Andrei Markov is without a doubt the most wanted man on the Canadiens roster. There have been a number of clubs, that have expressed interest in the defenseman, and there have been offers made.To this point, the Canadiens have not shown any inclination to move Markov, even though he will be unrestricted at the end of the season. The oft injured defenseman, is the mainstay of the...
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With star NHLers holding out for July 1st free agency, the 2014 NHL trade deadline is going to be the most memorable in years. General Managers are looking to unload their upcoming unrestricted free agents and receive assets in return. The Montreal Canadiens are attempting to move Andrei Markov.
Markov is a power play specialist who has played his whole career
1) The topic of the day (likely to be the topic of the next two weeks) is Andrei Markov. TSN 690's Tony Marinaro reported that Marc Bergevin has offered Markov a one-year deal worth more than six million dollars to stay with the Canadiens, and that Markov is looking for three years of security.
Brian Wilde of CTV sees this negotiation as a defining moment for Marc Bergevin...
The skinny: Andrei Markov scored his second goal of the game at 1:28 of overtime to give the Canadiens a 2-1 win over the Stanley Cup-champion Chicago Blackhawks and bring an end to a goaltending duel between the Canadiens’ Carey Price and Châteauguay’s Corey Crawford Saturday night at the Bell Centre. The Canadiens did a good job of holding the NHL’s highest-scoring team...
Playing against one of the league's top teams brought out the best in the Canadiens.
Montreal limited the Blackhawks, the league's most potent offense, to 20 shots on net in a 2-1 overtime victory over Chicago.
Chicago entered the Bell Centre with a league-best 165 goals scored this season, an average of 3.58 goals per game.
Four of the league's 15 best point-getters...
Via AP on Fox
January 12, 2014
Andrei Markov scored two goals, including at 1:28 of overtime, to lead the Montreal Canadiens to a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday night.
Markov took a deflected pass from Max Pacioretty and found the roof of the net.
Carey Price finished with 19 saves for Montreal.
Marian Hossa scored for the Blackhawks. Corey Crawford made 36 saves for Chicago.
Via AP on Fox
January 11, 2014
Andrei Markov doesn't know when he'll return to the Montreal Canadiens' lineup. He just hopes that day comes before the end of the season.
Markov moved a step closer to that when he joined his teammates for Friday's morning skate in Washington and Saturday's practice in Sunrise, Fla. after arthroscopic knee surgery back on Dec. 5. He sported a non-contact jersey...
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Andrei Markov skated for 39 minutes Saturday on his surgically repaired right knee.
Markov has been sidelined since suffering an ACL and MCL tear against the Carolina Hurricanes on Nov. 13, 2010.
He appeared ready to return to the lineup earlier this season but needed to undergo another surgical procedure in December.
The Canadiens signed the 33-year...
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Andrei Markov rejoined his teammates at practice Monday for the first time in more than a year.
Markov has been sidelined since suffering a right knee injury against the Carolina Hurricanes on Nov. 13, 2010.
He underwent major reconstructive surgery but has had a pair of setbacks in his recovery.
Montreal coach Jacques Martin offered no timetable...
Montreal Canadiens coach Jacques Martin detailed that defenseman Andrei Markov will not play in October.
When asked about the 32-year-old Russian's availability as he continues to rehab from knee surgery, Martin reiterated that it was "out of the question" that Markov would return this month.
Martin noted that Markov is "on schedule" and will be under the...