Former Hab Kovalev announces his retirement

ShareFormer Canadien Alex Kovalev has officially announced his retirement from hockey at age 41 after not playing in the NHL this past season. According to the International Ice Hockey Federation’s website, Kovalev made the announcement in an interview with Swiss […]

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Gionta, Gorges headed to Sabres; Habs sign Malhotra, Weaver and others

The Canadiens will be looking for a new captain for the 2014-15 season. After failing to reach a contract agreement with Brian Gionta before the Canada Day

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Gorges stunned by Habs’ desire to trade him, now waiting for next move

Josh Gorges believes he's played his last game for the Canadiens. Grant Halverson, Getty Images DAVE STUBBS The Gazette The bomb rocked Josh Gorges on Saturday, his agent calling with a request

Habs trade Brière to Colorado for Parenteau

Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin announced Monday afternoon that he has traded forward Daniel Brière to the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for forward Pierre-Alexandre

Habs’ Subban already in gym training for next season; Gorges could be on way out

While his agent, Don Meehan, negotiates with Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin about a new contract for P.K. Subban, the restricted free-agent defenceman is already back in the gym. Subban

Defenceman Lernout, forward Audette among Habs’ six draft picks

The second day of the NHL Draft started Saturday morning with the Buffalo Sabres selecting Brendan Lemieux, the son of former Canadien Claude Lemieux,

Habs select Russian forward Scherbak with first-round pick

The Canadiens chose Russian forward Nikita Scherbak from the Saskatoon Blades as their first-round pick in the NHL entry draft. The 6-foot-1, 172-pound Moscow native led the Blades

Subban happy to let agent handle contract talks with Habs

Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin and Don Meehan, the agent for P.K. Subban, met Thursday in Philadelphia on the eve of the NHL draft to talk about a

Who will be the Habs’ first-round pick? (with Trevor Timmins audio)

To listen to what Trevor Timmins, the Canadiens' director of amateur scouting, had to say to the media Thursday afternoon in Philadelphia, click here: Who will the

‘I feel like it’s my home,’ Habs’ Markov says about Montreal

For the third time in his 13-season NHL career, Andrei Markov decided not to test the free-agent sweepstakes, instead signing a new three-year, $17.25-million contract with the Canadiens