11:32 PM EDT, Fri July 31, 2015
Habs’ Galchenyuk says short-term deal was ‘good way to go’

Habs’ Galchenyuk says short-term deal was ‘good way to go’

PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE Alex Galchenyuk was the last Canadiens player to come to terms on a contract this summer, but he doesn’t understand the angst over the prolonged negotiations. “It didn’t take that long at all because we’re not even […]

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Nick Carrière joins head coach Lefebvre, IceCaps staff

Nick Carrière joins head coach Lefebvre, IceCaps staff

Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin announced the appointment of Nick Carrière as an assistant coach with the St. John’s IceCaps of the American Hockey League, the Canadiens’ top farm team. Carrière, 35, completed his 10th year as head coach at Buffalo State […]
Canadiens prospect Carr draws comparisons to Gallagher

Canadiens prospect Carr draws comparisons to Gallagher

There must be something in the water in Edmonton because Daniel Carr plays hockey with the same determination as fellow Edmontonian Brendan Gallagher. Carr, who was signed last summer as an undrafted free agent out of Union College in Schenectady, […]
Scherbak, McCarron take spotlight at Canadiens development camp

Scherbak, McCarron take spotlight at Canadiens development camp

PAT HICKEY MONTREAL GAZETTE Does Nikita Scherbak have a shot at being in the Canadiens’ lineup when they open the 2015-16 season on Oct. 7 in Toronto? How about Michael McCarron? Last week, Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin said both […]
Prust hed

Prust hed

  Dave Stubbs Montreal Gazette   Brandon Prust was lying on a bed in Rome around 8 p.m. local time on July 1, an eye on Twitter to follow the comings and goings of many players on the first day of […]
Habs GM Bergevin made a good move getting Kassian for Prust

Habs GM Bergevin made a good move getting Kassian for Prust

Stu Cowan Montreal Gazette Being a general manager in the National Hockey League is not an easy job, especially in a salary-cap world. GMs are forced to make tough decisions and the Canadiens’ Marc Bergevin made one on Canada Day […]
HI/O Show (summer edition) Has GM Marc Bergevin done enough to improve Canadiens?

HI/O Show (summer edition) Has GM Marc Bergevin done enough to improve Canadiens?

As the Canadiens enjoy the summer break, the question fans are debating is whether general manager Marc Bergevin has done enough to improve his team for next season. That’s the main topic of conversation on our special summer edition of the […]
New Canadien Zack Kassian a youngster with upside, GM Bergevin says

New Canadien Zack Kassian a youngster with upside, GM Bergevin says

Pat Hickey The Gazette General manager Marc Bergevin said the Canadiens acquired Zack Kassian because he’s a young player with an upside. During a news conference to address the Canadiens’ moves on Canada Day, Bergevin acknowledged that Kassian’s play has been inconsistent, but […]
Habs, forward Thomas agree on two-way contract

Habs, forward Thomas agree on two-way contract

Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin announced Thursday morning that forward Christian Thomas has agreed to terms on a one-year, two-way contract with the team. Thomas, 23, played 18 games with the Canadiens in 2014-15 and scored one goal. He averaged 9:05 of ice time per […]
P.A. Parenteau signs with Maple Leafs as free agent

P.A. Parenteau signs with Maple Leafs as free agent

After being bought out of the final year of his contract, worth $4 million, by the Canadiens, P.A. Parenteau signed with the Toronto Maple Leafs as a free agent on Wednesday. The Canadiens will take a $1.33-million cap hit in each […]
Canadiens invite 43 players to development camp

Canadiens invite 43 players to development camp

The Canadiens announced on Wednesday that 43 players have been invited to their development camp slated for July 5-9 at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard. All five players selected by the Canadiens at last weekend’s NHL Draft — including […]
Habs sign Brian Flynn to two-year contract

Habs sign Brian Flynn to two-year contract

Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin announced on Tuesday that the club has agreed to terms with forward Brian Flynn on a new two-year contract running through the 2016-17 season.   “We’re very pleased to have reached an agreement with Brian,” Bergevin […]

Canadiens Player News

  • 2 Alex Galchenyuk

    Alex Galchenyuk

    The Canadiens salary cap situation & visualization with Alex Galchenyuk signed

  • Zack Kassian

    Zack Kassian

    New Canadien Zack Kassian a youngster with upside, GM Bergevin says

  • Brendan Gallagher

    Brendan Gallagher

    Habs’ Gallagher says playing for Therrien has ‘been really good for me’

  • Alexander Semin

    Alexander Semin

    Thursday Habs Links: Marc Bergevin is hopeful Semin will be around past next year

  • Andrei Markov

    Andrei Markov

    Sunday Habs links: Andrei Markov opens up for a rare interview

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