Canadiens hero Andrei Markov celebrates his game-winning, shootout goal tonight vs. Pittsburgh.
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Pat Hickey sends along these words from the scrummed Sidney Crosby after today's pregame morning skate. Clip runs
Through last night's 7-4 victory over Carolina in Raleigh, N.C.:
Congratuiations to Canadiens forward Alex Kovalev, who last night scored the 800th point of his NHL career – in his 1,000th game.
Alex Kovalev accepts the congratulations of teammate
Tomas Plekanec celebrates his first goal tonight. His two-goal, two-assist performance is the best of his NHL career.
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CBS Sports is conducting a Sweater Showdown and the Canadiens jersey has reached the final against the Chicago Blackhawks.
To reach the final, the CH defeated Columbus, Calgary
The Gazette's Pat Hickey reports from Raleigh that forward Steve Bégin will be in the lineup tonight when the Canadiens take on the Carolina Hurricanes. That means there
The Gazette's Pat Hickey writes that the Canadiens embark on their first back-to-back series of the season tonight as they take on the Carolina Hurricanes before travelling
Alex Kovalev reaches a milestone.
Jana Chytilova, Ottawa Citizen
Alex Kovalev will become the third member of the Canadiens to play in his 1,000th NHL game this month when
The Gazette's Pat Hickey reports that one of Michael Ryder's main goals this season was to improve on the minus-25 rating he had last season despite scoring 30