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Underappreciated and unlucky: Lars Eller continues to play well with the deck stacked against him

Underappreciated and unlucky: Lars Eller continues to play well with the deck stacked against him

Lars Eller is always in the crosshairs of criticism, yet most of that has to do with what role he's asked to play, not his actual play. Seven games into the season last year, Lars Eller had five goals and two assists, lighting the league on fire on what was emerging as the Montreal Canadiens' top line with Alex Galchenyuk and Brendan Gallagher. Over the following 70 games, Eller only managed seven more goals, and 19 more points, on the way to his most disappointing offensive season since his rookie year. With just one assist in seven games this year, to go along with an ugly -6...

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Habs return to the ice after day off and Halloween party

Habs return to the ice after day off and Halloween party

After enjoying a day off on Wednesday – and holding their annual Halloween party Wednesday night – the Canadiens players were on the ice for a rare afternoon practice Thursday in Brossard, starting at 3 p.m. All the players on […]
HI/O Show, Episode 3: Canadiens off to their best start since 1977-78

HI/O Show, Episode 3: Canadiens off to their best start since 1977-78

Former Canadien Chris Nilan joins columnist Jack Todd, blogger Mike Boone and sports editor/host Stu Cowan for a new episode of the weekly HI/O Show as the panel discusses the Canadiens’ first 6-1 start through seven games since 1977-78, when […]
Canadiens send Beaulieu and Bournival down to Hamilton

Canadiens send Beaulieu and Bournival down to Hamilton

After Tuesday night’s 2-1 overtime victory over the Detroit Red Wings at the Bell Centre, the Canadiens were given the day off on Wednesday, while two players were busy packing their bags for Hamilton. The Canadiens announced Wednesday morning that […]
About last night …

About last night …

Don’t you wish your red-hot Montreal Canadiens were playing Thursday night? A quirk of the early-season NHL schedule has the team idle for three straight days. The Canadiens don’t play again until Saturday, when the New York Rangers will visit […]
Grand Rapids Press Oct 21, 2014
Open thread: Detroit Red Wings at Montreal Canadiens (chat)

Open thread: Detroit Red Wings at Montreal Canadiens (chat)

The Red Wings are riding a two-game winning streak while Montreal is off to a hot start with a 5-1 record.
Liveblog: Game 7 – Detroit at Canadiens

Liveblog: Game 7 – Detroit at Canadiens

Fans got a taste of up-tempo hockey when Colorado was in town, and there should be more of the same when Detroit visits the Bell Centre Tuesday night. It makes ornithological sense that the Wings can fly. The Detroit organization […]
Setting the stage for Habs vs. Red Wings

Setting the stage for Habs vs. Red Wings

The Canadiens are tied for the best record in the NHL (5-1-0) with the Anaheim Ducks heading into Tuesday night’s game against the Detroit Red Wings at the Bell Centre (7:30 p.m., CITYM, RDS, TSN Radio 690). The Red Wings […]
Montreal Gazette Oct 20, 2014
Dale Weise in

Dale Weise in "Darwinian struggle" for spot on Habs' fourth line

There’s only one spot in play on the Canadiens’ fourth line and three men compete for it almost every night.
Montreal Gazette Oct 20, 2014
Cam Cole: NHL completes 180-degree turn on domestic violence policy

Cam Cole: NHL completes 180-degree turn on domestic violence policy

A better test of the National Hockey League’s staunch commitment to fight domestic violence would be to see how it would have handled the Slava Voynov case before the Ray Rice video turned the sports investigation landscape on its ear.
Montreal Gazette Oct 20, 2014
Video: Montreal Canadiens practice on Monday, Oct. 20

Video: Montreal Canadiens practice on Monday, Oct. 20

The Gazette's Christopher Curtis talks about the life of a fourth-liner on the Montreal Canadiens.
Montreal Gazette Oct 20, 2014
Canadiens vs. Red Wings preview

Canadiens vs. Red Wings preview

The Habs will face face a difficult task as they confront a Detroit team that is one of the stingiest in the NHL on defence
Canadiens recall Bournival from Hamilton

Canadiens recall Bournival from Hamilton

The Canadiens held a rare practice at the Bell Centre on Monday morning as they prepare to face the Detroit Red Wings Tuesday night at the Bell Centre (7:30 p.m., CITYM, RDS, TSN Radio 690). The practice was held at […]
Montreal Gazette Oct 19, 2014
Jack Todd: The Bruins can’t stop chasing the Road Runner

Jack Todd: The Bruins can’t stop chasing the Road Runner

As Milan Lucic went into his third-period meltdown against the Canadiens Thursday, it hit me. There was Lucic, the dynamite having blown up in his face, his whiskers singed, looking for all the world like Wile E. Coyote after he has failed, for the 999th consecutive time, to corral the Road Runner. As Lucic went […]
Montreal Gazette Oct 19, 2014
Habs’ Subban looking like a $72-million man

Habs’ Subban looking like a $72-million man

One jersey at a time, the Canadiens are recouping their $72-million investment in defenceman P.K. Subban.

Canadiens Player News

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  • Dale Weise

    Dale Weise

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  • Max Pacioretty

    Max Pacioretty

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  • Dustin Tokarski

    Dustin Tokarski

    Eyes wide open, Tokarski settling in as Habs backup goaltender

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