On the same day GM Marc Bergevin was announced as a nominee for general manager of the year, he faced the media at the Habs’ practice facility in Brossard. The hot topic, once again, was Carey Price.
Montreal Canadiens fans already concerned about Carey Price’s poor performance in the opening round of the NHL Playoffs will find little comfort from a glimpse into the goaltender’s state of mind, which sounds rather solitaire.
Montreal Canadiens right-winger Brendan Gallagher, Florida Panthers centre Jonathan Huberdeau and Chicago Blackhawks left-winger Brandon Saad were named finalists for the Calder Memorial Trophy on Monday.
Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored a hat trick, while Jakob Silfverberg, Kyle Turris and Daniel Alfredsson also notched goals to give the Ottawa Senators a 6-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens in Game Three of the first round series.
CTV Montreal's Brian Wilde, one of the few sports pundits to predict that the Habs would have a solid season, weighs with his thoughts on Carey Price, the fat walrus, Michel Therrien and a possibly glorious Habs short-term future.
Ryan White ignited a three-goal second period and goalie Carey Price was back in top form with 29 saves as the Montreal Canadiens downed the Ottawa Senators 3-1 to even their NHL playoff series on Friday night.
Jakob Silfverberg and Marc Methot scored early in the third period as the Ottawa Senators rode brilliant goaltending from Craig Anderson to a 4-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night.
The Montreal Canadiens have momentum heading into the NHL Playoffs thanks to Saturday’s 4-1 victory at Toronto, which displayed all of the qualities that have the Habs dreaming of a Stanley Cup run 20 years after last hoisting the trophy.
The Canadiens can do little else but look forward to Monday's tilt against the Flyers after Saturday night's disastrous 5-1 loss in Toronto, which featured some of the team's weakest goaltender performances in recent memory.
Alex Ovechkin scored his 26th goal of the season and Jack Hillen got his first as the Washington Capitals stretched their winning run to five games with a 3-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night.
Alex Galchenyuk and Michael Ryder scored goals as the Montreal Canadiens beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 on Saturday to take the season series and open up a three-point advantage atop the Northeast division.
Alex Galchenyuk’s first season with the Montreal Canadiens was filled with such high expectations that any struggles were certain to be scrutinized. An 18-game goalless drought certainly wasn’t helping.
Radek Martinek scored the tiebreaking goal eight minutes into the third period and the New York Islanders handed Montreal its first regulation loss in nearly a month with a 6-3 victory Tuesday night.