Stories tagged: Montreal Canadiens
Sat., March 31, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
NHL capsules: Penguins earn 12th straight playoff berth; Vegas clinches Pacific Division
The Pittsburgh Penguins’ quest for a three-peat is officially on. Patric Hornqvist picked up his 200th career goal and the two-time defending Stanley Cup champions clinched their 12th straight playoff …
Mon., Jan. 15, 2018, 10:58 p.m.
NHL capsules: John Tavares scores in OT, lifting Islanders to 3rd straight win
John Tavares scored his second goal of the game 1:51 into overtime, lifting the New York Islanders to a 5-4 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Monday night.
Sat., Jan. 13, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Canadiens’ Phillip Danault leaves with head injury after scary play
Brad Marchand scored in the fourth round of a shootout, and the Boston Bruins beat Montreal 4-3 on Saturday night after the Canadiens lost Phillip Danault to a head injury …
Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 7:53 p.m.
Craig Anderson, Senators beat Canadiens 3-0 in NHL 100 Classic
Craig Anderson stopped 28 shots for his 40th career shutout, leading the Ottawa Senators to a 3-0 victory over the Montreal Canadiens in the NHL 100 Classic outdoor game. Jean-Gabriel …
Sun., Oct. 8, 2017, 9:36 p.m.
Henrik Lundqvist helps Rangers shut out Canadiens
Henrik Lundqvist bounced back after getting roughed up the previous night and helped the New York Rangers get their first win of the season.
Sun., July 2, 2017, 7:50 p.m.
Marleau leaves Sharks for Leafs, Price commits to Canadiens
The second day of NHL free agency was a boon for hockey in Canada as one team locked up its franchise goalie and another gave its young star a new …
Fri., April 7, 2017, 8:38 p.m.
Yanni Gourde, Nikita Kucherov help Lightning beat Canadiens 4-2
Rookie Yanni Gourde scored twice, Nikita Kucherov got his 40th of the season and the Tampa Bay Lightning kept their playoff hopes alive with a 4-2 victory over the Montreal …
Mon., April 3, 2017, 10:14 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Canadiens top Panthers to clinch Atlantic Division
Artturi Lehkonen scored twice in the third period and had an assist to help the Montreal Canadiens clinch the Atlantic Division title with a 4-1 victory over the Florida Panthers …
Wed., March 1, 2017, 9:14 p.m.
P.K. Subban expects ‘fun atmosphere’ in Montreal return
P.K. Subban made a big splash in the flashy defenseman’s return to face the Montreal Canadiens.
Tue., Feb. 14, 2017, 5:09 p.m.
Montreal Canadiens fire Michel Therrien, hire Claude Julien as coach
The Montreal Canadiens have fired coach Michel Therrien and hired Claude Julien to replace him. Julien was just fired as coach of the Boston Bruins last week. The Canadiens started …
Sun., Dec. 4, 2016, 9:57 p.m.
NHL roundup: Max Pacioretty propels Canadiens to 5-4 shootout win over Kings
Paul Byron scored the clinching goal in the fourth round of the shootout, and the Montreal Canadiens avoided a winless swing through California with a 5-4 victory over the host …
Fri., Jan. 15, 2016, 5:10 p.m.
Coyotes trade John Scott to Canadiens for Jarred Tinordi
The story of the NHL’s most unlikely All-Star captain took another twist.
Thu., Jan. 7, 2016, 7:33 p.m.
Ducks send Max Friberg to Montreal for goalie Dustin Tokarski
The Anaheim Ducks have traded left wing Max Friberg to the Montreal Canadiens for goalie Dustin Tokarski.
Fri., Jan. 1, 2016, 6:30 p.m.
Winter Classic: Canadiens top Bruins at home of Patriots
Wearing a mask decorated with a New England Patriots theme and autographed by their coach and quarterback, Mike Condon stopped 27 shots to help the visiting Montreal Canadiens beat the …
Sun., March 22, 2015
In brief: Stephen Curry leads Thompson-less Warriors to win
NBA: Stephen Curry bounced back from his worst shooting performance of the season to score 24 points, Leandro Barbosa added a season-high 19 off the bench and the Golden State …
Sat., Nov. 8, 2014
Canadiens set to retire Guy Lapointe’s No. 5
Fun-loving Guy Lapointe will take a stroll down memory lane tonight when the Montreal Canadiens retire his No. 5 jersey at the Bell Centre in Montreal. And he knows who …
Thu., Oct. 9, 2014
In brief: Tomas Plekanec lifts Canadiens past Maple Leafs
NHL: Tomas Plekanec banked a shot off Toronto defenseman Stuart Percy’s skate with 43 seconds left to give the Montreal Canadiens a 4-3 victory over the host Maple Leafs on …
Thu., Oct. 9, 2014
Tomas Plekanec Scored two goals, his second coming with 43 seconds left to give Montreal a 4-3 NHL win.
Sun., Aug. 3, 2014
Canadiens agree with P.K. Subban on 8-year deal
The Canadiens have agreed to terms with defenseman P.K. Subban on an eight-year deal. Subban, who already has a Norris Trophy and Olympic gold medal, would be under contract through …
Sun., June 15, 2014
Canadiens sign Michel Therrien to 4-year extension
The Montreal Canadiens have signed head coach Michel Therrien to a four-year contract extension on Saturday, two weeks after they were eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs. Therrien, who has …
Mon., May 26, 2014
St. Louis’ OT goal lifts Rangers over Habs
NEW YORK – Martin St. Louis put New York within one win of the Stanley Cup finals, scoring 6:02 into overtime to give the Rangers a 3-2 victory over the …
Fri., May 23, 2014
Alex Galchenyuk nets OT goal, Canadiens beat Rangers
NEW YORK – Alex Galchenyuk tipped in a pass at the right post 1:12 into overtime, and the Montreal Canadiens overcame a late tying goal and beat the New York …
Tue., May 20, 2014
Ex-Spokane Chief Dustin Tokarski makes NHL playoff debut
MONTREAL – Dustin Tokarski thought he “played well” in making his first NHL playoff start Monday night. The 24-year-old rookie goaltender and former Spokane Chief knew that wasn’t good enough, …
Mon., May 19, 2014, 10:39 p.m.
Ex-Chief Tokarski makes NHL playoff debut
Dustin Tokarski thought he “played well” in making his first NHL playoff start Monday night.
Wed., May 14, 2014
Game 7 will decide Bruins and Canadiens again
The Boston Bruins crowd has been hostile to Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban (right in photo), booing him every time he touches the puck. And he can’t wait to get …
Mon., May 5, 2014
Montreal prepares for potential problems in playoff rivalry
With tensions already running high between the Canadiens and the Boston Bruins, Montreal officials say they’re staying vigilant to ensure the passion doesn’t get destructive. The city has a reputation …
Mon., April 28, 2014
Canadiens set to play Bruins
The Montreal Canadiens are ready to add another chapter to one of hockey’s greatest rivalries. After eliminating the Tampa Bay Lightning in four games, Montreal is preparing to face Boston …
Wed., April 16, 2014
Young Lightning ready
Led by Rookie of the Year candidate Tyler Johnson, the Tampa Bay Lightning have 14 players who could make their NHL postseason debuts during their Eastern Conference quarterfinal series against …