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Jean Beliveau with Gordie Howe (DAVID BIER, CLUB DE HOCKEY CANADIEN)

Jean Beliveau: Hockey’s Ultimate Class Act Passes Away at 83

In the late evening hours of December 2nd, the Montreal Canadiens announced the passing of  legend Jean Beliveau at age 83. Dubbed “Le Gros Bill”, Beliveau was the ultimate ambassador […]

by · December 3, 2014 · 4 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Alex Galchenyuk (Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports)

How Much Is Alex Galchenyuk Worth?

With GM Marc Bergevin locking up Brendan Gallagher to a six-year contract extension, that only leaves youngster Alex Galchenyuk still in need of a deal. The Gallagher negotiations took about […]

by · December 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Interview With Habs Defenseman Andrei Markov

In this translated interview, originally appearing in Russian language on the popular Russian portal Sovsport.ru, Andrei Markov talked about his 100th goal for the Habs, discussed the current season, and remembered […]

Brendan Gallagher (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Montreal Canadiens Lock up Key Cog in Brendan Gallagher

You wouldn’t know it looking at the scores from the past few days, but right in between two embarrassing losses to the Buffalo Sabres the Montreal Canadiens had a bit […]

by · November 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Home-and-Home: A Buffalo Sabres Primer for Matches Against the Montreal Canadiens

After a three game winning streak ended abruptly at the hands of the Winnipeg Jets, the Buffalo Sabres will face off against the Montreal Canadiens two times in the next […]

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Has Lars Eller Finally Found His Game?

As the main piece coming to Montreal in the Jaroslav Halak trade back in 2010, Lars Eller has always been a subject of curiosity for the fans. Going 13th overall […]

by · November 27, 2014 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Montreal Canadiens Worth $1 Billion On & Off Ice

It may be Thanksgiving in America, but just because they’re north of the border (and they are the Montreal Canadiens), it doesn’t mean the Habs have nothing for which to […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Montreal Canadiens Are Far From Class of NHL

At 16-5-1, the Habs are a few games past the quarter mark of the 2014-15 season. More importantly, they lead the league with only the Pittsburgh Penguins (28 points in […]

by · November 23, 2014 · 14 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Montreal Canadiens Trading Rene Bourque Makes Sense… Kinda

The Montreal Canadiens just traded away Rene Bourque… and so much else.   What the Montreal Canadiens Actually Gave up There’s an economics term out there called “opportunity cost.” Bear […]

by · November 22, 2014 · 3 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Michel Therrien and Marc Bergevin have done a great job building a winning team. (Eric Bolte-US PRESSWIRE)

With Bourque Trade, Bergevin Looks Towards the Future

Just when it seemed like Rene Bourque was stuck in AHL purgatory after going unclaimed on waivers, Bergevin managed to pull another trade out of his sleeve by dealing Bourque […]

by · November 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Gonchar Trade a Welcome Addition to the Habs

Last week, Montreal Canadiens general manager Mark Bergevin made the controversial decision to trade rugged winger Travis Moen to the Dallas Stars for veteran defenseman Sergei Gonchar. Two of my colleagues […]

by · November 17, 2014 · 2 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Masked Men: Price Is Right Again

It was only a matter of time before Carey Price started playing like Carey Price. The Montreal Canadiens goaltender got off to a mediocre start this season — like many […]