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John Gibson makes 37 saves, and Anaheim Ducks take down Montrea…

John Gibson makes 37 saves, and Anaheim Ducks take down Montreal 3-1 to claim overall NHL lead

NHL.com Updated 20 hours ago
ANAHEIM, Calif. - John Gibson made 37 saves, and the Anaheim Ducks moved back atop the overall NHL standings with a 3-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night in a meeting of conference leaders. Francois Beauchemin and Rickard...
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  • Ducks keep Canadiens quiet in showdown

    Ducks keep Canadiens quiet in showdown

    ESPN.com 20 hours ago
    John Gibson made 37 saves, and the Anaheim Ducks moved back atop the overall NHL standings with a 3-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night in a meeting of conference leaders.
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  • Brent Burns’ hand-eye coordination saves Alex Stalock’s shutout…

    Brent Burns’ hand-eye coordination saves Alex Stalock’s shutout in closest no-goal call of the season

    thehockeynews.com Mar 3 (2 days ago)
    To say Brent Burns saved Alex Stalock’s shutout by a hair would be to assume that a hair would be a slim enough margin. With San Jose up 3-0 nearly midway through the final frame, it appeared Montreal was about to break through with and get on the board…
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  • New Shark Smith scores in win over Habs

    New Shark Smith scores in win over Habs

    ESPN.com Mar 3 (3 days ago)
    Ben Smith scored just hours after being acquired by San Jose in a deadline deal, and the Sharks shut out Montreal for the third straight meeting with a 4-0 win over the Canadiens on Monday.
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  • NHL Capsules: SAN JOSE, Calif. - Ben Smith scored just hours af…

    NHL Capsules: SAN JOSE, Calif. - Ben Smith scored just hours af…

    NHL.com Mar 3 (3 days ago)
    SAN JOSE, Calif. - Ben Smith scored just hours after being acquired by San Jose in a deadline deal and the Sharks shut out Montreal for the third straight meeting in a 4-0 win over the Canadiens on Monday night. Joe Pavelski, Matt Irwin and P...
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  • Puck Daddy’s 2015 NHL Trade Deadline Live Blog, Hour 6

    Puck Daddy’s 2015 NHL Trade Deadline Live Blog, Hour 6

    yahoo.com Mar 2 (3 days ago)
    3:20 p.m. ET: Sven Baertschi goes from the Calgary Flames to the Vancouver Canucks for a second-round pick, according to TSN. The 22-year old Swiss forward has spent most of this season in the AHL where he's scored eight goals and recorded 21 points in …
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  • Hammond, Subban and Malkin named stars of week

    Hammond, Subban and Malkin named stars of week

    NHL.com Mar 2 (3 days ago)
    NEW YORK – Ottawa Senators goaltender Andrew Hammond, Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban and Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending March 1. FIRST STAR – ANDREW HAMMOND, G, OT...
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  • Habs acquire D Petry from Oilers for picks

    Habs acquire D Petry from Oilers for picks

    ESPN.com yahoo.com Mar 2 (3 days ago)
    The Montreal Canadiens snatched up one of the last remaining rental defenseman, acquiring Jeff Petry from the Edmonton Oilers on Monday morning.
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  • Dubnyk, Price, Ovechkin named NHL 'Three Stars' for February

    Dubnyk, Price, Ovechkin named NHL 'Three Stars' for February

    NHL.com Mar 1 (4 days ago)
    NEW YORK – Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk, Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price and Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the month of February. FIRST STAR – DEVAN DUBNYK, G, MINNES...
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  • Picking winners of five blockbuster trades from the past 25 yea…

    Picking winners of five blockbuster trades from the past 25 years

    thehockeynews.com Feb 28 (5 days ago)
    25 YEARS AGO RANGERS ACQUIRE: Mike Gartner NORTH STARS ACQUIRE: Ulf Dahlen; 1990 4th-rounder (Cal McCowan); 1991 4th-rounder (Alexei Zhitnik) THE BREAKDOWN: After a decade in Washington, Gartner hadn’t played a full season with the North Stars before be…
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  • Blue Jackets’ Corey Tropp scores the nicest disallowed goal you…

