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Habs agree on two-year contract with Barberio

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE Mark Barberio can continue to enjoy his mother’s home cooking. The 26-year-old defenceman, who grew up in Kirkland on the West Island of Montreal, has agreed to a two-year, one-way contract with the Canadiens worth a […]

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This Date in Habs History: June 13

June 13 1961: The Canadiens traded Doug Harvey (photo above) to the New York Rangers in exchange for Lou Fontinato.  June 13, 1966: The NHL announced the newest members

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This Date in Habs History: June 12

June 12, 1969: The Canadiens selected Réjean Houle (photo above) with the No. 1 overall pick at the NHL Amateur Draft in Montreal. June 12, 1979: The Hockey Hall

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Andrighetto agrees to one-year deal with Habs

General manager Marc Bergevin has announced that the Canadiens and Sven Andrighetto have agreed to terms on a one-year, one-way contract. According to generalfanager.com, Andrighetto's deal is


This Date in Habs History: June 11

June 11, 1969: At the annual NHL Interleague Draft, the Chicago Blackhawks claimed rookie goalie Tony Esposito from the Canadiens for $25,000. On the same day, the Canadiens acquired Chuck

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This Date in Habs History: June 10

June 10, 1964: The Toronto Maple Leafs selected Dickie Moore from the Canadiens and goaltender Terry Sawchuk from the Detroit Red Wings in the annual NHL Intra-League Draft. June 10, 1970: The


R.I.P., Mr. Hockey — Gordie Howe dead at age 88

Mr. Hockey is sadly gone.

Gordie Howe died Friday at age 88. The Hall of Famer played 32 seasons of pro hockey and won the NHL scoring title and MVP

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Ben Scrivens breaks down the art of goaltending

Goalie Ben Scrivens, who spent part of this season with the Canadiens, is writing a two-part series for The Players' Tribune — the excellent website run by former

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This Date in Habs History: June 9

June 9, 1966: Two time NHL goal-scoring leader Bernie "Boom-Boom" Geoffrion was claimed by the New York Rangers from the Canadiens. June 9, 1971: Jean Béliveau announced his retirement from the NHL,

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Guy Lafleur stresses importance of school to kids with NHL dreams

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE If things hadn't worked out for Guy Lafleur as a hockey player, who knows what would have happened to the kid who grew up in the