Montreal Canadiens Alex Galchenyuk loses control of the puck while breaking in on Vancouver Canucks goalie Ryan Miller during third period of National Hockey League game in Montreal Wednesday November 2, 2016.  (John Mahoney / MONTREAL GAZETTE)

HI/O Show bonus: Todd and Nilan’s tips on making Galchenyuk a better centre

Special guest Jack Todd joins Chris Nilan, Andie Bennett and Adam Susser in this week’s show. Here’s a bonus clip of the panel discussing what Canadiens’ Alex Galchenyuk needs to do to become a better centre. Photo: John Mahoney/MONTREAL GAZETTE Check it […]

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Canadiens’ Carey Price gives amateur goalies the surprise of a lifetime

Canadiens goaltender Carey Price gave a group of 20 amateur goalies the surprise of a lifetime recently. Price, in partnership with Sportium, surprised the goaltenders who thought they were


About last night (short and sweet West Coast edition) … Canadiens lose 2-1 in Anaheim

We'll start with a riddle: Why are the Canadiens like Donald Trump? Because neither can win in California. Are your sides aching? Let's just be thankful there are no back-to-backs on this

MONTREAL, QUE.: OCTOBER 9, 2016 -- takes part in a Montreal Canadiens team practice at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard on Sunday, October 9, 2016. (Dario Ayala / Montreal Gazette)

Game day: No morning skate as Habs coach Therrien tries to keep jet lag at bay

Pat Hickey Montreal Gazette Coach Michel Therrien is making sure that his troops stay well rested through their five-game road trip. The kindly ol' coach cancelled the game-day skate before Tuesday's

Fans watch the pre game show prior to Game Six of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Detroit Red Wings during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on April 27, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

On the road with Pat: Wings ready to bolt for The Joe for sports-centred Detroit District

On the road with Pat is an occasional Hockey Inside/Out feature offering Pat Hickey’s reflections about the food, attractions and highlights of the cities the Canadiens visit during the NHL season. Pat Hickey Montreal


About last night … Canadiens edge Detroit 2-1

California here they come. After spending Saturday night in Detroit – where Alex Galchenyuk's Overtime goal was the 2-1 winner – the Canadiens travel west for games against Anaheim on Tuesday

MONTREAL, QUE.: NOVEMBER 21, 2016 -- Carey Price makes a save on Charles Hudon during Montreal Canadiens practice at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard on Monday November 21, 2016({John Mahoney} / MONTREAL GAZETTE) ORG XMIT: 57594 - 0000

This season’s Canadiens appear to have a split personality

Brendan Kelly Montreal Gazette On 91.9 Sports Thursday morning, la question du jour for the callers was — Do we go "all in" with the Canadiens right now? In other

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Game Day: Canadiens won’t have to face Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard


DETROIT — Goaltender Jimmy Howard will not be in the Detroit Red Wings lineup Saturday night when they play the Canadiens at Joe Louis Arena (7

Montreal Canadiens' Georges Laraque warms up during the pre-game skate as the Canadiens prepare to take on the Dallas Stars in NHL action in Montreal, Thursday January 14th 2010.  (THE GAZETTE/Allen McInnis)

HI/O Show bonus: One-on-one with Georges Laraque

In a one-on-one Hockey Inside/Out Show interview, former Canadien Georges Laraque talks about the coaching qualities of Habs bench boss Michel Therrien, the dangers of fighting in the


About last night … Canadiens 2 – Carolina 1

Never in doubt, right? Give the visitors credit. Carolina plays a defensively responsible puck-possession game that bottled the Canadiens up for most of the night.  Fun to watch? Jeez, no. The 2-1 win will