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Habs Notebook: Gallagher out at least six weeks; Smith-Pelly promoted to No. 1 line

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE Since forward Brendan Gallagher suffered two fractured fingers on his left hand blocking a shot by New York Islanders defenceman Johnny Boychuk Sunday night at the Bell Centre, Canadiens fans have been wondering two things: How long will […]

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Habs Notebook: Canadiens generating offence from their defence

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE The Canadiens have the best offence in the NHL this season, averaging 3.55 goals per game after Sunday night's 4-2 win over the New York Islanders

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Come watch a taping of the HI/O Show

If you're a fan of the HI/O Show you can come watch the taping of this week's show on Wednesday morning at the old Forum, where centre ice used


About last night …

In his postgame press conference, Michel Therrien cited the Next Man Up principle. The Canadiens survived nine games without Carey Price, the coach said, and they found a way to

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Game Day Report: Habs call up Holloway from AHL; Smith-Pelly out with lower-body injury

  STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE The earliest flight in the morning from St. John's, Newfoundland to Montreal is at 5 a.m. Forwards Sven Andrighetto and Bud Holloway both

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Habs Notebook: Therrien won’t name lineup yet after Andrighetto called up from AHL

  STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE The Canadiens called up Sven Andrighetto from the AHL's St. John's IceCaps following Friday night's 5-3 win over the New York Islanders in Brooklyn,


About last night …

Know who had a really good game in Brooklyn? Michel Therrien. I can hear the howls of derision. The kindly old coach has his HIO detractors ... which must hurt Therrien terribly. But your

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Game Day Report: Carey Price back in goal for Canadiens against Islanders

  STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE The highlight of the game for Canadiens fans at the Bell Centre Thursday night might have come early in the third period — with the Habs


About last night …

Late-breaking news: Carey to the rescue. Dustin Tokarski has been sent to St. John's, and Carey Price will start against the Islanders Friday night in Brooklyn. Is there an NHL

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Game Day Report: Captain Pacioretty stands up for Semin

  STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE Alexander Semin will be a healthy scratch for the Canadiens when they face the Arizona Coyotes Thursday night at the Bell Centre (7:30 p.m.,