4:09 AM EST, Tue December 01, 2020
Montreal Gazette 9 hours ago

Habs prospect Cole Caufield one step closer to U.S. junior team berth

Canadiens prospect Cole Caufield is among 28 players invited to the USA Hockey junior team camp to be held Dec. 6-12 at USA Hockey Arena in Plymouth, Mich. Twenty-five of those players will be selected to play in the world junior championships and will depart for Edmonton on Dec. 13. The world championships begin on Christmas Day. Another Canadiens prospect, Northeastern University defenceman Jayden Struble, attended the preliminary camp earlier this year but was not invited...
A Winning Habit 9 hours ago

Montreal Canadiens: Carey Price Using Offseason to Help Kids In Need

Carey Price is helping ensure as many kids as possible get Christmas this year. Montreal Canadiens star goaltender Carey Price is usually busy playing hockey at this time of year. As his twitter profile explains, he is a “tender of nets and thwarter of pucks” who would, under normal circumstances, be focusing on those tasks […] Montreal Canadiens: Carey Price Using Offseason to Help Kids In Need - A Winning Habit - A Winning Habit - A Montreal Canadiens Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Montreal Gazette 10 hours ago

Uncertainty adds hurdle to Canadiens' training camp strategy: Ducharme

Dominique Ducharme is ready to start working on the new NHL season, but the Canadiens’ assistant coach says it’s difficult because of the uncertainty created by the COVID-19 pandemic. “It’s hard to plan a training camp when you don’t know how many days you’re going to have and under what conditions the players are going to arrive,” Ducharme said during a video conference call Monday. “We talk...
Montreal Gazette 10 hours ago

What the Puck: Danault could be a loser in Canadiens numbers game

It’s far from clear that Phillip Danault has a future with the Montreal Canadiens and that’s frankly kind of shocking. I get that it’s in some ways just a numbers game with general manager Marc Bergevin. He is going to be facing a major-league cash crunch leading up to the 2021-22 season, which is precisely when Danault becomes an unrestricted free agent. Fans and media pundits were...
Montreal Gazette 14 hours ago

Jack Todd: Habs fans mourn for the one Bergevin let get away

It’s rare that a hockey player signing a contract extension in another city can leave fans in Montreal crying in their Molson — but that was the case when young defenceman Mikhail Sergachev signed a three-year, $14.4-million contract extension with the Tampa Bay Lightning last week. Once upon a time, Sergachev was a superb draft choice for Trevor Timmins and the Canadiens when ...