1:44 PM EDT, Wed October 23, 2019
A Winning Habit 1 hour ago

Can Ryan Poehling play in a healthy Montreal Canadiens lineup?

Ryan Poehling has been having success so far with the Laval Rocket, but fans are still waiting for his opportunity to play with the Montreal Canadiens again. News of the Montreal Canadiens 23-man roster came with optimism and angst. Many were excited about the idea of both Nick Suzuki and Cale Fleury, making the team […] Can Ryan Poehling play in a healthy Montreal Canadiens lineup? - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Eyes On The Prize 1 hour ago
Canadiens lines from practice: Tomas Tatar leaves early, Jonathan Drouin promoted

Canadiens lines from practice: Tomas Tatar leaves early, Jonathan Drouin promoted

Photo by Hannah Foslien/ The forward left practice after a shot to the leg. Montreal Canadiens forward Tomas Tatar left practice early after taking a Shea Weber shot to the leg. My pal @raphdoucet said he took a hit from Shea Weber in a one-on-one drill. Don't know if that's the cause, but he's no longer on the ice.— Eric Engels (@EricEngels) October 23, 2019 Tatar had been skating with Phillip Danault and Brendan Gallagher, as he has played for most of the season. There were some other changes from Tuesday’s lineup. Jonathan Drouin was promoted to a line with Max Domi and Nick...
Sportsnet.ca 1 hour ago
Canadiens’ Tomas Tatar leaves practice with lower-body injury

Canadiens’ Tomas Tatar leaves practice with lower-body injury

Montreal Canadiens forward Tomas Tatar left Wednesday’s practice with a lower-body injury. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Last Word on Hockey 5 hours ago
NHL Rumours: Montreal Canadiens, Vancouver Canucks, Ottawa Senators

NHL Rumours: Montreal Canadiens, Vancouver Canucks, Ottawa Senators

The midweek version of NHL rumours are here for all to enjoy and pass along to your social media. Last Word on Hockey has you covered. We will update you with the latest news as we research it for you. So, sit back relax and see what is going on with NHL rumours today. We cover the Montreal Canadiens, Vancouver Canucks, and Ottawa Senators in today's portion of NHL rumours. NHL Rumours Montreal Canadiens Rumour: With the way the New Jersey Devils have started the season, there is plenty of talk about how to get the ship back on course this new season. Part of that discussion according to Luke...
Eyes On The Prize 9 hours ago
Links: Brendan Gallagher only knows one way to play — hard

Links: Brendan Gallagher only knows one way to play — hard

Photo by David Kirouac/Icon Sportswire via In today’s links, Gallagher continues to leave it all out on the ice, Domi’s memoir is just around the corner, Suzuki’s confidence is growing, and Byron isn’t losing any sleep. Montreal News and Notes Leaving everything he has on the ice every single shift is the only way Brendan Gallagher knows how to play. [Montreal Gazette] And he used a variety of techniques over the years which helped him hit the 300 (155G, 145A) point mark on Sunday. [NHL] Gallagher credits a lot of his recent success to linemates Phillip Danault and Tomas Tatar...
Montreal Gazette 18 hours ago

Cowan: Canadiens' Brendan Gallagher only knows one way to play — all out

Leaving everything he has on the ice every single shift has helped turn the fifth-round draft pick into a proven 30-goal scorer in NHL.
Montreal Gazette 18 hours ago

Canadiens' top line continues to click on offence and defence

Brendan Gallagher appreciates coach Claude Julien keeping him together with Phillip Danault and Tomas Tatar since the start of last season.
Montreal Gazette 20 hours ago

Nick Suzuki feeling more comfortable as he climbs Canadiens' depth chart

“I think I can read the play much better,” the rookie said. “I’m starting to make plays and kind of be myself out there. I’m feeling good.”
Montreal Gazette 20 hours ago

Canadiens Notebook: Joel Armia misses practice with injury

Rookie Nick Suzuki gets promoted to the second line with Max Domi and Artturi Lehkonen.
The Hockey Writers 22 hours ago

