Updated audio: Price gets start vs. Thrashers

The Gazette’s Pat Hickey reports from the Bell Centre after today’s Canadiens practice that Guy Carbonneau will go with Carey Price in goal tomorrow vs. the Atlanta Thrashers.

Lots of speculation around the arena about trades, but no

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Loyalty buys Sundin abuse of Leafs fans

A tale of two captains: how would Habs fans react if Koivu made the same call as Sundin?
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You can't win: Mats Sundin, one

Habs, Sens seem to be leading Hossa lottery

The Canadiens and Ottawa Senators might be leading the race for prized Atlanta Thrasher Marian Hossa, according to Bob McKenzie. And the well-plugged-in TSN commentator thinks

It’s time to focus on defence: Kovalev

Canadiens sniper Alex Kovalev says the Canadiens must tighten up defensively and stop coughing up so many goals. And defenceman Mike Komisarek, used sparingly Saturday against

NHL trade deadline: Q & A

As the trade deadline of 3 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Feb. 26 approaches, the National Hockey League has prepared the following Q & A for media. We share

Gainey’s No. 23 joins retired Habs legends

Updated Sunday 11:08 a.m.

Bob Gainey watches his banner rise to the rafters of the Bell Centre during Saturday's number-retirement ceremony.
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With his

One-on-One: Dandenault happy to come home

Coming into his third season with the Canadiens, Mathieu Dandenault had to adapt his game to maintain his spot on the roster and he has done so, making

Game 63: Canadiens blanked on Gainey Night

Updated 10:40 pm with audio

Canadiens goalie Carey Price and defenceman Josh Gorges team up to stop Columbus forward Rick Nash.
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One man’s view: Koivu for Jokinen

And Ken Campbell of The Hockey News explains why this trade would put the Canadiens over the top in their bid for a run at the

Gainey’s No. 23 joins immortals tonight

Updated Saturday 7:10 a.m.

The Canadiens will retire Hall of Famer and current general manager Bob Gainey's No. 23 during a pre-game ceremony tonight, prior to the Canadiens-Blue Jackets