Ryder reunited with Koivu, Higgins

If today’s practice is any indication, Canadiens head coach Guy Carbonneau is moving Michael Ryder back onto a line with Saku Koivu and Christopher Higgins for tomorrow night’s Bell Centre tilt against the Boston Bruins.

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Komisarek makes a physical statement

Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov might be the Hab headed to next weekend's All-Star Game in Atlanta, but fellow blueliner Mike Komisarek is making a

Markov lets his game do the talking

NHL.com's Dan Rosen has a nice piece on Canadiens defenceman Andrei Markov that discusses his emergence this year as one of the league's premiere defenceman.

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One-on-one: Hamrlik stands tall

Roman Hamrlik was the Canadiens' biggest offseason acquisition, signing a four-year, $22- million deal as a free agent after playing the last two seasons in Calgary. While some

Game 47: Sid-less Penguins blank Canadiens

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Canadiens' Mike Komisarek celebrates his 26th birthday by getting in the face of protesting Penguin Jarkko Ruutu at the end of the first period.

Audio: On Sid’s skid out of tonight’s game

The Gazette's Pat Hickey from this morning's game-day skate, with audio clips from coaches Guy Carbonneau and Michel Therrien and Pittsburgh's

Goal of the Century … so far

Yes, Andrei Kostitsyn scored a beauty last night.

But Rick Nash potted one for the ages. Check it out on YouTube and click on a few different versions.

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Game 46: Habs solve Thrashers in shootout

Canadiens captain Saku Koivu beats Thrashers goalie Kari Lehtonen in the shootout for the game-winning goal.
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Habs taking no chances with flu bug

From Atlanta, The Gazette's Pat Hickey sends this note:

The Canadiens are doing everything they can to avoid a recurrence of the gastro-intestinal problems that ran through

PuckCast, Vol. 2, No. 13 [Podcast]

The Canadiens head into Atlanta tomorrow night with two wins in three games on their four-game road trip, not the perfect record coach Guy Carbonneau was after, but