This Date in Habs History: May 16

May 16, 1971: Jean Béliveau recorded two assists, his final career postseason points, in a 4-3 win over the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup final to tie the series 3-3. May 16, 1976: Guy Lafleur scored the game-winner in a 5-3 […]

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This Date in Habs History: May 15

May 15, 1938: In the final game of a nine-game exhbition tour through England and France, the Detroit Red Wings beat the Canadiens 5-2. The Canadiens finished the series


This Date in Habs History: May 14

May 14, 1927: Canadiens owners Leo Dandurand, Leo Letourneau and Joseph Cattarinich donated the Vézina Memorial Trophy to the NHL in memory of former Habs goal Georges Vézina, who

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This Date in Habs History: May 13

May 13, 1933: During the annual meeting of the NHL Board of Governors it was decided that a salary cap of $65,000 per team would take effect for the 1933-34


Condon earns shutout win with Team USA

Canadiens goaltender Mike Condon made 19 saves to earn a shutout as Team USA beat France 4-0 Thursday at the IIHF World Hockey Championship in Russia. "I thought we


This Date in Habs History: May 12

May 12, 1977: Guy Lafleur scored two goals and added two assists in a 4-2 win over the Boston Bruins in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup final


This Date in Habs History: May 11

May 11, 1940: The Canadian Arena Company assumed full ownership of the Canadiens with Senator Donat Raymond as president and William Northey as vice-president.   May 11, 1968: The Canadiens beat


This Date in Habs History: May 10

May 10, 1938: The Canadiens and Detroit Red Wings played their final game of an exhibition tour in Earlscourt, England, with Toe Blake scoring a hat trick to lead Montreal to a 5-4

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Canadiens’ Carey Price becomes a daddy

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE Finally, some good news for the Canadiens. Goalie Carey Price and his wife, Angela, have become parents for the first time with the birth of daughter Liv Anniston


Habs’ Gallagher picks up assist as Canada beats Belarus 8-0

The Canadiens' Brendan Gallagher picked up an assist as Team Canada routed Belarus 8-0 Monday at the IIHF World Hockey Championship in Russia. Canada, the defending champions, improved to