Re-signing Carey Price is main priority for Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin

STU COWAN Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin plans to continue to build his team around goalie Carey Price moving forward. Price is heading into the final season of his six-year, US$39-million contract and can become an unrestricted free agent on July 1, […]

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What They’re Saying: Canadiens pack their bags and meet with media for last time this season

STU COWAN and PAT HICKEY The Canadiens met with the media for the last time this season Monday in Brossard following their elimination by the New York Rangers in

HI/O show will be published on Friday this week

This week's HI/O show will be published on Friday this week rather than the usual Thursday. Thank you for

Game Day: Canadiens’ Andrew Shaw out for Game 6 vs. Rangers with upper-body injury

STU COWAN NEW YORK — Canadiens coach Claude Julien will make three changes to his lineup for Game 6 of the Eastern Conference quarter-final series against the New York

About last night … Rangers take series lead with 3-2 OT W

At the risk of being burned as a heretic – at least in the Comments section – may I suggest the better team won Game 5? And to further

Game Day: Alexei Emelin expected back in Canadiens lineup for Game 5 vs. Rangers

STU COWAN Alexei Emelin was in the middle of the centre-ice faceoff circle in Brossard near the end of Thursday's morning skate, leading the team stretch. And the defenceman is

Canadiens Notebook: Coach Claude Julien comes to defence of captain Max Pacioretty

STU COWAN Canadiens coach Claude Julien came to the defence of captain Max Pacioretty when he met with the media Wednesday afternoon in Brossard. The coach cancelled a scheduled practice

About last night … Rangers even series with 2-1 win

No mystery to it. The more desperate team won. And let's hope we see some level of home-team desperation at the Bell Centre Thursday night, because it would ill behoove

Game Day Notebook: No changes to Canadiens lineup for Game 4 vs. Rangers

STU COWAN NEW YORK — There was a huge media lineup outside the Canadiens' locker room following their morning skate Tuesday at Madison Square Garden. As Canadiens coach Claude Julien

Canadiens Notebook: Coach Claude Julien has a simple mindset for playoffs

STU COWAN NEW YORK — Canadiens coach Claude Julien has a simple mindset when it comes to the NHL playoffs. “The mindset is about what’s in front of you, not