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According to Barry Melrose of the NHL Network, defenseman Hall Gill and pending UFA forward Travis Moen of the Montreal Canadiens could attract a lot of attention from playoff bound teams looking to...
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It's come to this for the Montreal Canadiens: The Catholic church is asking people to pray for the last-place team.
The church has placed an ad in Montreal newspapers in hopes of an eighth-place finish and a spot in the playoffs. The ad shows the Eastern Conference standings with every team listed except the Canadiens. In eighth place, the final playoff spot, it simply says...
Center Scott Gomez scored his first goal in more than a year in the Montreal Canadiens' 4-2 victory over the New York Islanders on Thursday night. With the Canadiens on a power play midway through the third period, Gomez waited for a loose puck near the side boards, then one-timed it past Evgeni Nabokov for his first tally in 53 games dating back to Feb. 5, 2011.
Habs fans in the GTA, AJâs has your memorabilia fix this Friday night!
Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty and defenseman Josh Georges will be signing your swag between 7:00 and 7:30pm tonight, Friday, February 10th, 2012 in Toronto/North York. This is a bargain signing for you Habs fans with Pacioretty signing for $25 for regular items and $35 for premium items,...
Three goals by Max Pacioretty, another strong night for Carey Price, and Scott Gomez….yes, Scott Gomez finally scored after one year and four days, whch turned out to be the winner as the Canadiens beat the Islanders 4-2, their third straight win. Which, by the way, is the first time the Habs have put together a three-game winning streak since the end of October.And maybe Gomez’s...
Let’s hope it’s a good one. As for the Habs, can they make it four in a row? That would tie their season high, and if it comes to pass it will likely be due to the play of two Habs: Max Pacioretty and Carey Price. Pacioretty is now 5th in even strength scoring in the NHL - pretty impressive for a guy coming off a broken neck. Price, meanwhile, has been lights out the last week...
TORONTO -- With the Montreal Canadiens trying to chase down an unlikely playoff berth, Carey Price wasn't in need of any extra motivation.
The goaltender stopped all 32 shots he faced Saturday as the Habs hammered the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-0 o...
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The Montreal Canadiens have had few reasons to celebrate this season as they have been mired near the basement of the Eastern Conference. Scott Gomez, who hadn't scored in more than a year, has had even fewer moments to savor. The team and the star forward both had a night to enjoy. Max Pacioretty's first NHL hat trick and Gomez's first goal since last Feb.
Gomez Snaps Out of Funk
Scott Gomez scored a goal for the first time in 371 days, and it just so happened to be a game winner.
Here's his drought by the numbers:
Games Played: 52
Time on Ice between Goals: 859:15 or 13 hours, 59 minutes and 15 seconds
Shifts between Goals: 1,131
Shots between Goals: 104
Assists between Goals: 17
+/- between Goals:...
Max Pacioretty had three goals, Scott Gomez netted his first in more than a year, and the Montreal Canadiens beat the New York Islanders 4-2 on Thursday night for their third straight win.
With former captain Mats Sundin on hand to have his number 13 raised to the rafters, the former Maple Leaf captain's scoring touch would have come in handy on Saturday as the Montreal Canadiens shutout Toronto 5-0 at the Air Canada Centre.
The Leafs outshot the Habs by a 32-18 margin, but were unable to finish as Carey Price stopped every shot he saw to earn his fourth shutout...
One of the best rivalries in professional sports will be rekindled tonight in Toronto, as the Maple Leafs welcome the Montreal Canadiens for a Northeast Division clash at Air Canada Centre.
Carey Price turned aside 32 shots, and the Montreal Canadiens hammered Toronto 5-0 on Saturday night after the Maple Leafs retired the number of longtime former captain Mats Sundin.