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The Canadiens blow a 3-1 lead, this time blaming the bounces as the Habs fall to Tampa Bay. Bright spots? Mike Cammalleri seems to be waking up, Alexei Emelin is laying wicked hits left right and centre, and Raphael Diaz has 5 points in his past 2 games.
Downsides? Everything else, led by the usual goal from an ex-Hab, this time former farmhand JT Wyman.
And so the Canadiens drag their corpse of a team towards the new year, as they dangle near the bottom of the standings.
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BEST OF MAXIM
from Dave Stubbs of the Montreal Gazette, Here, then, are a few personally memorable events from the past 12 months, culled in no particular order from the reporting trail:
Marcel Marceau Award: Canadiens GM Pierre Gauthier. Sadly, his acceptance speech is inaudible.
Delay-of-Game Award: Habs’ Price and Bruins’ Thomas “fight” in the Feb. 9 gong show in Boston. We’ve seen...
via CBC, Montreal Canadiens defenceman PK Subban was subjected to a racial slur at the end of the first period of Saturday’s game in Florida against the Panthers, according to a report.
Florida forward Krys Barch was given a game misconduct after time expired at the end of the first following a scrum between Panthers and Canadiens players.
Linesman Darren Gibbs reported hearing...
The Montreal Canadiens continue a long road trip with a matchup against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night, looking to win consecutive games for the first time in over two weeks.
Thanks to an explosive offensive attack, the Canadiens finally gave head coach Randy Cunneyworth his first NHL win in their last trip to the ice. Montreal will try to keep the scoring going tonight, as it visits the Tampa Bay Lightning for a battle at St. Pete Times Forum.
Head coach Guy Boucher wasn’t nearly as concerned Thursday with the challenges presented by the Montreal Canadiens as he was with the stat...
Lightning captain Lecavalier gets the winner in a comeback win over Montreal.