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Habs Eyes On The Prize Jan 19, 2017
Thursday Habs Headlines: Montreal would be an enticing destination for Kevin Shattenkirk

Thursday Habs Headlines: Montreal would be an enticing destination for Kevin Shattenkirk

In today’s links, some speculation on trade deadline deals, Crosby comments on Therrien, breaking down some things that aren’t working, and much more. Montreal Canadiens news and notes The Canadiens could be one of the most enticing teams for Kevin Shattenkirk to move to on a rental basis. That and a lot more in Elliott Friedman’s always informative 30 Thoughts. [Sportsnet] David Desharnais is skating once again, but has yet to take part in an actual team practice as he recovers from a knee injury. [Twitter] Michel Therrien recently achieved the 400-wins milestone, and the game’s...
Liveblog: Pittsburgh at Canadiens

Liveblog: Pittsburgh at Canadiens

The last time Pittsburgh visited the Bell Centre, Montreal wasn’t nestled under a fresh blanket of snow. The trees still bore leaves on Oct. 10, when Al Montoya made 36 saves and David Desharnais scored twice in a 4-0 Canadiens’ win. […]
Habs Eyes On The Prize Jan 18, 2017
Canadiens focus on the powerplay during practice

Canadiens focus on the powerplay during practice

The Habs spent time working on their woeful powerplay this morning The first news we received this morning was that Carey Price will be facing the Penguins. Carey Price vs Penguins #tvasports— Renaud Lavoie (@renlavoietva) January 18, 2017 The injured players (Andrei Markov, David Desharnais, Brendan Gallagher, and Greg Pateryn) did not take part in practice this morning. The most interesting aspect that came from the morning skate was the powerplay units. The Habs practiced with four forwards on the first wave, with Alex Galchenyuk playing at the point. #Habs: La 1re vague en...
IceCaps Make Roster Moves Amidst Habs’ Injury Epidemic

IceCaps Make Roster Moves Amidst Habs’ Injury Epidemic

Three players signed to PTOs During Wednesday night’s games, the Montreal Canadiens and St. John’s IceCaps suffered numerous injuries to their forward corps. For the Canadiens it was Paul Byron and Brendan Gallagher who were felled. For the IceCaps Nikita Scherbak was potentially lost to injury. These names are added to an already populous list of injured forwards that includes Alex Galchenyuk (knee), David Desharnais (knee), Andrew Shaw (concussion), Charles Hudon (ankle), Max Friberg (flu), and Connor Crisp. Scherbak was hit blindside to the head, but returned towards the end of the...
FOX Sports Jan 3, 2017
Montreal Canadiens Should Claim Reid Boucher

Montreal Canadiens Should Claim Reid Boucher

The Montreal Canadiens should put a claim in on Reid Boucher and reunite him with Alex Galchenyuk.The Montreal Canadiens are battling several injuries at the moment. Alex Galchenyuk has been out for a month with a knee injury. David Desharnais has been sidelined almost as long. Andrew Shaw was rec...
Habs Eyes On The Prize Dec 29, 2016
Canadiens vs. Lightning game recap: Sloppy defending costs the Habs a point

Canadiens vs. Lightning game recap: Sloppy defending costs the Habs a point

The Canadiens start out strong but fall to the Lightning in overtime. Two injury-riddled teams met in their first games back after the holiday break, but the Tampa Bay Lightning appeared to be the more prepared team as they hosted the Montreal Canadiens. The Habs continue to soldier on without Alex Galchenyuk, David Desharnais, Andrew Shaw, and Andrei Markov while enjoying the return of Alexei Emelin, who missed the previous two games for the birth of his third child. The Lightning, for their part, welcomed back Nikita Kucherov and Ondrej Palat to their lineup, while going without the...
FOX Sports Dec 28, 2016
Montreal Canadiens: Galchenyuk and Desharnais Getting Healthy

Montreal Canadiens: Galchenyuk and Desharnais Getting Healthy

The Montreal Canadiens have two players that have started skating again, after being sidelined with injuries. Alex Galchenyuk and David Desharnais have been missed and the Habs could use a boost offensively.The Montreal Canadiens caught the injury bug as they headed into their winter break. In the...
Rotoworld Dec 24, 2016

Desharnais lands on LTIR with knee injury - David Desharnais (C) Montreal Canadiens

Montreal placed David Desharnais on LTIR on Thursday with his knee injury.

David Desharnais Photos

Canadiens Player News

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    Al Montoya

    New Jersey Devils vs. Montreal Canadiens: LIVE score updates and chat (1/20/17)

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    Carey Price

    New Jersey Devils vs. Montreal Canadiens: LIVE score updates and chat (1/20/17)

  • 2

    Shea Weber

    Power-play goals by Weber, Pacioretty lift Habs over Devils

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    Max Pacioretty

    Power-play goals by Weber, Pacioretty lift Habs over Devils The Associated Press

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    Alex Galchenyuk

    Power-play goals by Weber, Pacioretty lift Habs over Devils The Associated Press

  • Brendan Gallagher

    Canadiens focus on the powerplay during practice

  • Andrew Shaw

    Habs lines at practice: Alex Galchenyuk on the third line

  • Paul Byron

    Paul Byron caps off flurry against Rangers - Paul Byron (W) Montreal Canadiens

  • Alexander Radulov

    Habs lines at practice: De la Rose called up, McCarron extra forward

  • David Desharnais

    Thursday Habs Headlines: Montreal would be an enticing destination for Kevin Shattenkirk