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Early-bird special for Habs in Sunrise vs Panthers

The Florida Panthers’ Rat Pack whips up the crowd in Sunrise before their March 17, 2015 game vs. the Canadiens. Eliot J. Schechter/NHLI via Getty Images So how many Easter Sunday dinners will be consumed tonight with the Canadiens game […]

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Canadiens mourn loss of legendary Elmer Lach, 97

Canadiens icon Elmer Lach, age 92 in 2010, on his neighbourhood rink in Montreal-suburban Pointe-Claire. Allen McInnis/Montreal Gazette The Canadiens lost of one of their icons on Saturday morning, 1940s

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Anyone looking forward to the playoffs? With the losers' point they salvaged against mighty New Jersey, your Montreal Canadiens have assured themselves of finishing no worse than second in

Washington's Troy Brouwer beats Habs goalie Carey Price with the shootout winner Thursday at the Bell Centre.

Quick turnaround for Habs, Devils follow Caps in back-to-back

Washington's Troy Brouwer beats Habs goalie Carey Price with the shootout winner Thursday at the Bell Centre. Pierre Obendrauf/Montreal Gazette It was fun, a little crazy, it was one point

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Hold a high-powered offence to 19 shots – 17 through three periods – and you deserve ... A point, as it turned out Thursday night at the Bell Centre. Your

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Freshly minted 50-goal man Alex Ovechkin brings his Caps to town

Washington Capitals superstar Alexander Ovechkin is always a treat to watch. Tonight, his Caps are at the Bell Centre to face the Canadiens. Patrick Smith/Getty Images PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE

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Team Photo II: Rare downtown practice for Habs on Wednesday

Your 1914-15 Montreal Canadiens. A century later, the Habs will pose for another shot on Wednesday. The Canadiens practice Wednesday morning at the Bell Centre downtown, moving into the

Lightning goalie Ben Bishop and defenceman Anton Stralman defend Tampa Bay's net against Canadiens' Lars Eller March 30, 2015 at the Bell Centre./François Lacasse, NHL via Getty Images

Therrien tweaks lines following loss to Lightning

Lightning goalie Ben Bishop and defenceman Anton Stralman defend Tampa Bay's net against Canadiens' Lars Eller March 30, 2015 at the Bell Centre François Lacasse, NHL via Getty Images The

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Here at the Boundless Optimism In the Face of Overwhelming Evidence to the Contrary division of HIO, the staff has been tasked with putting a non-negative spin on

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Andrei Markov is Habs’ nominee for Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy

Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov in action on Feb. 15, 2015 vs the Red Wings in Detroit. Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images PAT HICKEY Montreal Gazette Andrei Markov, the veteran defenceman who came