Chipchura says he’s ready for the NHL

Kyle Chipchura is part of a group of 27 prospects taking part in the Canadiens rookie camp that starts today and he hopes it can be his last. Chipchura

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Sixty-two candles for Hall of Fame oversight Rogie Vachon

Stanley Cup and Vézina Trophy winner
David Bier photo, from Gazette files

Former Canadiens goalie Rogie Vachon, the best netminder not in the Hockey Hall of Fame,

The legends who will welcome Gainey, Robinson

Bob Gainey and Larry Robinson will join a very select group this coming season when their No. 23 and No. 19 jerseys are retired. Courtesy of the Canadiens'

Flash! Someone thinks the Canadiens have improved

E.J. Hradek of ESPN thinks the Canadiens are a better team this season, saying they're improved because of their

Noise/Bruit: Brière wasn’t promised first-line status with Habs

La Presse is reporting that Daniel Brière snubbed the Canadiens this offseason because Bob Gainey would not guarantee him a spot on the team's No. 1 line.


Future could be now for Price, other prospects

Canadiens goaltending prospect Carey Price is described as the team's goaltender of the future, but he might advance that timeline somewhat based on his performance during the next

Koivu sets the record straight

Canadiens captain Saku Koivu sat down with The Gazette's Red Fisher to clear the air over the recent controversy surrounding comments he made in La Presse last

Hamrlik ready to take on a new challenge

Roman Hamrlik isn't worried about being compared to Sheldon Souray, so much so that he has even taken Souray's old No. 44, Presse Canadienne reports.

"It's the

Canadiens announce rookie camp attendees

The Canadiens have announced the list of players that will take part in the team's rookie camp starting this Saturday at the Bell Centre.

In all, 27 prospects will

Robinson, Gainey to have numbers retired

The Canadiens will honour two more of their greats this season as they continue preparations for the club's centennial celebration in 2009. In the coming months, the