MONTREAL, QUE.: JANUARY 9, 2017 -- Montreal Canadiens center Tomas Plekanec (14) is checked by Washington Capitals center Liam O'Brien (87) during 1st period NHL action at the Bell Centre in Montreal, on Monday, January 9, 2017. (Dave Sidaway / MONTREAL GAZETTE)

Game Day: Plekanec a game time decision for Canadiens

Pat Hickey Montreal Gazette Tomas Plekanec will be a game-time decision when the Canadiens face the Winnipeg Jets at MTS Centre Wednesday (7:30 p.m., Sportsnet, RDS, TVA Sports, TSN 690 Radio). Plekanec wasn’t feeling well and he skipped the morning […]

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Three members of Canadiens headed to NHL All-Star Game

STU COWAN Three members of the Canadiens will be headed to the NHL All-Star Game at the end of this month in Los Angeles. The NHL announced on Tuesday that defenceman


About last night … Caps stomp Canadiens 4-1

Hit the panic button: The Canadiens are winless on home ice this year. OK, I promise that's the last cheap 2017 joke.  Laughs were rare at the Bell Centre. Washington

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Game Day: Paul Byron will return to Canadiens lineup vs. Capitals

STU COWAN Paul Byron will return to the Canadiens lineup Monday night at the Bell Centre against the Washington Capitals (7:30 p.m., SNE, RDS, TSN Radio 690) after missing

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Canadiens Notebook: Andrew Shaw and Paul Byron both skate before Capitals’ Sunday practice

STU COWAN While the Canadiens had the day off Sunday, the Washington Capitals held a noon-hour practice in Brossard before their matchup Monday night at the Bell Centre (7:30


About last night … Canadiens beat Toronto 5-3

Elliotte Friedman put it best during Hockey Night in Canada's postgame show: "Some time in the near future, I want seven games of that." "That" was 60 minutes of wide-open,

DALLAS, TX - JANUARY 04:  Brendan Gallagher #11 of the Montreal Canadiens skates the puck against Jason Spezza #90 of the Dallas Stars at American Airlines Center on January 4, 2017 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Gallagher out at least eight weeks with broken hand; Scherbak set to make NHL debut

Pat Hickey Montreal Gazette The Canadiens announced Friday that forward Brendan Gallagher will be out at least eight weeks after undergoing surgery Thursday to repair a broken left hand. Gallagher suffered the

MONTREAL QUE: JANUARY 14 2009--Montreal Canadiens Georges Laraque warms up during the pre-game skate as the Canadiens prepare to take on the Dallas Stars in NHL action in Montreal, Thursday January 14th 2010.  (THE GAZETTE/Allen McInnis)

HI/O Show Bonus: One-on-one with Georges Laraque

In one of our Hockey Inside/Out Show bonus segments, former Canadien Georges Laraque — in an exclusive one-on-one interview — talks about fighting in the NHL, the Habs' most

Alex Galchenyuk #27 of the Montreal Canadiens skates during the NHL game against the Boston Bruins at the Bell Centre on November 8, 2016 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.  The Montreal Canadiens defeated the Boston Bruins 3-2.  (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images) ORG XMIT: 672869373

Markov, Galchenyuk to rejoin team; Gallagher headed home, while Scherbak, Andrighetto called up

The Canadiens announced Thursday that Brendan Gallagher will return to Montreal to be evaluated by team doctors after leaving Wednesday night's game in Dallas with an injured left


About last night … Canadiens beat Stars 4-3 in OT

Not a bad night for the Canadiens ... and for Canada. The juniors are on their way to the championship final against the U.S. Thursday night. The Canadiens are on