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St. Louis Blues
No. 1 Star: Brian Elliott, St. Louis Blues
While the team's No. 1, Jaroslav Halak struggled, Elliott has righted the Blues' ship with his third straight win in a 3-0 defeat of the Vancouver Canucks. Elliott made 32 saves for his first shutout since Dec. 4, 2010 and the 10th of his career.
No. 2 Star: Max Pacioretty, Montreal Canadiens
Pacioretty entered Wednesday nights tilt with the Canadiens as a game-time decision with an upper-body injury. He was in the lineup, played 16:29 and scored twice and assisted on another as Montreal downed the Philadelphia Flyers 5-1 to end a six-game skid.
No. 3 Star: Rene Bourque, Calgary Flames
Bourque really enjoys playing against the Colorado Avalanche. Really enjoys it. During Calgary's 4-2 win, Bourque netted a pair giving him 13 goals and 25 points in 28 career games against Colorado, his most against any NHL team.
Honorable mention: Carey Price stopped 21 shots to snap a five-game losing streak and earn his 100th career NHL victo...
BEST OF MAXIM
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...
Max Pacioretty's return to the ice against the Boston Bruins will have to be put on hold. The Canadiens' winger, who has two goals and four assists in eight games this year, has ligament damage in his wrist that won't require surgery but will keep him out in the short term, according to The Gazette in Montreal. Head coach Jacques Martin is expected to address Pacioretty...
Alexander Steen scored twice and goaltender Brian Elliott made 32 saves to help the St. Louis Blues beat the Vancouver Canucks 3-0 on Wednesday night. Elliott, who signed a free-agent contract as a backup with St. Louis this summer, improved his record to 4-0-0. It was his first shutout of the season and 10th of his career.
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) Alexander Steen scored twice and goaltender Brian Elliott made 32 saves to help the St. Louis
Blues beat the Vancouver Canucks 3-0 on Wednesday night.
Zdeno Chara has always gotten booed in Montreal as a member of the Boston Bruins. Those boos have only gotten louder, though, after the B's defenseman delivered a hit on Max Pacioretty last season that left the Montreal forward with a concussion and a fractured vertebra. The ongoing criminal investigation continues, and it's obvious that Canadiens fans are not going to forget...
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- After living through some bad times goaltender Brian Elliott is enjoying the roll the St. Louis Blues are on.
Elliott stopped 32 shots and Alexander Steen scored two goals as the Blues extended their winning streak to three games with a 3-0 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday night.
"Sometimes you can get on a roll like that...
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.
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...
For the first time since Zdeno Chara ended Max Pacioretty's season with a brutal hit into the stanchion at the...
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.
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.
MONTREAL - Carey Price made 21 saves for his 100th win and Max Pacioretty had two goals and an assist as the Montreal...
Alexander Steen scored twice and goaltender Brian Elliott made 32 saves to help the St. Louis Blues beat the Vancouver Canucks 3-0 on Wednesday.
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.
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...