The Canadiens will be playing for their playoff lives on Saturday night as they look to avoid elimination at the hands of the Philadelphia Flyers, who hold a 3-1 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinal series.
Carey Price will be ba
Pat Hickey checks in from Jacques Lemaire Arena in LaSalle with these line combinations being used in the Canadiens practice as we write:
With a crushing 8-2 victory, the completely dominant Detroit Red Wings eliminated the stricken Colorado Avalanche from the 2007-08 NHL playoffs.
The Canadiens and Flyers had a day off on Thursday as they prepare for Game 5 on Saturday night with Philadelphia holding a 3-1 series lead.
Canadiens head coach
Canadiens coach Guy Carbonneau has decided on his starting goaltender – either Carey Price or Jaroslav Halak – for Saturday’s pivotal fifth game of the Eastern Conference semifinal
The Canadiens had stormed back in Game 4, scoring two goals in 37 seconds in the third period to erase a 2-0 Flyers lead and looked to have
PHILADELPHIA – The Canadiens are off today. They will return to practice tomorrow for Saturday's Game 5. Coach Guy Carbonneau will meet the media by conference call late
PHILADELPHIA – Coach Guy Carbonneau's media briefing and the Canadiens who were in the dressing room after Wednesday's 4-2 Game 4 loss.
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Canadiens' goaltender Jaroslav Halak looks behind him as Flyers R.J. Umberger scores the games first goal on Wednesday night. John Kenney, The Gazette
Canadiens head coach Guy Carbonneau is a finalist for the Jack Adams Award, with Detroit's Mike Babcock and Washington's Bruce Boudreau. The prize is given annually