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Max Pacioretty was hit by Zdeno Chara last year. It was ugly, but fortunately, the young Canadiens winger seems to be fully recovered. Despite the fact that nobody -- Bruins fans included -- blamed Pacioretty for the overreaction from Montreal fans who called 911, police who launched a criminal investiagion and NHL sponsors who threatened to pull their league affiliation, the 22-year-old Connecticut native expects the "boo birds" to be out in full force on Thursday. In a video posted on, Pacioretty was asked why he expects to be booed. his answer was self-explanatory. "It's Boston fans, for ya....

Canadiens LW Pacioretty has ligament damage in wrist

Montreal Canadiens left wing Max Pacioretty suffered ligament damage to his wrist and will be sidelined indefinitely. Pacioretty will not need surgery after he left Monday's 2-1 loss to the Florida Panthers with the injury. The 22-year-old Connecticut native, who has two goals and four assists is leading the struggling Canadiens in points this season. Mired in a six-game losing...

Pacioretty faces Chara after big hit

PHT: Zdeno Chara has already faced the Canadiens since his controversial hit on Max Pacioretty last March, but the big Boston defenseman hasn’t faced him on the ice — until tonight.

Bruins face Pacioretty for the first time since The Hit

For the first time since Zdeno Chara ended Max Pacioretty's season with a brutal hit into the stanchion at the...

Zdeno Chara Dressed Up as a Bunny…That is All

Zdeno Chara in all of his glory. You’ll have to show me photographic proof to tell me that this isn’t the funniest thing you’ve seen all Halloween. It’s Zdeno Chara dressed as a rabbit. He’s accompanied by fellow Bruins teammates at a children’s hospital, spreading the joy of Halloween, I guess. I can only hope we’ll get a similar showing at Easter. Just pure gold. H/T: Puck Daddy

NHL roundup: Canadiens rip Flyers, end 6-game skid

Carey Price made 21 saves for his 100th win, 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.

Nightmare fuel: Zdeno Chara dressed as a rabbit

You don't have to be Buffy's Anya Jenkins to find this terrifying: that's Zdeno Chara dressed like a seven-foot-tall pink bunny rabbit, flanked by teammates during a Halloween-themed visit to the Children's Hospital. Yes, this photo, tweeted this afternoon by NESN's Naoko Funayama, is real. It's also downright ghastly. One wonders if the plan here was to buoy...

Canadiens beat Flyers to end 6-game skid (AP)

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. Pacioretty assisted on Andrei Kostitsyn's goal 10:26 into the second and scored 2:12 later to make it 3-1.

Zdeno Chara, Brad Marchand Among Bruins Dressed in Halloween Costumes During Visit to Children's Hospital (Photos)

The Bruins brightened the days of some kids on Tuesday, and in the process, the images will probably brighten the days of a lot of their fans as well. A quartet of B's helped spread some cheer at Children's Hospital in Boston when they showed up to visit with some of the children. To make things better, Zdeno Chara, Brad Marchand, Adam McQuaid and Jordan Caron all showed...

NHL Roundup: Habs end 6-game losing streak with rout of Flyers

MONTREAL - Carey Price made 21 saves for his 100th win and Max Pacioretty had two goals and an assist as the Montreal...

Price gets 100th win; Canadiens end 6-game skid

Carey Price made 21 saves for his 100th win and Max Pacioretty had two goals and an assist Wednesday night as the host Montreal Canadiens ended a six-game losing streak with a 5-1 win against the Philadelphia Flyers. Earlier in the day, the struggling Canadiens fired assistant coach Perry Pearn, who, among other duties, worked with the team's power-play units.

B's, 7-foot pink rabbit visit Children's Hospital Boston

Because nobody should ever, ever forget about this, NESN opened our eyes on Tuesday to Zdeno Chara in a nearly seven-foot-tall pink bunny suit. Alongside Chara who several of the kids at Childrens Hospital Boston thought was an alien was Brad Marchand (Prince Charming), Jordan Caron (a Crayola Crayon), and Adam McQuaid (Fred Flintstone) as depicted in several outstanding Halloween...

Morning Skate: October 27

The Morning After:Yesterday’s results:Canadiens 5, Flyers 1Flames 4, Avalanche 2Blues 3, Canucks 0Predictions record: 1-2RLD 3 stars of the night:1. Max Pacioretty, MTL (2 goals, 1 assist)2. Brian Elliott, STL (32 saves, shutout)3. Rene Bourque, CGY (2 goals)---Tonight’s slate:Canadiens @ Bruins, 7:00 ETBlue Jackets @ Sabres, 7:00Maple Leafs @ Rangers, 7:00Jets @ Flyers, 7:00Islanders...

NHL Players Get Ready For Halloween (Photos)

With Halloween only a few short days away, it seems that many people are still trying to figure what they want to dress up as. For those of you who are still searching for that idea, maybe you could take a cue from these NHL players on what to dress up as. First, we have Boston's Zdeno Chara who decided to go to Boston Children's Hospital as a pink bunny: ...

Canadiens-Bruins Preview

The firing of assistant coach Perry Pearn seemed to ignite the Montreal Canadiens. Boston general manager Peter Chiarelli believes renewing a rivalry with Montreal could be just what the defending Stanley Cup champion Bruins need to get going. The visiting Canadiens and Bruins meet for the first time since last season's memorable first-round postseason matchup in the opener...

Puck Headlines: Police still on Chara; Luongo sits; new MSG

Here are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • It's bad form to stand on the logo inside the locker room during player interviews. You'll get yelled at. So what happens when the logo is the size of Texas? Deadspin asked, and found out the New...
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