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It’s never too early for NHL general managers and coaches to feel the heat. A topsy-turvy October raised the angst level in several cities.These individuals are sweating more than most:Canadiens general manager Pierre Gauthier: Montreal’s slow start prompted “The Ghost” to can assistant coach Perry Pearn in a strange move. Wrote Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun: “Many believe he’ll be next out the door and that’s the whisper among NHL types as well. So, who will be his replacement? Here are two names to listen for: Former Habs GM Bob Gainey . . . (and) Tampa assistant GM Julien Brisebois. He left the Habs to take work with Bolts GM Steve Yzerman and was a key figure in the hiring of coach Guy Boucher.”Canadiens coach Jacques Martin: If Gauthier gets capped, then the mild-mannered Martin could be next. Failure is not an option with the Habs.Flames GM Jay Feaster: Edmonton’s hot start is pressuring him to speed up his roster overhaul in Calgary. Trouble is he inherited a bunch of play...
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A quiet week for Les Canadiens, who don’t hit the ice competitvely again until Friday. Andrei Markov skated alone today as he continues to rehab his knee. Scott Gomez is also slowly working his way back towards the lineup. Both of these prompt an obvious question: if Markov and Gomez sub in, who subs out?
Let’s deal with Markov first. Josh Gorges, PK Subban and Jaro Spacek...
The Montreal Canadiens signed defenseman Jarred Tinordi to a three-year entry-level contract.
Financial terms of the agreement were not released for the Tinordi, who was a first-round selection in the 2010 draft.
Tinordi has two assists and 22 penalty minutes in six games with the London Knights of the Ontario Hockey League.
He had a team-leading 140 penalty minutes with one goal...
We've gone two seasons without a full understanding of what Andrei Markov's impact on this team could be.
Now that he's returned from his rehabilitation stint with Dr. James Andrews in Florida, the hope is that he's that much closer to resuming practice with his teammates.
We don't know what he'll be able to contribute this season, but we do know that...
Montreal Canadiens netminder Carey Price has been named the NHL's first star for last week after leading the club to three straight wins.Price, coming off a sensational 2010-11 campaign, stopped 76 of 80 shots as Montreal bounced back from a rough start to the campaign.The 24-year-old is 4-4-2 for the season with a 2.59 goals-against average and .900 save percentage.Edmonton...
BROSSARD – When Josh Gorges said he hoped to return from knee surgery better than ever, he wasn’t kidding &ndash...
MONTREAL – Netminder Carey Price is the Molson Cup recipient for the month of February. Price was the ove...
MONTREAL -- Canadiens General Manager, Pierre Gauthier, announced Wednesday the signing of defenseman Jar...
MONTREAL –Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price, Edmonton Oilers goalie Nikolai Khabibulin and Philadelph...
The Montreal Canadiens signed defenseman Jarred Tinordi to a three-year contract Wednesday.
Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price and Edmonton Oilers netminder Nikolai Khabibulin, along with Philadelphia Flyers forward Jaromir Jagr have been named the NHL's 'Three Stars' for the week ending October 30.