Jean BÈliveau

A letter from the Béliveau family

Share Hello everyone. You can be certain that our grandfather, had he been with us today, wouldn’t have addressed all of you without first expressing his deepest gratitude for the many heartwarming tributes that were shared over the past few […]

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Saku Koivu expects ‘awesome, emotional’ Bell Centre tribute

DAVE STUBBS MONTREAL GAZETTE Saku Koivu was playing the role of chauffeur when he took a call in a California parking lot this week, waiting early afternoon outside his daughter’s


About last night …

Okay, here's a question for all you HIO coaches: What should Michel Therrien – that guy who inexplicably is being paid to do the job for which so many

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No changes to Habs’ lineup against Hurricanes

After going three days without playing a game, the Canadiens return to action Tuesday night when the Carolina Hurricanes visit the Bell Centre (7:30 p.m., SNE, RDS, TSN

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Habs brighten the day for sick kids in hospital

JASON MAGDER MONTREAL GAZETTE Laurent Tessier was sitting in a bed getting his nails done in the hallway of the cancer ward of the Montreal Children’s Hospital, when in walked

Eller, Weaver, Allen take part in Habs’ practice

Lars Eller, Mike Weaver and Bryan Allen (photo above) were all on the ice for practice Monday morning in Brossard as the Canadiens prepared to face the Carolina Hurricanes

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Rookies Sekac, Andrighetto fitting in well with Canadiens

PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE It’s safe to say Jiri Sekac is exceeding expectations in his rookie National Hockey League season. The Canadiens knew they had a prospect when Sekac selected the


‘Our Dinner With Jean Béliveau’


When the news arrived that Jean Béliveau had died, my mind went back to 1984. March 28, to be precise. That was the

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A rare Saturday night with no hockey for Habs

Canadiens fans will have to find something else to do with their Saturday night. After beating the Los Angeles Kings 6-2 Friday night at the Bell Centre, the Canadiens


About last night …

On Dec. 13, a week before the official beginning of winter, there is no way to predict what the weather will be on March 5, two weeks before spring. Nor