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This Date in Habs History: May 4

This Date in Habs History: May 4

May 4, 1969: The Canadiens beat the St. Louis Blues 2-1 in Game 4 to sweep the Stanley Cup final with John Ferguson scoring the winning goal and Serge Savard (photo above) becoming the first defenceman to win the Conn […]
Subban a finalist for NHL Foundation Player Award

Subban a finalist for NHL Foundation Player Award

PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE The Canadiens’ P.K. Subban is one of three finalists for the NHL Foundation Player Award, which is presented annually to a player “who applies the core values of hockey — commitment, perseverance and teamwork — to enrich the lives […]
Prospect Dubois would look good with Habs

Prospect Dubois would look good with Habs

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE The Canadiens haven’t had much luck when it comes to selecting French-Canadian players in the first round of the NHL Entry Draft. Read ’em and weep if you’re a Habs fan: Louis Leblanc (2009), Éric Chouinard […]
This Date in Habs History: May 3

This Date in Habs History: May 3

May 3, 1973: Henri Richard (photo above) set an NHL record by playing in his 165th career playoff game, breaking the record of 164 set by Red Kelly, in a 7-4 loss to Chicago in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup final […]
Habs GM Bergevin willing to trade No. 9 draft pick

Habs GM Bergevin willing to trade No. 9 draft pick

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE The Canadiens hold the No. 9 overall selection at this year’s NHL Entry Draft on June 24 in Buffalo, but general manager Marc Bergevin says he’s willing to trade the pick. “We’re always open to either move up […]
This Date in Habs History: May 2

This Date in Habs History: May 2

May 2, 1987: Bobby Smith scored a goal and added two assists in a 5-3 win over the Quebec Nordiques in Game 7 of the Adams Division final as the Canadiens advanced to the Prince of Wales Conference final against […]
This Date in Habs History: April 28

This Date in Habs History: April 28

April 28, 1968: Rookie Jacques Lemaire scored at 2:14 of overtime for a 4-3 win over the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup semi-finals as the Canadiens won the series 4-1 and advanced to the final for the […]
This Date in Habs History: April 27

This Date in Habs History: April 27

April 27, 1967: Jean Béliveau scored two goals in a 6-2 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup final to tie the series 2-2. Béliveau’s two goals gave him 128 career playoff points to move past Maurice […]
This Date in Habs History: April 26

This Date in Habs History: April 26

April 26, 1977: The Canadiens extended their home undefeated streak to an NHL record 38 games (including four playoff wins) with a 3-0 win over the New York Islanders in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup semi-finals. Ken Dryden earned his […]
This Date in Habs History: April 25

This Date in Habs History: April 25

April 25, 1967: The Canadiens fired 63 shots at the Toronto Maple Leafs but lost Game 3 of the Stanley Cup final 3-2 in overtime. The two teams combined for 117 shots. April 25, 1994: The Canadiens allowed 61 shots […]
This Date in Habs History: April 24

This Date in Habs History: April 24

April 24, 1969: Jean Béliveau scored the only overtime playoff goal of his career at 11:28 of the second extra period for a 2-1 win over the Boston Bruins in Game 6 to win the Stanley Cup semi-final series 4-2. […]
This Date in Habs History: April 23

This Date in Habs History: April 23

April 23, 1919: A fire burned down the Jubilee Arena, the Canadiens’ home rink, and the club was forced to relocate to the Mount Royal Arena. April 23, 1978: Guy Lafleur had two goals and three assists in an 8-0 win […]

Will Montrealers support Baby Habs at new Laval rink?

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE St. John’s is shopping for a new hockey team. They might not want to mention to potential clubs that the Newfoundland city got hit with 49.6 centimetres of snow on Wednesday along with winds gusting up to 104 km/h. […]
This Date in Habs History: April 22

This Date in Habs History: April 22

April 22, 1969: The Canadiens allowed a franchise-record 26 shots in the second period but still beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup semi-finals to take a 3-2 series lead. Goalie Rogatien Vachon set a […]

Fucale faces challenge to become Habs’ goalie of future

STU COWAN MONTREAL GAZETTE ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — When the Canadiens selected Zach Fucale in the second round of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft it looked like he would be their goalie of the future. “We haven’t picked a goaltender […]

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