Canadiens prepare for weekend battles against Senators for top spot in the Atlantic

There were a couple of missing players Thursday as the Canadiens ramped up their preparation for back-to-back games against the Ottawa Senators this weekend.  First place in the Atlantic Division is on the line when the teams clash Saturday in […]

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Canadiens Notebook: Claude Julien faces decision on Alexei Emelin

STU COWAN The Canadiens had an off-day Wednesday, following Tuesday night's 4-2 loss to the Chicago Blackhawks at the Bell Centre. The Canadiens will practise at 11 a.m. Thursday in


Snow Day delays HI/O Show until Friday

The massive snowstorm that blanketed Montreal this week made it impossible for our panel to make it to our studios on Wednesday. Because of that, our HI/O show will


About last night … Hawks down Canadiens 4-2

Was that a Stanley Cup preview? The NHL could do a lot worse than a best-of-seven series pitting two of the Original Six franchises. Chicago could make one half of

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Game Day: Nathan Beaulieu will be healthy scratch for Canadiens vs. Blackhawks

STU COWAN For the first time this season, defenceman Nathan Beaulieu will be a healthy scratch for the Canadiens when they meet the Chicago Blackhawks Tuesday night at the


About last night … Canadiens beat Edmonton 4-1

It was the most boring game of the season. Then it wasn't. The Canadiens scored twice in 69 seconds, late in the third period, to take the lead in what

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Game Day: Stopping Oilers’ Connor McDavid will be big challenge for Canadiens

STU COWAN EDMONTON — The Canadiens wrap up their three-game Western Canada road trip Sunday against the Oilers at Rogers Place (7 p.m., SN, RDS, TSN Radio 690) and


BONUS: Scoring will remain biggest issue for Habs

https://youtu.be/ndZ87Pd4Dyk Our HI/O panel looks at the Canadiens' weakest link — offence — and how much of an issue it could be down the stretch and into the


Canadiens Notebook: Carey Price and Alexander Radulov healthy to face Oilers

STU COWAN EDMONTON — A day off Friday certainly helped the Canadiens. After missing Thursday night's 5-0 loss to the Flames in Calgary with a flu bug, goalie Carey Price


About last night … Canadiens drubbed 5-0 in Calgary

A picture is said to be worth a thousand words ... or, in this case, the 450 words you'd usually be reading in ALN. Note the number of red