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Shootout save of the year at All-Star Skills? Luongo might have…

Shootout save of the year at All-Star Skills? Luongo might have made it so

thehockeynews.com Updated 7 hours ago
The All-Star weekend may be all about offense, but in the final event of the Skills Competition, the shootout relay, Florida Panthers netminder Roberto Luongo made one of the best shootout stops you’ll see all season. With Montreal Canadiens winger Jiri…
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  • Timeline: The NHL and the international game

    Timeline: The NHL and the international game

    NHL.com 16 hours ago
    1938 - The Montreal Canadiens and Detroit Red Wings play a series of postseason exhibition games in Europe. This is the first overseas tour by NHL players. 1959 - The Boston Bruins and New York Rangers make the second tour of Europe by NHL club...
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  • NHL announces 2016 outdoor games in Boston, Minnesota and Denve…

    NHL announces 2016 outdoor games in Boston, Minnesota and Denver

    The NHL formally announced their slate of outdoor games for the 2015-16 season, confirming what had leaked over the last few weeks. The Boston Bruins will host the Montreal Canadiens at Foxboro Stadium in the 2016 Winter Classic on Jan. 1. The Minnesota…
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  • Pens take more wind out of all-star weekend, announce Sidney Cr…

    Pens take more wind out of all-star weekend, announce Sidney Crosby & Evgeni Malkin won’t play

    thehockeynews.com Jan 22 (2 days ago)
    Early Thursday afternoon, the Pittsburgh Penguins announced superstar center Evgeni Malkin would not participate in the 2015 NHL all-star game in Columbus due to a lower-body injury. Early Thursday evening, they took even more wind out of the event by r…
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  • Report: Minnesota, Colorado to host NHL outdoor games next seas…

    Report: Minnesota, Colorado to host NHL outdoor games next season

    thehockeynews.com Jan 21 (3 days ago)
    The Colorado Avalanche and Minnesota Wild will each host outdoor games next season, according to a report Wednesday from TSN’s Bob McKenzie. The games will complement the Jan. 1 Winter Classic, which will take place in Boston’s Gillette Stadium and feat…
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  • Seriously, Scott Gomez has been effective for New Jersey

    Seriously, Scott Gomez has been effective for New Jersey

    thehockeynews.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    It’s hard to fathom that one of the most maligned players in the history of the Montreal Canadiens, one that was ridiculed for his lack of goal scoring prowess for years after those same Habs bought him out, and one who couldn’t get a contract in the NH…
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  • NHL Three Stars: Overtime heroes and Ovechkin breaks camera

    NHL Three Stars: Overtime heroes and Ovechkin breaks camera

    yahoo.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    No. 1 Star: Carey Price, Montreal Canadiens The Habs goalie made 36 saves in their 2-1 overtime win over the Nashville Predators, on a P.K. Subban power-play goal. That includes 27 saves in the first two periods as Montreal was limited to 13 shots. No. …
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  • P.K. Subban scores in overtime as Canadiens get past Predators …

    P.K. Subban scores in overtime as Canadiens get past Predators 2-1

    NHL.com Jan 21 (4 days ago)
    MONTREAL - Goaltender Carey Price produced a 36-save gem in his return from an injury for the Montreal Canadiens. Price, who is headed to the all-star game this week in Columbus, saw his team outshot 25-4 through the first 30 minutes only to ...
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  • Source: Bruins to host '16 Classic at Gillette

    Source: Bruins to host '16 Classic at Gillette

    ESPN.com yahoo.com thehockeynews.com Jan 19 (6 days ago)
    The Boston Bruins will host the Montreal Canadiens in the 2016 NHL Winter Classic at Gillette Stadium, a league source confirmed Monday.
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  • Canadiens' Price could return Tuesday vs. Predators

    Canadiens' Price could return Tuesday vs. Predators

    NHL.com Jan 19 (6 days ago)
    BROSSARD, Quebec -- Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price took part in practice Monday and said if he wakes up Tuesday morning feeling good he should be able to face the Nashville Predators that evening. "We'll see in the morning," Price re...
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  • Plekanec with four-point night as Habs beat Islanders 6-4

    Plekanec with four-point night as Habs beat Islanders 6-4

    NHL.com Jan 19 (6 days ago)
    MONTREAL - The Montreal Canadiens wanted to jump out to a quick start on Saturday, and that's exactly what they did— three times. The Canadiens, not known for their quick starts to games, scored early in all three periods of their 6-4 victory...
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  • Peter Laviolette rages at referee for winking at Blackhawks ben…

