One-on-one: Plekanec basks in the spotlight

Tomas Plekanec wears a turtleneck under his jersey, but he’s no slowpoke.
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In today’s one-on-one, The Gazette’s Kevin Mio sits d

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Ex-Hab Gingras spreads hockey cheer

Former Canadien Gaston Gingras will return to Salluit, 1,500 km north of Montreal, in the Inuit territory known as Nunavik, next month for his

Fallen star Ryder will be hard to move

From Atlanta, The Gazette Pat Hickey asks, "Is there a player in the National Hockey League whose star has fallen faster than Michael

Game 35: Thrashers edge Habs in shootout

Updated Sunday 6:20 am ET with new links, Carbonneau audio

Canadiens' Cristobal Huet is cleanly beaten by Atlanta Thrashers' Marian Hossa for a shootout goal.
Tammi Chappell, Reuters

Game 34: Latendresse, Huet start trip with a win

Links updated at 6:58 am ET

Canadiens' Guillaume Latendresse (centre) celebrates the second of his goals with teammates.
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Huet, Latendresse to face Capitals; Ryder sits

Here's an update from Washington.

Cristobal Huet starts in goal after Carey Price had started seven consecutive games.

Michael Ryder sits while Guillaume Latendresse will be back in

Canadiens scratch pre-trip practice

Canadiens head coach Guy Carbonneau scratched today's planned Verdun practice, sending his team into off-ice workouts at the Bell Centre before the club leaves this afternoon for Washington

Injury doesn’t help Huet in all-star voting

The groin injury that kept Canadiens goalie Cristobal Huet on the sidelines this month might cost him a second consecutive trip to the NHL All-Star Game.

Canadiens stumble on road out of town

Gazette coverage of last night's 3-2, what-was-that? loss by the Canadiens to the Florida Panthers, as the Habs lift anchor and depart today for a six-game road trip,

Game 33: Panthers continue dominance of Habs

Former Canadien Richard Zednik leaps to screen Habs goalie Carey Price during Florida's 3-2 Bell Centre victory tonight.
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