MONTREAL CANADIENS NEWS

Canucks trade Kassian to Canadiens for Prust

VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) The Vancouver Canucks have traded Zack Kassian and a 2016 fifth-round pick to the Montreal Canadiens for Brandon Prust on Wednesday. Kassian, 24, has a year left on his contract at a cap hit of $1.75 million. Prust, 31, has a year left at a cap hit of $2.5 million. Kassian has 35 goals and 31 assists in 198 games with the Canucks and Buffalo Sabres...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens agree to 2-year, $1.9 million deal with forward Flynn

  Forward Brian Flynn agreed to a $1.9 million, two-year contract with the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday. Flynn was acquired by Montreal from the Buffalo Sabres on March 2 for a fifth-round draft pick. He had 17 points in 54 games for Buffalo and no points in nine regular-season games for the Canadiens. He added a goal and two assists, all in Game 1 of the first round against Ottawa...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens agree to 2-year deal with forward Brian Flynn

MONTREAL (AP) Forward Brian Flynn has agreed to a two-year contract with the Montreal Canadiens. The team announced the deal on Tuesday. Flynn was acquired by Montreal from the Buffalo Sabres on March 2 for a fifth-round draft pick. He had 17 points in 54 games for Buffalo and no points in nine regular-season games for the Canadiens. He added a goal and two assists, all in Game...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens make subtle changes to team jersey, alter league logo

The Montreal Canadiens are one of the most iconic organizations in the NHL, and the team announced it will set itself apart from the rest of the league with a minor alteration to the Montreal jersey.All NHL teams have the league logo with the letters "NHL" on their jerseys, but the Canadiens will switch the NHL logo on its sweaters so the logo reads "LNH" which stands for Ligue...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Commodore goes off on Pierre McGuire

Former NHLer and University of North Dakota defenseman Mike Commodore took to twitter to express his displeasure with Pierre McGuire. He's not alone, there are many fans that can't stand McGuire. I see a lot of NHL fans expressing their thoughts about McGuire on social media often, many of them aren't very flattering. So, what do you think of big Mike's thoughts? Good morning folks...
Via Goon's World
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens making subtle changes to their jerseys

The Montreal Canadiens will have a familiar look in 2015-16, but the team is making a couple subtle changes to their jersey. The team is adding laces to the uniform and is replacing the NHL logo with the French LNH logo. Confirmed: Montreal #Canadiens to add laces and french LNH shield to uniform. Post with pics: http://t.co/AR7ou4j87y pic.twitter.com/RsuWnHDqxg — Chris Creamer...
Via Bloguin Best
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens making subtle changes to their jerseys

The Montreal Canadiens will have a familiar look in 2015-16, but the team is making a couple subtle changes to their jersey. The team is adding laces to the uniform and is replacing the NHL logo with the French LNH logo. Confirmed: Montreal #Canadiens to add laces and french LNH shield to uniform. Post with pics: http://t.co/AR7ou4j87y pic.twitter.com/RsuWnHDqxg — Chris Creamer...
Via Puck Drunk Love
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Big winner Price inspires with tribute to Aboriginal heritage in Vezina speech

Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price was the star of the NHL Awards on Wednesday, as he took home four trophies from the event. But Price also delivered one of the most inspiring acceptance speeches of the evening. Price grew up in Anahim Lake, British Columbia, a mostly Aboriginal community 850 kilometers north of Vancouver. He took a moment after winning the Vezina Trophy...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Carey Price voted NHL MVP, top goalie, best player by fellow players

Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY SportsMontreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price came away from the NHL Awards show with the Hart Trophy, the Vezina Trophy and the Ted Lindsay Award on Wednesday night. Price also shared the already-announced Jennings Trophy with Chicago goalie Corey Crawford. Price, 27, led the league with 44 victories, a 1.96 goals-against average and a .933 save percentage...
Via Sports-Glory
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens G Price wins Hart Trophy as NHL MVP, adds Vezina, Lindsay

  Carey Price came away from the NHL Awards show with a hat trick. The Montreal Canadiens' record-setting goalie claimed the Hart Trophy, the Vezina Trophy and the Ted Lindsay Award at the NHL's annual postseason bash Wednesday night. Price also shared the already-announced Jennings Trophy with Chicago goalie Corey Crawford, but his hefty haul of hardware capped one of the greatest...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Montreal's Carey Price wins Vezina Trophy as top goalie

LAS VEGAS (AP) Carey Price of the Montreal Canadiens has won the Vezina Trophy as the NHL's top goalie. Price accepted his second major trophy Wednesday night during the NHL Awards show in Las Vegas. Price also won the Ted Lindsay Award for the league's top player as selected by the players, and he is a candidate for the Hart Trophy as the league MVP. Price got 27 of the 30 first...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Montreal G Price wins Lindsay Award as players' top player

LAS VEGAS (AP) Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price has won the Ted Lindsay Award, chosen as the NHL's most outstanding player by his fellow players. Price accepted the trophy to open the NHL Awards show in Las Vegas on Wednesday night. Price also is a candidate for the Hart Trophy as the league's most valuable player, and the Vezina Trophy as the top goalie. Price set a franchise...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Former agent blasts Canadiens' Galchenyuk

It's usually a good idea to take a Hockey Hall of Famer's advice, but it seems young Alex Galchenyuk was not buying what former agent and Hockey Hall of Famer Igor Larionov had to say. Galchenyuk recently fired Larionov, and it does not seem like the split was amicable."Ian [Pulver] and I were trying to help [Galchenyuk] to become a good hockey player but, more importantly, to be...
Via Fox Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Galchenyuk throws wrench into Canadiens re-signing plans

