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Canadiens’ Sean Monahan out vs. Kraken with lower-body injury

Montreal Canadiens forward Sean Monahan will not play in Tuesday’s game against the Seattle Kraken due to a lower-body injury, the team announced.

On the Forecheck

Wednesday’s Dump & Chase: Yuletide

Photo by Bruce Bennett/ A big gap between games, but the Preds are rolling. Milwaukee Admirals Musings: Ads Overcome Stars, Split Manitoba Series - On the ForecheckMilwaukee remains in the Central Division driver’s seat. State Your Case: Is Matthews or Robertson more prolific?Matthews vs. Robertson. MacKinnon leaves Avalanche game with upper-body injuryNathan MacKinnon left the Colorado Avalanche's game against the Philadelphia Flyers in the first period at Wells Fargo Center on Monday because of an undisclosed injury. Wright back for Kraken, set to face Canadiens...

Eyes On The Prize

Links: Habs prospects competing for a spot at the 2023 World Junior Championship

Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/ In today’s links, Habs prospects invited to WJC camp, the unfortunate timing of Price’s gun control post, a possible Slafkovsky-Wright showdown, and more. Montreal Canadiens News and Notes Owen Beck, Riley Kidney and Joshua Roy will be competing for a roster spot with Team Canada at the 2023 IIHF World Junior Championship. [Canadiens] Brendan Gallagher will be out for at least two weeks with a lower-body injury. [Canadiens] The Canadiens said that Carey Price didn’t know about the 1989 Polytechnique Massacre when he posted a photo of...

Eyes On The Prize

Habs @ Canucks: Game thread

The Canadiens can ensure at least a .500 record on their western trip with a win in Edmonton. Montreal Canadiens @ Vancouver Canucks How to watch Start time: **10:30 PM EST / 7:30 PM PST**In the Canadiens region: TSN2 (English), RDS (French)In the Canucks region: Sportsnet Pacific An upper-body injury for David Savard has him out for tonight’s game versus the Vancouver Canucks, allowing Jordan Harris to draw back in and play on a pairing with Arber Xhekaj. Xhekaj played very well on Saturday versus the Edmonton Oilers with one of the best scoring-chance shares on the team...

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Canadiens’ Gallagher to miss two weeks, Savard out against Canucks

The Montreal Canadiens announced Monday that forward Brendan Gallagher will be out for two weeks with a lower-body injury and defenceman David Savard will sit out Monday’s game against the Vanoucver Canucks.

The Hockey Writers

Opportunity Knocks for Slafkovsky as Canadiens’ Injuries Mount

Juraj Slafkovsky is 19 games into what the Montreal Canadiens hope will be a long and prosperous NHL career with hockey’s most storied franchise. During those 19 games, this past…

A Winning Habit

Montreal Canadiens: Rem Pitlick Called Up As Injuries Accumulate

The Montreal Canadiens had to make the tough decision to put Rem Pitlick on waivers earlier this season after signing him to a two-year contract extension in the offseason. With the team in Calgary gearing up for tonight’s game with the Flames, they needed another body at forward. They have decided to recall Pitlick, and […] Montreal Canadiens: Rem Pitlick Called Up As Injuries Accumulate - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

A Winning Habit

Montreal Canadiens: Brendan Gallagher To Miss Tonight’s Contest

The Montreal Canadiens have been dealing with a bit of a logjam of forwards throughout the season. It made it difficult for young players to crack the lineup, though Juraj Slafkovksy was able to force his way onto the team. Suddenly, the team is dealing with a rash of injuries to their forwards, and may […] Montreal Canadiens: Brendan Gallagher To Miss Tonight’s Contest - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Canadiens place Hoffman on IR, recall Pitlick; Gallagher out against Flames

The Montreal Canadiens announced that Mike Hoffman has been placed on injured reserve while Brendan Gallagher won’t play against the Calgary Flames because of a lower-body injury.

