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Canadiens vs. Blue Jackets preview: Emelin will be in lineup for Habs

ShareCanadiens vs. Blue Jackets Wednesday in Columbus, 7 p.m., SN, RDS, TSN Radio 690 PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE Road warriors: The Canadiens have a five-game winning streak on the road as they head out to meet the Blue Jackets Wednesday night, […]

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Emelin could be odd man out for Habs against Blue Jackets

Judging from Tuesday's practice in Brossard, defenceman Alexei Emelin could be a healthy scratch Wednesday night when the Canadiens play the Blue Jackets in Columbus (7 p.m., SN,

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Jarred Tinordi knockout brings up questions about fighting

CHRISTOPHER CURTIS MONTREAL GAZETTE When the Canadiens sent defenceman Jarred Tinordi back to their farm club last fall, he carried an aura of invincibility with him. He is an imposing figure:

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Galchenyuk dropped from Canadiens’ first line as Therrien mixes things up at practice

The Canadiens practised Monday morning in Brossard and coach Michel Therrien was tinkering with his lines again. Alex Galchenyuk was no longer the centre on the No. 1 line, his

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Habs’ OT loss to Penguins infuriates Carey Price

DAVE STUBBS MONTREAL GAZETTE Fresher for Carey Price Saturday night than the news he was going to his fourth NHL All-Star Game was his team’s 2-1 overtime loss to the


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You may not like them or the teams for which they play. But their greatness is indisputable. As we found out ... again ... on Saturday, Tom Brady and Sidney

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Penguins vs. Canadiens preview

Penguins vs. Canadiens

Saturday at the Bell Centre, 7 p.m., CBC, TVA Sports, TSN Radio 690 PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE Looking to rebound: Both teams are coming into this game off losses.

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Habs are a good team, but there’s still work to do


As we reach the halfway mark of the NHL regular season, it’s safe to say the Canadiens are a good hockey team.

They are

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Habs return to practice rink and work on struggling power play

After a day off on Wednesday — following Tuesday night's 4-2 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Bell Centre — the Canadiens returned to the Bell Sports

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Game Within the Game: The Carey Price ethos

Canadiens coach Michel Therrien gave his players the day off Wednesday following Tuesday night's 4-2 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning at the Bell Centre that ended a