Found October 26, 2011 on Yahoo! Sports:
The Montreal Canadiens fired assistant coach Perry Pearn prior to Wednesday night's game against the Philadelphia Flyers. Pearn had begun his third season with Montreal, rejoining head coach Jacques Martin when he was hired by the Canadiens heading into the 2009-10 season. He began his NHL career as an assistant coach with Winnipeg in 1995-96 and served under Martin in Ottawa from 1996-2004,...

Canadiens Fire Assistant Coach Perry Pearn Shortly Before Game With Flyers

The Montreal Canadiens got a major shake-up on Wednesday night in wake of a pathetic start to the season. Well, maybe not major, but the Habs did make a move to try to jumpstart the team. Montreal fired assistant coach Perry Pearn prior to Montreal's game with the Flyers in Montreal. The team made the announcement shortly before the game started, and according to Yahoo!'s...

Montreal Fires Assistant Coach Pearn

MONTREAL – Montreal Canadiens general manager, Pierre Gauthier, announced Wednesday that assistant coach Perry Pearn has been relieved of his duties. “I want to thank Perry Pearn for his contribution to the Canadiens’ organization over the past three years. He remains a very knowledgeable coach with a strong work ethic and is a true professional. I offered Perry to remain...

Canadiens fire assistant Pearn prior to game vs. Flyers

The Montreal Canadiens fired assistant coach Perry Pearn prior to Wednesday's game against the Philadelphia Flyers. The Canadiens (1-5-2), who are currently mired in a six-game losing skid, are 0-3-2 at the Bell Centre this season. "I want to thank Perry Pearn for his contribution to the Canadiens' organization over the past three years," Montreal general manager...

Tomas Plekanec Wins NESN Nation's 'Double Duty' Player of Game Award After Scoring on Both Teams

Well, that's... weird. The Bruins find themselves in last place after falling to the Canadiens on Thursday night, 2-1. Tomas Plekanec scored two goals, one against each team, and the highlight of the game was a much-anticipated fight between Brad Marchand and P.K. Subban. Unfortunately, the Bruins weren't able to translate the energy from that fight into a goal, and the team...

Report: Max Pacioretty Will Miss Game Against Bruins Due to Wrist Injury

Max Pacioretty's return to the ice against the Boston Bruins will have to be put on hold. The Canadiens' winger, who has two goals and four assists in eight games this year, has ligament damage in his wrist that won't require surgery but will keep him out in the short term, according to The Gazette in Montreal. Head coach Jacques Martin is expected to address Pacioretty...

Flyers Visit Montreal to Face-Off Against Struggling Canadiens

The Flyers will look to build on their win over the Toronto Maple Leafs earlier this week as they take on another team from north of the border; the Montreal Canadiens. Goaltender Carey Price (.878 Save %, 3.13 GAA) and newcomer Eric Cole (1G, 1A, minus 4) have really struggled as the Canadiens are off to an abysmal 1-5-2 start this season. Their only win came against the Winnipeg...

Habs on a two game roll

The Montreal Canadiens beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 on Thursday night, with Boston’s only goal coming off a misguided faceoff win by Tomas Plekanec (for those who have not seen it, he won the face-off clean…so clean it went right behind Carey Price). This coming after Wednesday’s 5-1 defeat of the Philadelphia Flyers. Quick hits from the game? Well, PK Subban and Brad Marchand...

Aaron Palushaj recalled from Hamilton

Tweet PRESS RELEASE MONTREAL – The Montreal Canadiens announced Tuesday that forward Aaron Palushaj has been recalled from t...

Bruins Could Benefit From Intense Showdowns With Canadiens, But Must Still Play Their Own Game

The Bruins have stumbled out of the gate this season in what is being described as a Stanley Cup hangover. Their home-and-home series with the Montreal Canadiens could not have come at a better time. The B's will square off with the Habs at TD Garden on Thursday before traveling to Montreal for a game on Saturday. With the Bruins struggling through their first eight games, compiling...

Perry Pearn relieved of his duties

Tweet PRESS RELEASE MONTREAL – Montreal Canadiens general manager, Pierre Gauthier, announced Wednesday  that assista...

Canadiens beat Flyers to end 6-game skid

Carey Price made 21 saves for his 100th win and Max Pacioretty had two goals and an assist and the Montreal Canadiens ended a six-game losing streak with a 5-1 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night.

Price stops 29 shots as Canadiens hold off Bruins

BOSTON (AP) Tomas Plekanec put one in each net, making up for an own goal by scoring the tiebreaker with 9:14 remaining on Thursday night to give the Montreal Canadiens a 2-1 victory over the Boston Bruins .
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