Los Angeles Kings' Dwight King (74) celebrates after scoring a goal as Vancouver Canucks' Ryan Stanton, back right, and goalie Ryan Miller look on during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Vancouver, B.C., on Thursday January 1, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Canadiens acquire forwards Dwight King, Andreas Martinsen

By Pat Hickey The Canadiens are no closer to solving their scoring woes but they did add size and playoff experience with the acquisition of left wing Dwight King from the Los Angeles Kings. The Canadiens gave up a conditional […]

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David Desharnais says he tried to enjoy every second with the Canadiens

STU COWAN David Desharnais had a feeling Monday night's game in New Jersey might be his last as a Montreal Canadien. Desharnais was playing in his second straight game after

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Canadiens pick up veteran forward Steve Ott as trade deadline looms

Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin was working late after the Canadiens 1-0 overtime win over the Columbus Blue Jackets Tuesday night at the Bell Centre. At 12:33 a.m., the

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About last night … Canadiens edge Blue Jackets 1-0 in OT

Are the Canadiens rescuing their season? Tuesday night at the Bell Centre, the home team beat an NHL powerhouse.  Alex Galchenyuk scored his second Overtime winner in as many nights, Carey

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New Canadiens defenceman Jordie Benn set for debut in ‘hockey heaven’

The Canadiens aren’t wasting any time putting newly acquired defenceman Jordie Benn to work.

Benn met with the the Montreal media Tuesday — “I’ve never seen

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About last night … Galchenyuk’s OT goal sinks Devils 4-3

April, T.S. Eliot wrote, is "the cruellest month." He didn't have to watch the Montreal Canadiens play hockey in February. Let's get negativity out of the way early. Now we can celebrate

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Canadiens trade Greg Pateryn to Dallas Stars for Jordie Benn

STU COWAN NEWARK, N.J. — The Canadiens made a trade Monday afternoon, but it wasn't a blockbuster. The Canadiens dealt defenceman Greg Pateryn and a fourth-round pick at this year's

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Game Day: Al Montoya gets start in goal for Canadiens vs. Devils

STU COWAN NEWARK, N.J. — The Canadiens kick off a busy week Monday night when they face the Devils in New Jersey (7 p.m., SNE, RDS, TSN Radio 690)

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BONUS: Canadiens will win the Atlantic Division: Engels

https://youtu.be/246uxdYEQA8 Do you think the Canadiens are in danger of missing the playoffs given their recent slide? The Montreal Gazette's Stu Cowan and Rogers Sportsnet's Eric Engels give their

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About last night … Canadiens edge Leafs 3-2 in OT

Based on what we saw Saturday night at the Air Canada Centre, who's up up for a Montreal-Toronto playoff match-up? Could be an exciting series ... notwithstanding recent regular-season history. The Canadiens