The Montreal Canadiens are reportedly working toward re-signing restricted free agent Alex Galchenyuk, but the forward might have slowed that process down when he reportedly fired agent Ian Pulver, according to TVA Sports' Renaud Lavoie. Unless Galchenyuk plans to represent himself, it seems the the 21-year-old will have to put a halt to negotiations until he finds a new agent....
Via Fox Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Center Torrey Mitchell sticks with Canadiens on 3-year deal

  Center Torrey Mitchell signed a three-year deal with the Montreal Canadiens on Monday. The 30-year-old Mitchell had six goals and eight assists in 65 regular-season games between the Buffalo Sabres and Montreal. He had a goal and four assists in 12 playoff games for the Canadiens. ''We are very pleased to have come to terms on a multi-year agreement with Torrey Mitchell,'' Montreal...
Via AP on Fox
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Torrey Mitchell signs 3-year deal with Montreal Canadiens

MONTREAL (AP) Center Torrey Mitchell signed a three-year deal with the Montreal Canadiens on Monday. The 30-year-old Mitchell had six goals and eight assists in 65 regular-season games between the Buffalo Sabres and Montreal. He had a goal and four assists in 12 playoff games for the Canadiens. ''We are very pleased to have come to terms on a multi-year agreement with Torrey Mitchell...
Via AP on Fox
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens sign Beaulieu to 2-year, $2 million deal

  Defenseman Nathan Beaulieu has signed a $2 million, two-year contract, the Montreal Canadiens said Saturday. Beaulieu, 22, had one goal and eight assists in 64 games this past season. The 6-foot-1 185-pound Beaulieu is set to earn $1 million per season, a slight increase on the $925,000 he made in 2014-15 in the final season of a three-year entry-level contract. He can become...
Via AP on Fox
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens sign Beaulieu to $2 million, 2-year deal

MONTREAL (AP) Defenseman Nathan Beaulieu has signed a $2 million, two-year contract, the Montreal Canadiens said Saturday. Beaulieu, 22, had one goal and eight assists in 64 games this past season. The 6-foot-1 185-pound Beaulieu is set to earn $1 million per season, a slight increase on the $925,000 he made in 2014-15 in the final season of a three-year entry-level contract. He...
Via AP on Fox
23 days ago  |  Discuss

PK Subban Surprises Kids Playing Street Hockey, Gets Out And Joins (Video)

P.K. Subban made a bunch of kids’ dreams come true recently. The Montreal Canadiens defenseman was on his way home from dinner when he saw the group playing street hockey. He pulled over and asked to join, ultimately spending about five minutes with the group and taking a few pictures. Subban took a few shots and gave one youngster, Jack Fraser, a chance to defend a few slapshots...
Via NESN.com
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Montreal Canadiens Defenseman P.K. Subban Joins Kids in SoDo Street Hockey Game

Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban stopped by SoDo to take some shots on goalie Jack Fraser. Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return home for Top sports news.
Via Bob's Blitz
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Montreal Canadiens star P.K. Subban joined a bunch of kids playing street hockey

Canadiens star defenseman P.K. Subban was leaving a restaurant in Montreal Sunday night when he spotted a bunch of kids nearby playing street hockey. Then Subban stopped, approached the group, and gave the kids (and adults) a memory they won't forget. “Ok, guys!" Subban shouted, according to BuzzFeed. "Let’s play some street hockey!” What you see in the video below is the shootout...
Via Fox Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens young defense means options moving forward

The Montreal Canadiens are heading into an offseason where they must find solutions to their constant failures in the playoffs. With the fine play of a few young defensemen this season, Montreal now has options to improve their roster for next season. The Habs found themselves using some of their up-and-coming young talent, and they did not […] The post Canadiens young defense...
Via Along the Boards
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Canadiens agree to 6-year contract to D Petry

MONTREAL (AP) The Montreal Canadiens have agreed to a $33 million, six-year contract with defenseman Jeff Petry. Petry, who was eligible for unrestricted free agency, became a key performer for the Canadiens after general manager Marc Bergevin acquired him from the Edmonton Oilers at the trade deadline. The contract was announced on Tuesday. It runs through the 2020-21 season. The...
Via AP on Fox
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Montreal Canadiens re-sign defenseman Jeff Petry to six-year deal worth $33 million

One of the biggest free agent defensemen has signed a new contract before the free agent frenzy on July 1st. Jeff Petry has re-signed with the Montreal Canadiens, inking a six-year deal believed to be worth $33 million (5.5 AAV). Jeff Petry's new deal with Habs, $33 million over six years ($5.5 M AAV) — Pierre LeBrun (@Real_ESPNLeBrun) June 2, 2015 Montreal general manager Marc...
Via Bloguin Best
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Montreal Canadiens re-sign defenseman Jeff Petry to six-year deal worth $33 million

One of the biggest free agent defensemen has signed a new contract before the free agent frenzy on July 1st. Jeff Petry has re-signed with the Montreal Canadiens, inking a six-year deal believed to be worth $33 million (5.5 AAV). Jeff Petry's new deal with Habs, $33 million over six years ($5.5 M AAV) — Pierre LeBrun (@Real_ESPNLeBrun) June 2, 2015 Montreal general manager Marc...
Via Puck Drunk Love
June 02, 2015  |  Discuss
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