Countdown to the Cup, March 29

 

 

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Rocket’s big night against Toronto

Maurice Richard, seen in a photo as part of a display at the Hockey Hall of Fame.

A few highlights from this day in Canadiens history:

Game 78: Streit keys stunning Habs comeback

Canadiens' Tomas Plekanec and Alex Kovalev celebrate Plekanec's game-tying goal, scored with 14.6 seconds left in regulation time.
Gary Wiepert, Reuters

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Komisarek out with hip injury

In keeping with an NHL directive that is supposed to prohibit teams from listing vague, sometimes fictional reports on a player's health, the Canadiens this afternoon said that

Bench Talk: Week 8

Playoff bound.
John Mahoney, The Gazette

As always, it was a big week for Habs fans with much to discuss:

• Montreal clinched a

Countdown to the Cup, March 28

 

 

The National Hockey League's daily Countdown to the Cup release, breaking down the playoff races, possible matchups, a few key individual statistics and more. Check here

Noise/Bruit: Habs delay Streit talks until after the season

The Fourth Period reports that the Canadiens and defenceman Mark Streit have delayed contract talks until the end of the season. "The last conversations we had

Forty-one and counting…

The last time Toronto won the Stanley Cup, Lester Pearson was a prime minister, not an airport.

There will be some Canadiens fans who in Toronto tomorrow and on

Latendresse still on the shelf

Forward Guillaume Latendresse, who has missed the past two games with neck spasms, continues to be troubled by the injury. He will not make the trip to Buffalo

Countdown to the Cup, March 27

 

 

The National Hockey League's daily Countdown to the Cup release, breaking down the playoff races, possible matchups, a few key individual statistics and more. Check here