    Blue Jackets’ Corey Tropp scores the nicest disallowed goal you might ever see

    thehockeynews.com Feb 26 (7 days ago)
    Blue Jackets left winger Corey Tropp didn’t score a goal that counted Thursday in Columbus’ 5-2 loss to the Montreal Canadiens, but his disallowed goal on star netminder Carey Price was nonetheless a marvel of hand-eye co-ordination. The 25-year-old Tro…
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  • Price stops 25 shots for 10th straight road win to help Canadie…

    Price stops 25 shots for 10th straight road win to help Canadiens beat Blue Jackets 5-2

    NHL.com Feb 26 (7 days ago)
    COLUMBUS, Ohio - Carey Price made 25 saves to extend his franchise-best road winning streak to 10 games, P.K Subban had a goal and two assists, and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 5-2 on Thursday night. Rookie Jacob De L...
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  • Canadiens set to be buyers, Maple Leafs big sellers at NHL trad…

    Canadiens set to be buyers, Maple Leafs big sellers at NHL trade deadline

    NHL.com Feb 26
    Canada's seven NHL teams have seven very different perspectives and goals to accomplish before Monday's NHL trade deadline. Here's a look at where they stand as the clock ticks down to 3 p.m. on March 2. MONTREAL CANADIENS Status: Buyers ...
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  • Wild acquire Sean Bergenheim from Florida, continue push for pl…

    Wild acquire Sean Bergenheim from Florida, continue push for playoff berth

    As the NHL’s March 2 trade deadline draws closer, the number of deals are starting to pick up. Early Tuesday, the Canadiens sent left winger Jiri Sekac to Anaheim for right winger Devante Smith-Pelley – and late the same night, the surging Minnesota Wil…
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  • This is not P.K. Subban, FOX Sports Midwest (Photo)

    This is not P.K. Subban, FOX Sports Midwest (Photo)

    yahoo.com Feb 24
    To the credit of FOX Sports Midwest, which carried the St. Louis Blues’ game against the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night, P.K. Subban: - Does play for the Canadiens. - Is one of three players you’d certainly need to know about heading into a game ag…
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  • THN Trade Deadline Preview: Atlantic Division

    THN Trade Deadline Preview: Atlantic Division

    If there’s going to be trade action in any division, the Atlantic is the one to watch. With Montreal, Tampa Bay and Detroit fighting for top spot, Boston and Florida trading punches in the Wild Card and Toronto set for a full rebuild, there’s potential …
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  • Canadiens trade Sekac to Ducks for Smith-Pelly

    Canadiens trade Sekac to Ducks for Smith-Pelly

    The Montreal Canadiens beefed up their forward group Tuesday by trading some speed and skill to the Anaheim Ducks. The Canadiens traded rookie forward Jiri Sekac to the Ducks for forward Devante Smith-Pelly. Sekac and Smith-Pelly are each 22...
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  • Quick, Sedin and Pacioretty named stars of the week

    Quick, Sedin and Pacioretty named stars of the week

    NHL.com Feb 23
    NEW YORK – Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick, Vancouver Canucks center Henrik Sedin and Montreal Canadiens left wing Max Pacioretty have been named the NHL's "Three Stars" for the week ending Feb. 22. FIRST STAR – JONATHAN QUICK, G, L...
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  • Video - New Shark Smith Scores In Win Over Canadiens 00:53

    New Shark Smith Scores In Win Over Canadiens

    Mar 2
    Ben Smith scored a goal in his first game with the Sharks in their 4-0 win over the Canadiens.
  • Video - Pierre LeBrun's Biggest Deadline Day Stories 02:28

    Pierre LeBrun's Biggest Deadline Day Stories

    Mar 2
    Pierre LeBrun gave high marks to the Canadiens and Blackhawks for their moves at the deadline that set both teams up for a deep run in the playoffs this spring.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL: Trade Deadline Special 18:32

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL: Trade Deadline Special

    Mar 2
    John Buccigross and the ESPN NHL crew break down the biggest trades and the teams that set themselves up best for a Stanley Cup run at the NHL's trade deadline.
  • Video - Pacioretty Scores Twice In Win 00:58

    Pacioretty Scores Twice In Win

    Feb 21
    Max Pacioretty scored two goals to raise his season total to 29 in Montreal's 3-1 win over Columbus.

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