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Habs’ Gallagher says playing for Therrien has ‘been really good for me’

Canadiens forward Brendan Gallagher was in Vancouver on Wednesday taking part in the Whistler Shootout Golf Tournament when he stopped by to talk with Matt Sekeres and Jeff Paterson of TSN Radio 1040. The 23-year-old Gallagher is coming off his most […]

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Beaulieu prepares for training camp battle on Canadiens’ crowded blue line

Dave Stubbs Montreal Gazette A conversation late Thursday afternoon with Nathan Beaulieu was interrupted by two things: spotty cell-phone coverage 100-plus kilometres northeast of Lake Superior, and the Canadiens defenceman

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Bournival signs one-year deal with Habs

Canadiens forward Michaël Bournival has agreed to terms on a one-year, two-way contract for 2015-16, general manager Marc Bergevin announced Friday afternoon. Bournival, 23, played 29 games with the Canadiens in 2014-15,

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Remembering retired Sheldon Souray’s remarkable time – on and off the ice – in Montreal

Dave Stubbs Montreal Gazette   Retirement has come for former Canadien Sheldon Souray with less noise than his legendary slap shot, the big defenceman slipping quietly into post-hockey life when his

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Knee injury sidelines Habs’ Pacioretty until early October

Dave Stubbs Montreal Gazette Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty, the team's leading goal-scorer the past two seasons with 37 and 39 goals in 2014-15 and 2013-14, has been sidelined by an

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Andrei Markov has much to say, in his own quiet way

Dave Stubbs Montreal Gazette All things being equal, Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov will reach two milestones in the coming season. His 54th game will be his 900th regular-season NHL match, coming

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Q&A: Andrei Markov unplugged

Dave Stubbs Montreal Gazette Veteran Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov, in his own words this week, on a variety of topics: Q: So how’s your tennis game? A: (Laughs) It could be better,

Noah Juulsen skates at the Canadiens development camp at the team's training facility in Brossard on July 5, 2015. (Phil Carpenter / MONTREAL GAZETTE)

Canadiens, top pick Juulsen agree to deal as Habs’ summer camp concludes

Pat Hickey Montreal Gazette As the Canadiens' development camp came to a close on Thursday, the players were sent home with an evaluation of their progress and a training regimen

Lukas Vejdemo skates during a scrimmage at Canadiens development camp at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard Wednesday, July 8, 2015. (Peter McCabe / MONTREAL GAZETTE)

Lukas Vejdemo’s priorities: making senior team, world juniors and the Canadiens

Pat Hickey Montreal Gazette Lukas Vejdemo’s goal is to play in the National Hockey League, but the 19-year-old from Sweden is taking his development one step at a time. He’s under

First-round pick Noah Juulsen takes part in the Montreal Canadiens' development camp at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard on Tuesday, July 7, 2015. (Dario Ayala / Montreal Gazette)

First-round pick Noah Juulsen soaks up hockey knowledge at Habs camp

Dave Stubbs Montreal Gazette   It took Noah Juulsen a few days to come down out of the clouds and realize that yes, indeed, he was a member of the Canadiens