Estonia 5, Australia 1: The 23 spectators at the Pionir Ice Rink in Serbia were treated to a great burst of action in the first half of the game, witnessing all six goals by the 29 minute mark. Just past the halfway point in the first, both teams had a goal apiece in what was a period totally dominated by Estonia. [...]
The Canadiens’ charter to Chicago on Tuesday was missing a few more passengers than usual.
Six players stayed behind in Montreal, including goaltender Carey Price and defencemen Andrei Markov and Alexei Emelin, who were given a chance to rest with the team playing back-to-back games Wednesday and Thursday.
The Habs have secured a playoff spot, but are battling for home-ice advantage...
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...
When the Ottawa Senators and Montreal Canadiens open their series tomorrow at the Bell Centre, Andrei Markov won't just be wearing 79 on his back, he'll be wearing a bull's-eye.
Roughing up Markov has to be fundamental to the Sens gameplan for two reasons:
1) Given all the injuries, and given Markov's age, the hit parade on him is sure to wear him down.
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 could make his long-awaited return to the lineup Wednesday.
Markov, who practiced again Monday, hasn't appeared in a game in over a year.
He has been sidelined since suffering an ACL and MCL tear against the Carolina Hurricanes on Nov. 13, 2010.
The 32-year-old Russian, who signed a three-year, $17.25 million contract in June, has...
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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...