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BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) Max Pacioretty and David Desharnais scored shootout goals, and Carey Price stopped both attempts he faced in the Montreal Canadiens ' 4-3 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night.

Trade Deadline Options: Brad Boyes

Pros: The aren’t very many when it comes to Brad Boyes. The former three-time 20+ goal scorer has been rapidly declining in production ever since 2007-08 when he scored 43 goals. He could be a solid depth forward, his contract also expires at the end of the season. Cons: His totals in goals and points have [...]

Canadiens take SO for third straight road win

Max Pacioretty and David Desharnais scored shootout goals, and Carey Price stopped both attempts he faced in the Montreal Canadiens' 4-3 victory over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday.

Canadiens send Gill to Predators for Geoffrion

MONTREAL (AP) - The Montreal Canadiens will have a "Geoffrion" in their lineup again.Blake Geoffrion, the grandson of Canadiens legend Bernie (Boom Boom) Geoffrion, is on his way to Montreal from Nashville along with a second-round draft pick for defenseman Hal Gill and a conditional fifth-round pick.The 23-year-old Geoffrion appeared ...

Surging Habs down Sabres in shootout (AP)

With the Montreal Canadiens attempting to mount a late-season playoff push, defenseman P.K. Subban didn't have time to reflect on the team's latest victory. It's a different story for the Buffalo Sabres, whose latest slump has coach Lindy Ruff feeling "embarrassed." Max Pacioretty and David Desharnais scored shootout goals, and Cary Price stopped both attempts...

In Montreal, it’s in the blood

By calling 911 after Zdeno Chara veered Max Pacioretty into a turnbuckle last March, and cheering 11-plus months later when Chara took a puck to the chin, Canadiens fans displayed an innate inability to separate love of a game from basic decency.

No hearing for Marchand or Gill

MONTREAL--The NHL has no hearings scheduled for today, which means that Brad Marchand will not face supplemental discipline for his clipping penalty on Alexei Emelin last night. It also appears Hal Gill will escape penalty for his leg check on Rich Peverley, which injured the ...

The Authority Report

This week's Authority Report has an update on Tyler Ennis, a major basketball recruit possibly switching sports, future lineups, and more. For football, it has an update on Davonte Neal, new offers, and more.

BREAKING NEWS: Montreal Trades Hal Gill to the Nashville Predators

Photo Credit: Francois Lacasse/NHLI/Getty Images Moments ago, breaking news from RenHockey tweeted out that Hal Gill had been traded to the Nashville Predators. It was officially announced just moments after that as the Montreal Canadiens themselves tweeted out the specifics: “Canadiens acquire B. Geoffrion, R. Slaney, and 2nd round draft pick in 2012 from NSH for H. Gill and...

Pittsburgh Penguins (33-20-5) at Buffalo Sabres (24-27-7), 12:30 p.m. (ET)

With the recent struggles of the Sabres' power play, the Penguins might not mind skating a bit shorthanded in today's matinee at Buffalo given the performance of Pittsburgh's penalty kill on Saturday.

The Fire Burns On: New Jersey holds sole possession of 4th, wins 3rd straight

It'd be an 8th straight game in which New Jersey would light the lamp first. It wouldnt be until Zach Parise's stick would be infront of a Kovalchuk blast to beat Carey Price for the first tally of the game. The goal would be the captain's 22nd of the campaign. Parise has been an exceptionally key player in weeks of late, along with Kovalchuk (who was credited with his...
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