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NHL PREVIEW: Subban and Luongo among players to watch in the 2014-15 NHL season

NHL.com Updated 3 hours ago
The 2014-15 NHL season opens Oct. 8. Here are 10 players fans should keep an eye on: P.K. Subban, Montreal Canadiens Subban starts a US$72-million, eight-year contract hoping nothing changes in the way teammates and coach Michel Therrien l...
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  • Jarred Tinordi ejected for clean hit – but don’t be mad, Canadi…

    Jarred Tinordi ejected for clean hit – but don’t be mad, Canadiens fans

    thehockeynews.com Sep 29 (yesterday)
    We’ve known for some time the NHL is at a crossroads when it comes to concussions and protecting the heads of players. In the past – and in putting the sport ahead of those who participate in it – the league has had a default position of giving aggressi…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Will Steven Stamkos stay put in Tampa Bay?

    Rumor Roundup: Will Steven Stamkos stay put in Tampa Bay?

    thehockeynews.com Sep 29 (yesterday)
    NBA superstar LeBron James returning home to Cleveland sparked speculation this summer in the Toronto media suggesting Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos could do the same and sign with the Maple Leafs as a free agent in 2016. The Leafs lack a ho…
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  • Braden Holtby head-bangs his mask off vs. Montreal (Video)

    Braden Holtby head-bangs his mask off vs. Montreal (Video)

    yahoo.com Sep 29 (yesterday)
    After the high stick of delightful Montreal Canadiens pest Brendan Gallagher twisted it sideways, Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby had but one reaction in a game on Sunday: HEAD-BANG’N THAT MASK OFF. Seriously, that was 1983 Judas Priest concert…
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  • Joel Ward scores winner late in third period as Capitals blank …

    Joel Ward scores winner late in third period as Capitals blank Canadiens 2-0

    thehockeynews.com Sep 28 (yesterday)
    Joel Ward scores winner late in third period as Capitals blank Canadiens 2-0
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  • Prust breakaway goal lifts Canadiens 3-2 over Avalanche at Coli…

    Prust breakaway goal lifts Canadiens 3-2 over Avalanche at Colisee

    thehockeynews.com Sep 26 (4 days ago)
    Prust breakaway goal lifts Canadiens 3-2 over Avalanche at Colisee
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  • Preseason roundup: Kings top Ducks in shootout

    Preseason roundup: Kings top Ducks in shootout

    NHL.com Sep 25 (5 days ago)
    Los Angeles Kings goalie Martin Jones stopped Ryan Kesler in the shootout in his Anaheim Ducks debut to secure a 4-3 preseason win at Staples Center on Friday. Tyler Toffoli and Dwight King scored in regulation and in the shootout for Los Angel...
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  • Galchenyuk scores in OT as Canadiens down Avalanche 3-2 in pre-…

    Galchenyuk scores in OT as Canadiens down Avalanche 3-2 in pre-season game

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com Sep 25 (5 days ago)
    MONTREAL - Alex Galchenyuk scored 3:28 into overtime to give the Montreal Canadiens a 3-2 victory the Colorado Avalanche in NHL pre-season action Thursday night. Galchenyuk stickhandled around Tyson Barrie and beat Reto Berra with a quick sho...
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  • Canadiens prospect Michael McCarron out six weeks with shoulder…

    Canadiens prospect Michael McCarron out six weeks with shoulder injury

    NHL.com Sep 25 (5 days ago)
    MONTREAL - Montreal Canadiens prospect Michael McCarron will be out for six weeks with a shoulder injury. McCarron was injured in Tuesday night's pre-season game against the Boston Bruins. The six-foot-five, 237-pound right-winger was the ...
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  • Canadiens prospect Michael McCarron out six weeks with shoulder…

    Canadiens prospect Michael McCarron out six weeks with shoulder injury

    thehockeynews.com Sep 25 (5 days ago)
    Canadiens prospect Michael McCarron out six weeks with shoulder injury
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  • Ex-Canadiens defenceman Gorges stands by decision not to accept…

