About last night …

It’s no secret: Your Montreal Canadiens need a scoring forward. But General Manager Marc Bergevin might have to make an addition to his shopping list, because his team needs an exorcist. How in the world did that snakebite, luckless team […]

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MONTREAL, QUE.: October 05, 2015 -- Montreal Canadiens Jared Tinordi speaks to reporters after practice at the team's training facility in Brossard, outside Montreal Monday October 05, 2015.  Tinordi will start the season on the Canadiens roster.   (John Mahoney / MONTREAL GAZETTE)

Canadiens captain Pacioretty pays great tribute to former teammate Tinordi

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE Canadiens captain Max Pacioretty paid a very nice tribute to former teammate Jarred Tinordi after the team's morning skate in St. Louis

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Canadiens-Blues Preview: Two teams headed in opposite directions

Canadiens vs. Blues

Scottrade Center, Saturday, 7 p.m., SN, TVA Sports, TSN-690 Radio PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE The matchup: This is the second of two meetings between these teams that have gone in different


This Date in Habs History: Jan. 16

Jan. 16, 1958: Dickie Moore scored twice to reach the 100-goal mark in his NHL career and also added an assist in a 5-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs at the

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Canadiens acquire John Scott as Jarred Tinordi goes to Coyotes; Alex Galchenyuk back on wing

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE The Canadiens have added an all-star to their roster. But before you get too excited, that all-star is John Scott. Scott, a 6-foot-8, 260-pound forward with

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Canadiens call up Jacob de la Rose from AHL, send down Sven Andrighetto and Daniel Carr

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE The Canadiens announced before practice Friday morning in Brossard that they have called up Jacob de la Rose from the AHL's St.


This Date in Habs History: Jan. 15

Jan. 15, 1927: George Hainsworth recorded the fifth shutout of his rookie season and Aurèle Joliat scored the only goal in a 1-0 win over the Montreal Maroons. Jan. 15, 1928: Howie


About last night …

Maybe the scouts knew something the fans didn't. There were a dozen empty chairs in the section of the Bell Centre press box reserved for visiting scouts. "Chicago isn't trading

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Blackhawks vs. Canadiens Preview: Devante Smith-Pelly will be healthy scratch for Habs

Blackhawks vs. Canadiens

Thursday, Bell Centre, 7:30 p.m., SNE, RDS, TSN Radio 690 PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE The matchup: The Blackhawks arrive in Montreal as the hottest team in the NHL. They

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‘Let’s talk about hockey,’ Canadiens’ Andrei Markov says ahead of game vs. Blackhawks


Andrei Markov probably spoke for the entire Canadiens locker room — and a lot of Habs fans — when he told reporters after practice