A Winning Habit

Montreal Canadiens: Cayden Primeau Injured While Sitting On The Bench

Montreal Canadiens goaltenders Jake Allen and Sam Montembeault have provided the team with pretty steady netminding so far this season. It is a big part of the reason the team is performing better than expected. Injuries to these goalies last season lead to a number of recalls and replacements, and it sort of stunted the […] Montreal Canadiens: Cayden Primeau Injured While Sitting On The Bench - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Second City Hockey

Blackhawks Bits: Forward lines shuffled; Lafferty, Tinordi sidelined

Photo by Chase Agnello-Dean/NHLI via A few news and notes from Tuesday’s practice. A couple news items from Tuesday’s Chicago Blackhawks practice. First, injuries to forward Sam Lafferty and defenseman Jarred Tinordi will have each sidelined for a bit: Luke Richardson said Jarred Tinordi (hip) and Sam Lafferty (back) will be out at least a week. Tinordi could be out longer. #Blackhawks— Charlie Roumeliotis (@CRoumeliotis) November 29, 2022 Tinordi has not skated since last Friday’s game against the Montreal Canadiens, while Sam Lafferty appeared to...

Eyes On The Prize

Habs vs. Sabres: Game thread

Photo by Francois Lacasse/NHLI via Montreal begins a back-to-back with another sweep in mind. Montreal Canadiens vs. Buffalo Sabres How to watch Start time: 7:00 PM EST / 4:00 PM PSTIn the Canadiens region: TSN2 (English), RDS (French)In the Sabres region: MSG BuffaloIn the United States: NHL Network We saw in the last game the Canadiens played that Mike Hoffman was dealing with some type of injury, and that will keep him out of the lineup tonight. Fortune keeps smiling on the Habs, however, because a forward who had been listed as injured has once again recovered...

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Canadiens’ Mike Hoffman to miss game vs. Sabres with lower-body injury

Montreal Canadiens forward Mike Hoffman missed morning skate and the team announced he will not play in Tuesday’s game against the Buffalo Sabres.

A Winning Habit

Montreal Canadiens loan forward Emil Heineman to Sweden’s SHL

The Montreal Canadiens got another player back from injury in, Emil Heineman. The forward has not logged time in a Habs uniform yet but has recovered from his thumb injury. The 21-year-old is a native of Sweden, and the Habs opted to send him home. For the Montreal Canadiens, he may not have been headed toward […] Montreal Canadiens loan forward Emil Heineman to Sweden’s SHL - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

A Winning Habit

Montreal Canadiens: Winning Games Is Only Good For The Rebuild

The Montreal Canadiens were not expected to be good at all this season. They finished last a year ago and were not supposed to be much better this season. In fact, with the trade of Jeff Petry, and injuries to Joel Edmundson and Mike Matheson to begin the season, the team was supposed to be […] Montreal Canadiens: Winning Games Is Only Good For The Rebuild - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Broad Street Hockey

Canadiens 5, Flyers 4: Flyers lose back-and-forth game in shootout

Photo by Vincent Ethier/Icon Sportswire via For two tanking teams, they sure made it entertaining! The Flyers found themselves heading into tonight on the last game of a three-game road trip and limping along slowly with a five-game losing streak. The early spark of good Philadelphia sports vibes had pretty much disappeared, and the injury curse for this team was only growing more. It made sense. This team was never truly meant to be good this season, so reality was going to come crashing back down eventually. However, the same story could have been said about the...

A Winning Habit

Montreal Canadiens: Joel Armia continuing on road to recovery

The Montreal Canadiens might just get another forward back from injury sooner than later. The veteran forward, Joel Armia, has been off the ice with an upper-body injury. He’s played a little bit in 2022-23, but this injury has kept him off the ice recently with a quick break after missing games early on as […] Montreal Canadiens: Joel Armia continuing on road to recovery - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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Flyers’ Konecny out Saturday vs. Canadiens with upper-body injury

Philadelphia Flyers forward Travis Konecny will miss Saturday’s game against the Montreal Canadiens with an upper-body injury.

A Winning Habit

Montreal Canadiens: Rem Pitlick recalled to add depth to forward core

The Montreal Canadiens will be without veteran forward Jonathan Drouin for an extended period of time. He was labeled to be out for 4-to-6 weeks with an upper-body injury. From the sounds of it, Drouin will not be back until the calendar flips over to 2023, if it’s on the longer side of things for […] Montreal Canadiens: Rem Pitlick recalled to add depth to forward core - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Eyes On The Prize

Links: Jonathan Drouin won’t meet 82-game season goal

Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via In today’s links, Drouin’s wish for an 82-game season is already over, Matheson soon ready for action, Tkachuk loving Florida life, Rivalry Series kick off, and more. Montreal Canadiens News and Notes Jonathan Drouin’s goal to stay healthy for 82 games was halted after just 15 games. [Journal de Montreal] Mike Matheson could soon be ready for action since he travelled with the team to Columbus and practiced in a regular jersey on Wednesday. [Sportsnet] With injuries to the forward group, Rem Pitlick was recalled from the Laval...

