

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE The Canadiens were missing two key defencemen when they practised Thursday morning in Brossard before heading to Buffalo, where they will face the Sabres Friday night (7

F-500th Goal

This Date in Habs History: Feb. 11

Feb. 11, 1925: Aurèle Joliat scored a hat trick and added two assists in a 10-3 win over the visiting Ottawa Senators. Feb. 11, 1959: Jean Béliveau scored three goals and added an

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Habs Notebook: De La Rose called up from IceCaps

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE It's too bad the Canadiens didn't call Jacob De La Rose up from the AHL's St. John's IceCaps earlier on Wednesday. It would have given the media