Montreal Canadiens v New York Islanders

Game Day: Alexander Radulov will take Max Pacioretty’s spot on Canadiens’ No. 1 line vs. Leafs

STU COWAN “Take shots! Take shots!” “Move it! Move it!” “Execute! Execute!” Those were the words associate coach Kirk Muller was hollering during the Canadiens’ morning skate Saturday at the Bell Centre as the team worked on the power play […]

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MONTREAL, QUE.: OCTOBER 6, 2016-- Montreal Canadiens defenseman Shea Weber, left, speaks with Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price before a puck drop during preseason NHL action against the Toronto Maple leafs at the Bell centre in Montreal on Thursday October 6, 2016.  (Allen McInnis / MONTREAL GAZETTE)

What the Puck: Canadiens’ hot start needs to be tempered with reality

Brendan Kelly Montreal Gazette I am an equal-opportunity kidder, so I’ll start with a P.K. Subban joke and then give you one about Shea Weber. The Subban joke making the rounds

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Canadiens send Daniel Carr down to AHL IceCaps

STU COWAN Canadiens coach Michel Therrien gave his players the day off on Friday, cancelling a scheduled 11 a.m. practice following their 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning

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About last night … Canadiens top Tampa Bay

What a gut-check game! Through the latter stages of the third period, the Canadiens were out of gas. They had played Wednesday night in Brooklyn and were facing a

NASHVILLE, TN - JANUARY 30:  Shea Weber #6 of the Nashville Predators and P.K. Subban #76 of the Montreal Canadiens look on in the AMP Energy NHL Hardest Shot during the 2016 Honda NHL All-Star Skill Competition at Bridgestone Arena on January 30, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) ORG XMIT: 601384993

About last night … Canadiens edge Islanders

By MIKE BOONE Special to The Gazette P.K. Who-bban? Those guys in the photo have switched jerseys, and is there a sentient Montreal Canadiens fan who regrets it? I know: It's early.

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Game Day: Canadiens’ Shea Weber leading NHL in plus/minus heading into game vs. Islanders

STU COWAN Shea Weber's debut with the Canadiens has been a successful one, to say the least. Heading into Wednesday's game in New York against the Islanders (7 p.m., SN1,

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Practice Notebook: Al Montoya will start for Canadiens vs. Islanders

STU COWAN Al Montoya will be in goal for the Canadiens when they visit the New York Islanders Wednesday night (7 p.m., SN1, RDS, TSN Radio 690). Montoya, who was


About last night … Canadiens top Philadelphia

The Bell Centre has a new Russian God. Alexander Radulov's point shot, during a Canadiens' power play 13 minutes into the third period, was tipped home by Brendan Gallagher

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Game Day: Alexander Radulov will be on point with Canadiens’ No. 1 power-play unit

STU COWAN After enjoying a day off on Sunday, the Canadiens were on the ice for a morning skate Monday in Brossard before facing the Philadelphia Flyers at the

FILE--A bloodied Maurice (Rocket) Richard shakes hands with Boston Bruins goaltender (Sugar Jim) Henry after scoring the winning goal in Game 7 of the 1951-52 Stanley Cup semi-final series between the Canadiens and Bruins. Richard died in Montreal, Saturday, May 27, 2000 after a two-year battle with stomach cancer. (CP PHOTO/Hockey Hall of Fame)

About last night … Canadiens at Boston

It took almost 58 minutes for the teams to realize this was a Canadiens-Bruins game. And that's when things got hairy... including a 6-on-3 man advantage for the desperate home team. From