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Game Day: Canadiens cancel morning skate as winter storm hits Montreal

STU COWAN The Canadiens cancelled their scheduled 11 a.m. morning skate Tuesday in Brossard as a winter storm hit Montreal with freezing rain overnight, followed by snow in the morning that made driving — and walking — treacherous. Urgences Santé […]

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MONTREAL, QUE.: DECEMBER  16, 2016 -- Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price, left, leaves the game in the second period , and is replaced by Al Montoya, during NHL action against the San Jose Sharks, in Montreal on Friday December 16, 2016. (Pierre Obendrauf / MONTREAL GAZETTE)

Is Carey Price struggling because of depleted defence or is there more to it?

Brendan Kelly Montreal Gazette I’m worried about Carey Price and you should be, too. The Canadiens’ all-world/other-worldly/greatest-ever goalie simply hasn’t been himself for the past six weeks and it’s right there

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Canadiens Notebook: Alex Galchenyuk sidelined again with knee injury

STU COWAN After enjoying a day off Sunday, the Canadiens were back on their practice rink Monday morning in Brossard, but Alex Galchenyuk wasn't there. The team announced before the

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About last night … Sabres edge Canadiens 3-2 in OT

The Canadiens could use some plaintive music to mourn that hard-luck loss. Sadly, after butchering both national anthems, the violin player was done for the night. And after two periods, fans may

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About last night … Canadiens win 3-1 in NJ

The Montreal Canadiens are undefeated during the Trump presidency. And while it's doubtful the team will avoid losses for four years, most fans would settle for four more games

MONTREAL, QUE.: OCTOBER  18, 2016 -- Montreal Canadiens goalie Al Montoya stops puck on Pittsburgh Penguins Brian Rust during third period NHL action in Montreal on Tuesday October 18, 2016. (Pierre Obendrauf / MONTREAL GAZETTE) ORG XMIT: 57337 - 0128

Game Day: Battle of backup netminders looms as Canadiens visit Devils

Pat Hickey Montreal Gazette There could be a battle of backup goaltenders when the Canadiens face the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center Friday (7:30 p.m., Sportsnet East, RDS,

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Canadiens Notebook: Michel Therrien switches up lines after loss to Penguins

STU COWAN The Canadiens practised Thursday morning in Brossard following Wednesday night's 4-1 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins at the Bell Centre and coach Michel Therrien switched up his

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About last night … Penguins beat Canadiens 4-1

Hey, let's look on the bright side: The NHL's leading sniper was kept off the scoresheet. No, not Ian Cole. The Pittsburgh defenceman beat Carey Price through a forest of bodies to

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Game Day: Penguins’ Sidney Crosby talks about his days with Michel Therrien as coach

STU COWAN Sidney Crosby didn't take part in the Pittsburgh Penguins' morning skate Wednesday at the Bell Centre but did meet with the media afterwards before taking on the

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Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin explains decision to send Mike McCarron to AHL

STU COWAN The Canadiens had a day off on Tuesday, following Monday's 1-0 loss to the Red Wings in Detroit, but general manager Marc Bergevin took the time to