Round 2, Game 5: Flyers send Canadiens packing

Canadiens’ Christopher Higgins slides into Flyers goalie Martin Biron after a hit by Mike Richards Saturday night at the Bell Centre. John Kenney, The Gazette

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Canadiens’ season at stake tonight

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

Lines update from Habs practice

Pat Hickey checks in from Jacques Lemaire Arena in LaSalle with these line combinations being used in the Canadiens practice as we write:

Andrei Kostitsyn-Plekanec-Kovalev
Higgins-Koivu-Sergei Kostitsyn
Bégin-Smolinski-Kostopoulos

Playoff Pool Update

Sakic? Gone.
Forsberg? Gone.
Stastny? Gone.

With a crushing 8-2 victory, the completely dominant Detroit Red Wings eliminated the stricken Colorado Avalanche from the 2007-08 NHL playoffs.

Canadiens, Flyers enjoy a day off

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

Audio: Carbo’s chosen his goalie for Game 5

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

Canadiens are on the brink

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

On the brink: Day off for Canadiens

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

Audio: Canadiens after Game 4 loss

PHILADELPHIA – Coach Guy Carbonneau's media briefing and the Canadiens who were in the dressing room after Wednesday's 4-2 Game 4 loss.

Carbo 

Round 2, Game 4: Bégin penalty costs Canadiens

Canadiens' goaltender Jaroslav Halak looks behind him as Flyers R.J. Umberger scores the games first goal on Wednesday night. John Kenney, The Gazette

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