Canadiens’ Underlying Performance: Early Warning

We’ve reached the nine-game mark of the 2019-20 season with enough sample size to take a look at the Montreal Canadiens’ performance footprint. With a light week on the schedule, let’s examine how the Canadiens are performing, numbers-wise. Sometimes, the underlying statistics can help identify holes in a team’s game, or an adjustment in their […] The post Canadiens’ Underlying Performance: Early Warning appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
A Winning Habit Oct 22, 2019

The Montreal Canadiens double-edged sword ahead of a slow period

The Montreal Canadiens have a relaxed schedule to end October, but it makes their four remaining games important to maintain ground in the standings. October is nearly over, and the Montreal Canadiens have nine NHL games under their belt so far this season. Their 4-3-2 record has earned them ten points so far good for […] The Montreal Canadiens double-edged sword ahead of a slow period - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Eyes On The Prize Oct 22, 2019
Canadiens lines at practice: Suzuki promoted among a minor shakeup

Canadiens lines at practice: Suzuki promoted among a minor shakeup

Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/ Claude Julien makes some minor tweaks. The Montreal Canadiens were back to practice on Tuesday, and there were some changes to the forward lines. #Habs #CHSelon les chandails à l’entraînement :Tatar-Danault-GallagherLehkonen-Domi-SuzukiDrouin-KK-CousinsByron-Thompson-WealArmia absentTous les défenseurs y sont.— Alexandre Gascon (@GasconAlexandre) October 22, 2019 Nick Suzuki was once again with Artturi Lehkonen and Max Domi as his play continues to improve and he is getting rewarded for it. Nick Cousins was also moved up to play with Jesperi...
A Winning Habit Oct 22, 2019

Montreal Canadiens Disappointing Loss Affects Atlantic Division Power Rankings

The Montreal Canadiens had an up and down week. They won a pair of games, but had two regulations losses as well. How does it affect them in the latest Atlantic Division Power Rankings? The Montreal Canadiens are off to an inconsistent start to the 2019-20 season. They started the year with several comebacks and […] Montreal Canadiens Disappointing Loss Affects Atlantic Division Power Rankings - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Eyes On The Prize Oct 22, 2019
Links: Canadiens’ prospect pool brimming with promising defencemen

Links: Canadiens’ prospect pool brimming with promising defencemen

Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports The Canadiens take us behind the scenes of a day off, plenty of quality prospect at the left-side defence position, and a major change in Edmonton. Montreal Canadiens news and notes The once weak left side of the blue line pipeline is now one of the team’s strengths. [La Presse | Google Translate] It might have been an off day from playing, but the Habs and their families were hard at work shooting photos for the CHic collection. [Twitter | Twitter] Behind the scenes from today's new CHic collection photoshoot. Check out our Instagram Story for...
The Hockey Writers Oct 21, 2019

Montreal Canadiens — Take a Breath and Let the Kids Play

To a hockey fan, watching your team win the tough games and lose to struggling teams brings a mountain of exasperation. One can only imagine the frustration that brews in the dressing room. The Montreal Canadiens have had a week of ups and downs, earning their first shutout of the season against the Minnesota Wild […] The post Montreal Canadiens — Take a Breath and Let the Kids Play appeared first on The Hockey Writers.

Canadiens Player News

  • 4 Brendan Gallagher

    Brendan Gallagher

    Canadiens lines from practice: Tomas Tatar leaves early, Jonathan Drouin promoted

  • 4 Tomas Tatar

    Tomas Tatar

    Canadiens’ Tomas Tatar leaves practice with lower-body injury

  • 3 Nick Suzuki

    Nick Suzuki

    Can Ryan Poehling play in a healthy Montreal Canadiens lineup?

  • 3 Phillip Danault

    Phillip Danault

    Canadiens lines from practice: Tomas Tatar leaves early, Jonathan Drouin promoted

  • 2 Max Domi

    Max Domi

    Canadiens lines from practice: Tomas Tatar leaves early, Jonathan Drouin promoted

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