    Peter Laviolette rages at referee for winking at Blackhawks bench (Video)

    yahoo.com Jan 18 (6 days ago)
    It’s subtle, but one gets the idea that Peter Laviolette is rather distrusting of the National Hockey League’s on-ice officials. This is the man who introduced the concept of “Montreal Typical!” into the hockey lexicon, accusing the refs of favoring the…
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  • Goalies scoring goals: a fluky and fabulous history

    Goalies scoring goals: a fluky and fabulous history

    Reto Berra joined some heady company on Friday when he scored a goal by shooting the puck down the ice in an AHL game. It’s a rare occasion when a goalie gets credit for the other team scoring on their own net, but it’s even rarer for a goalie to actual…
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  • Georges Laraque is making a comeback, and he’s doing it in Norw…

    Georges Laraque is making a comeback, and he’s doing it in Norway

    Georges Laraque hasn’t laced up the skates to play professional hockey in five years, but he’s signed a deal to play his first professional game since the 2009-10 season. Laraque, 38, has signed a one-week contract with Fana IHK of the Norwegian second …
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  • Bobby Ryan annihilated Alex Galchenyuk last night

    Bobby Ryan annihilated Alex Galchenyuk last night

    Boooooooooooooooommmmmm! Props to Alex Galchenyuk for popping right back up after that huge hit from Ottawa’s Bobby Ryan. The Sens would get the last laugh on the scoreboard, too, beating Montreal 4-1.
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  • Pageau's first of season stands up as winner as Sens beat Habs …

    Pageau's first of season stands up as winner as Sens beat Habs 4-1

    NHL.com Jan 15
    OTTAWA - Jean-Gabriel Pageau's first goal of the season proved to be the game winner Thursday night as the Ottawa Senators defeated the Montreal Canadiens 4-1. Mika Zibanejad, Erik Karlsson and Erik Condra also scored for the Senators (18-17-...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Habs power play beats CBJ; Holtby shut-out; Pe…

    NHL Three Stars: Habs power play beats CBJ; Holtby shut-out; Perry hat-trick

    yahoo.com Jan 15
    No. 1 Star: Max Pacioretty, Montreal Canadiens Coming into the third period, the Habs were down 1-0 to Columbus, and 0-for-4 on the power play. After Ryan Johansen scored to put 'Lumbus up by two, Montreal decided they should do something with special t…
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  • Pacioretty scores 2 power-play goals, Subban adds another in Ca…

    Pacioretty scores 2 power-play goals, Subban adds another in Canadiens' 3-2 win over Columbus

    NHL.com Jan 14
    COLUMBUS, Ohio - Max Pacioretty scored two power-play goals, and P.K. Subban added another — all in a span of 3:53 of the third period — to lead the Montreal Canadiens to a 3-2 comeback victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Wednesday night. ...
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  • P.K. Subban blackface skit gets Quebec theater condemned by art…

    P.K. Subban blackface skit gets Quebec theater condemned by artists

    yahoo.com Jan 14
    Last month, Théâtre du Rideau Vert In Quebec held their year-end show, "Revue et Corrigée." It featured a series of skits, including one that had an actor portraying Montreal Canadiens star P.K. Subban. And, of course, he was portrayed by an a…
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  • Brandon Prust, P.K. Subban throw down at Canadiens practice

    Brandon Prust, P.K. Subban throw down at Canadiens practice

    Earlier this season during a Montreal Canadiens practice, P.K. Subban tried his hand at taking on Brandon Prust in a one-on-one bout. The resulting “fight” was somewhat one-sided, with Prust getting the upper hand early. It seems as though Subban hasn’t…
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  • Video - Canadiens Edge Predators In OT 01:31

    Canadiens Edge Predators In OT

    Jan 20
    P.K. Subban's goal helped the Canadiens top the Predators 2-1 in overtime.
  • Video - Habs Down Islanders 00:44

    Habs Down Islanders

    Jan 17
    Tomas Plekanec scored two goals and recorded two assists in the Canadiens' 6-4 win over the Islanders.
  • Video - Senators Skate Past Canadiens 01:03

    Senators Skate Past Canadiens

    Jan 15
    Ottawa scored two goals in the first period and went on to beat Montreal 4-1.
  • Video - Pacioretty, Canadiens Rally Past Blue Jackets 00:39

    Pacioretty, Canadiens Rally Past Blue Jackets

    Jan 14
    Max Pacioretty scored two third-period goals in the Canadiens' 3-2 win over the Blue Jackets.

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