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Andrighetto hopes to make best of latest chance with Habs

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE If you ever need to book a flight from Montreal to St. John’s — or vice-versa — Sven Andrighetto would be a good man to help you out. Nobody has made the trip back and forth more […]

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Habs’ Scrivens will get third straight start vs. Lightning

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE After winning back-to-back games on Super Bowl weekend, the Canadiens had a practice scheduled for noon Monday in Brossard. But just before 11:30 the club announced that


This Date in Habs History: Feb. 8

Feb. 8, 1934: Aurèle Joliat was honoured at the Forum for playing his 500th NHL game. The Canadiens lost 5-2 to the Montreal Maroons.   Feb. 8, 1936: Goaltender Lorne Chabot was traded


About this afternoon …

The game's First Star – and, on the evidence of the weekend, the Canadiens' first-string goaltender – put the team's perilous situation in perspective. "It's cliché but it's true:

Brian Flynn, Jay McClement

Hurricanes-Habs preview: Carolina making playoff run

Hurricanes vs. Canadiens

Sunday at Bell Centre, 2:30 p.m., SN, RDS, TSN Radio 690 PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE The matchup: This is the third of four meetings between these teams


About this afternoon …

What's your interpretation of what happened at the Bell Centre Saturday afternoon: • Tomas Plekanec's four-point effort was the spark the Canadiens needed to ignite a run toward playoff

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Oilers-Canadiens preview: Habs brace for McDavid

Oilers vs. Canadiens

Bell Centre, Saturday, 2 p.m., SN, CBC, RDS, TSN Radio 690 PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE The matchup: The Canadiens have the slimmest of chances to make the playoffs, while the

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This Date in Habs History: Feb. 6

Feb. 6, 1918: Joe Malone extended his goal-scoring streak to 14 straight games (which began at the start of the NHL's first season two months earlier) with

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Habs’ Weise looking forward to afternoon games

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE When the doors to the Canadiens' locker room opened after Friday's practice in Brossard, Dale Weise was sitting at his stall. Weise is almost always there to speak

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Habs Practice Notebook: Scrivens will start against Oilers; twin girls for John Scott

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE The Edmonton Oilers are on a roll, winning their last two games with rookie sensation Connor McDavid back in the lineup after missing 37 games with a broken