About last night … Canadiens skunked 4-0 in Boston

Oh, it’s going to be a fun week in Montreal. The Canadiens are idle for five days. They return to action Saturday at the Bell Centre against Winnipeg. Of course, a case can be made that the Canadiens have been idle […]

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About last night … Canadiens lose 4-2 to Blues

Shall we get the second-guessing out of the way? Al Montoya was comical on the Blues goal that opened the scoring. The Canadiens' backup goaltender lost his balance and was

Montreal Canadiens defenceman Shea Weber blocks a centering pass during second period of National Hockey League game against the Vancouver Canucks in Montreal Wednesday November 2, 2016.  His defence partner Alexei Emelin is at right.   (John Mahoney / MONTREAL GAZETTE)

BONUS: No cause for concern despite drop in Shea Weber’s play

Here’s a bonus segment from this week’s HI/O show. 

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Game Day: Al Montoya will start for Canadiens against Blues

STU COWAN Al Montoya will be in goal for the Canadiens Saturday night when they play the St. Louis Blues at the Bell Centre (7 p.m., CITY, TVA Sports,


About last night … Canadiens edge Coyotes 5-4 in OT

Has there been a bigger goal this season than Alex Galchenyuk's Overtime winner in Arizona? Don't think so. The Canadiens rode a season-worst four-game losing streak into Gila River Arena

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Canadiens Game Day: McCarron, Carr add grit to fourth line vs. Coyotes

Pat Hickey Montreal Gazette Canadiens head coach Michel Therrien isn't wasting any time putting Mike McCarron and Daniel Carr to work. The two were recalled from the AHL's St. John's IceCaps


Canadiens recall McCarron, Carr and send De La Rose to AHL

The Canadiens announced Wednesday that forwards Michael McCarron and Daniel Carr have been recalled from the American Hockey League and will join the team in Arizona for Thursday's

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About last night … Canadiens lose 4-0 to Colorado

Is it time to dust off the panic button? Or should we wait for Thursday night's game in Arizona? The Canadiens' 4-0 loss in Denver Tuesday was their season-worst fourth

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Canadiens Game Day: Brendan Gallagher ‘close’ to a return, Therrien confirms

With practice time at a premium, head coach Michel Therrien used the morning skate prior to Tuesday’s game against the Avalanche for a full practice,

MONTREAL, QUE.: FEBRUARY  4, 2017 -- Montreal Canadiens Max Pacioretty lifts the stick of  Washington Capitals Matt Niskanen during third period of National Hockey League game in Montreal Saturday February 4, 2017. (John Mahoney / MONTREAL GAZETTE) ORG XMIT: 58058 - 4820

Is Pacioretty underappreciated in Montreal?

Brendan Kelly Montreal Gazette Max Pacioretty just can’t get no love in this town. Respect, yes. Genuine affection, not so much. It’s a weird thing. The Montreal Canadiens' captain has one of