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Montreal Canadiens recall Rem Pitlick from the Laval Rocket

Photo by Jonathan Kozub/NHLI via With injuries hitting the forward group, Pitlick returns to the NHL. The Montreal Canadiens have recalled forward Rem Pitlick from the Laval Rocket on Wednesday morning. Les Canadiens ont rappelé l'attaquant Rem Pitlick du Rocket de Laval.The Canadiens have recalled forward Rem Pitlick from the Laval Rocket.— Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) November 16, 2022 This comes one day after Jonathan Drouin was announced to be missing four-to-six weeks with an upper body injury. Joel Armia is also currently injured, leaving the...

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Canadiens recall forward Rem Pitlick from AHL Laval

The Canadiens are short at forward with Jonathan Drouin out four-to-six weeks, and Joel Armia also sat out Tuesday’s loss to the New Jersey Devils, both with upper-body injuries.

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Canadiens’ Drouin out four-to-six weeks with upper-body injury

Montreal Canadiens forward Jonathan Drouin has likely played his last game this calendar year due to an upper-body injury.

A Winning Habit

Montreal Canadiens news: Jonathan Drouin set to miss 4-6 weeks

Montreal Canadiens forward Jonathan Drouin has not played since the Habs’ recent victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on November 12th. The team announced that he has been playing through an injury, and it’s become too much to keep battling through. The Montreal Canadiens announced that he will miss between four and six weeks with an […] Montreal Canadiens news: Jonathan Drouin set to miss 4-6 weeks - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Eyes On The Prize

[Injury Report] Jonathan Drouin out four to six weeks

Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via The winger will miss significant time with an upper-body injury. Following the game on Tuesday night between the Montreal Canadiens and New Jersey Devils, the Habs announced that Jonathan Drouin would miss four to six weeks of action. L'attaquant Jonathan Drouin ratera de 4 à 6 semaines en raison d'une blessure au haut du corps subie le 5 novembre c. Vegas.Forward Jonathan Drouin will miss 4 to 6 weeks with an upper-body injury sustained on November 5 vs. Vegas.— Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) November 16, 2022 Drouin...

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Canadiens’ Drouin, Armia (upper-body injuries) out vs. Devils

Montreal Canadiens forwards Jonathan Drouin and Joel Armia won’t play on Tuesday night against the New Jersey Devils because of upper-body injuries.

Eyes On The Prize

Jonathan Drouin, Joel Armia out with upper-body injuries

Photo by David Kirouac/Icon Sportswire via The pair won’t play Tuesday vs. the Devils. Montreal Canadiens forwards Joel Armia and Jonathan Drouin will both be out of Tuesday night’s game against the New Jersey Devils with upper-body injuries, the team announced. Joel Armia et Jonathan Drouin ne participeront pas à l'entraînement matinal et ne joueront pas ce soir (tous deux blessés au haut du corps).Joel Armia and Jonathan Drouin won't be at morning skate and won't play tonight (both upper-body injuries).— Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) November 15,...

Pension Plan Puppets

GDT: Matt Murray restarts with Leafs against his old team

MONTREAL, CANADA - OCTOBER 03: Matt Murray #30 of the Toronto Maple Leafs tends net against the Montreal Canadiens during the third period in a preseason game at Centre Bell on October 3, 2022 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Montreal Canadiens 5-1. | Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/ Here we go again *clenches* Toronto Maple Leafs @ Pittsburgh Penguins07:00 PM at PPG Paints ArenaWatch on: TVAS, ATTSN-PT, TSN4 Opponent’s Site: PensBurgh Matt Murray faces both his old team and I guess his new team again as he makes his return from injury for...

Hemsky has felt depression during latest concussion recovery

Montreal Canadiens forward Ales Hemsky is slowly on the mend, but recovery from his latest concussion has dragged on, and it’s frustrating and even depressing at times.

Chara hopeful Danault can make quick recovery after scary injury

Zdeno Chara talks about the Bruins beating the Canadiens and talks about the unfortunate incident with Phillip Danault.

Scariest part for Canadiens is, they felt need to pick up Niemi

Hockey Central at Noon discussion on Carey Price's injury update, and the news that the Montreal Canadiens have just claimed Antti Niemi off waivers.