Earlier today the Montreal Canadiens announced on their twitter page that defenseman Josh Gorges will miss the teams final two road games (against Phoenix and San Jose). Michael Miller-Wikimedia CommonsIt has been revealed that Gorges is suffering from a hand fracture and will head back to Montreal to get examined by the team doctors. There were conflicting reports about when this...
Hockey players have to been aware of their surroundings at all points, even when they’re coming out of the penalty box. Flyers center Sean Couturier almost learned that the hard way on Saturday night.
Couturier was coming back onto the ice after serving a two-minute minor when the puck went flying by his head into the penalty box. Montreal Canadiens defenseman Josh Gorges had...
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It is true that these are two teams that hate each other with a passion that is usually limited to a blood feud.
However, what erupted in the third period that contest was downright ugly.
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Saying he's "got nothing else to do." Canadiens defenseman Josh Gorges sent out a Twitter invite for an outdoor pickup hockey game and the fan turnout was fantastic.
With the NHL lockout grinding through its fourth month, Montreal Canadiens defenseman Josh Gorges looked to an unusual source to find his next hockey game: Twitter.
The 28-year-old Gorges extended an open invitation to his followers on the social network to join him at a Montreal rink Wednesday afternoon, during the Boxing Day holiday.
Fans responded in droves.
The scene didn...
Via AP on Fox
December 26, 2012
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Josh Gorges is using Twitter to organize an outdoor hockey game with fans.
The 28-year-old called on fans to join him at a neighborhood rink in Montreal on Wednesday afternoon during the Boxing Day holiday.
Gorges jokes that he may move slowly on the ice after Tuesday night's Christmas dinner.
The hockey game comes two days after the NHL lockout...
Via AP on Fox
December 26, 2012
Josh Gorges finished atop the league standings in blocked shots this season and managed to play in all 82 games. Not bad for a guy coming off ACL-reconstruction--which we know can be a little tricky.
A big confidence boost was surviving a freak fall in the preseason that tested Gorges' knee to its full extent. Having passed that test with flying colors, the Montreal rearguard...
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Josh Gorges signed a six-year contract extension on Sunday.
Gorges will earn an average of $3.9 million per season over the course of the deal, TSN reported.
The 27-year-old Gorges has collected a goal and nine assists in 39 games this season. One of the team's alternate captains, Gorges leads the Canadiens with a plus-6 rating.
MONTREAL—Montreal Canadiens general manager Pierre Gauthier announced Sunday the signing of defenseman Josh Gorges to a six-year contract extension (2012-13 to 2017-18). As per club policy, financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Gorges, 27, one of the team’s assistant captains since the start of the 2011-12 season, played in the Canadiens’ 39 games this season...