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Flyers vs. Canadiens preview: de la Rose will centre Habs’ fourth line

ShareFlyers vs. Canadiens Tuesday at the Bell Centre, 7:30 p.m., SNE, RDS, TSN Radio 690 PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE Tough challenge: This marks the start of a three-game homestand for the Canadiens against teams that are currently out of playoff positions (Philadelphia, […]

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Former Habs coach Claude Ruel dies at age 76

Former Canadiens coach Claude Ruel has died at age 76. François Gagnon of RDS reported that Ruel was found in an elevator at his Longueuil residence early Monday morning.


About last night …

Is Dale Weise a Top Six NHL forward? On the strength of the weekend's performances, the answer is an emphatic Yes. On Saturday at the Bell Centre, Weise had two goals

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Canadiens vs. Bruins preview: It will be Price vs. Rask

Canadiens vs. Bruins

Sunday at TD Garden, 7:30 p.m., SN, RDS, TSN Radio 690


No brother act: It ended up being too much to ask for. A possible


About last night …

To paraphrase the Shirelles classic: Will you still love them tomorrow? Fans' affection for their Montreal Canadiens peaked on Saturday night. New jersey visited the Bell Centre; and after

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Devils vs. Canadiens preview

Devils vs. Canadiens

Saturday at the Bell Centre, 7 p.m., CITY, TVA SPORTS, TSN Radio 690 PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE You can’t win them all: That was coach Michel Therrien’s outlook after

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Pat Hickey: Habs don’t need Evander Kane

PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE The Canadiens are looking for help up front. The Winnipeg Jets are looking to unload Evander Kane. But if the events of the past week have taught us

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Pacioretty-Desharnais reunited on first line at practice; de la Rose called back up from Hamilton

After an off-day on Wednesday, the Canadiens returned to their practice rink in Brossard Thursday morning as they prepare to face the New Jersey Devils Saturday night at

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Tough schedule ahead for the Canadiens

PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE The Canadiens had a day off Wednesday, which is a good thing because there won’t be many opportunities to relax between now and the end of

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Canadiens send de la Rose back to Hamilton; Subban fined for diving

Jacob de la Rose's first taste of the NHL was a very short one. Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin announced on Wednesday that the 19-year-old forward has been returned