    Ex-Canadiens defenceman Gorges stands by decision not to accept trade to Leafs

    thehockeynews.com Sep 25 (5 days ago)
    Ex-Canadiens defenceman Gorges stands by decision not to accept trade to Leafs
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  • Vancouver Sun apologizes for photo calling Jordan Subban ‘dark …

    Vancouver Sun apologizes for photo calling Jordan Subban ‘dark guy in middle’

    yahoo.com Sep 24 (6 days ago)
    Jordan Subban, the younger brother of Montreal Canadiens star P.K. Subban, scored his first goal in the NHL of any kind for the Vancouver Canucks in their exhibition game against the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night. Naturally, the Vancouver Sun spotlig…
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  • Late Drayson Bowman goal gives Canadiens 3-2 comeback win over …

    Late Drayson Bowman goal gives Canadiens 3-2 comeback win over Bruins

    thehockeynews.com Sep 23 (7 days ago)
    Late Drayson Bowman goal gives Canadiens 3-2 comeback win over Bruins
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  • New alternate captain Plekanec embraces role as mentor to young…

    New alternate captain Plekanec embraces role as mentor to young Canadiens

    thehockeynews.com Sep 23 (7 days ago)
    New alternate captain Plekanec embraces role as mentor to young Canadiens
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  • 2014-15 NHL preview: Montreal Canadiens

    2014-15 NHL preview: Montreal Canadiens

    ESPN.com Sep 22
    ESPN.com previews the 2014-15 NHL season with a look at the Montreal Canadiens.
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  • Former NHL goaltender Riendeau named assistant GM of Hamilton B…

    Former NHL goaltender Riendeau named assistant GM of Hamilton Bulldogs

    NHL.com Sep 22
    HAMILTON - Former NHL goaltender Vincent Riendeau has been named as an assistant general manager of the American Hockey League's Hamilton Bulldogs. The 48-year-old joined the Montreal Canadiens organization as Hamilton's goaltending consultan...
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  • Habs Galchenyuk just wants to be more productive, at centre or …

    Habs Galchenyuk just wants to be more productive, at centre or on the wing

    NHL.com Sep 18
    BROSSARD, Que. - Alex Galchenyuk feels it is time to step up and become a dominant player, whether it is at centre or on left wing. The 20-year-old will be tried out at centre during the Montreal Canadiens training camp after spending most of...
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  • 10 RFAs who missed training camp and how their disputes were re…

    10 RFAs who missed training camp and how their disputes were resolved

    Ryan Johansen’s contract negotiations with the Columbus Blue Jackets are…contentious. Yesterday started with Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen drawing a line in the sand by insinuating the start of training camp as a cut off point. Later on, team preside…
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  • Canadiens plan to move Galchenyuk to center: report

    Canadiens plan to move Galchenyuk to center: report

    Alex Galchenyuk played left wing in his first two seasons with the Montreal Canadiens, but the team is planning to move him to center, TSN's Bob McKenzie reported Tuesday. During an interview with Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin, it was...
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  • Video - Atlantic Division Preview 05:26

    Atlantic Division Preview

    Sep 23
    Scott Burnside and Craig Custance preview the Atlantic Division and ask if anyone can catch the Bruins for the top of the standings.
  • Video - Habs Looking To Build On Last Season's Success 03:21

    Habs Looking To Build On Last Season's Success

    Sep 19
    Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban discusses what's in store for the Canadiens this season.
  • Video - Eastern Conference Risers And Fallers 07:40

    Eastern Conference Risers And Fallers

    Sep 16
    Scott Burnside, Pierre LeBrun, Katie Strang and Craig Custance look at the teams in the NHL's Eastern Conference that improved in the offseason, and those that are starting to slide backward.
  • Video - NHL Free-Agency Preview 06:31

    NHL Free-Agency Preview

    Jun 15
    Scott Burnside, Pierre LeBrun and Craig Custance preview the biggest names hitting the free-agent market and which teams will be trying to chase them down.

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