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Canadiens Injury Update: Davis Drewiske already having a bad start to the season

Montreal Canadiens defenseman Davis Drewiske is already having a bad start to the season. He was aiming for a better season after missing most of last season.#166756083 / gettyimages.comLast season the defenseman suffered a shoulder injury during training camp. He had surgery to repair the injury and missed a few months. He started skating in January, joined his teammates in February...
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22 hours ago  |  Discuss

All That Has Transpired: Canadiens de Montréal

We’re going to take a look at each NHL team, breaking down every new addition and subtraction, as well as promising prospects. Today, we take a look at Canadiens de Montréal (Montreal Canadiens) By: Annie Shean (@JustPuckIt) 2013 Season: 46-28-8  100pts – (3rd Atlantic Conference; 4th Eastern Conference) Free Agents Signed: Manny Malhotra (C – Hurricanes) Tom Gilbert...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens Injury Update: Carey Price should be ready for preseason games

The Montreal Canadiens had a good playoff run last season. They swept the Tampa Bay Lightning, beat the Boston Bruins and advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals against the New York Rangers. All seemed to be going well until Chris Kreider collided into goaltender Carey Price, leaving the Habs goaltender injured.#492289559 / gettyimages.comAt first it was not obvious how...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Montreal Canadiens: Leadership by committee By Reeves Matheson @Reevespm78 With Monday’s unexpected announcement at their annual golf tournament at Laval-sur-le-Lac, the Montreal Canadiens ended months of speculation by finally naming their captain. All four of their Captains. Alternate captains to be exact. Along with Andrei Markov, Tomas Plekanec, Max Pacioretty and P.K. Subban will all serve as alternate captains...
Via The Hockey Guys
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Montreal Canadiens opt for captaincy by committee

It’s been a little while since the Montreal Canadiens have gone without a formal captain. When Saku Koivu left Montreal for the Anaheim Ducks in 2009, the team didn’t immediately fill the vacated role, instead opting for multiple players to wear the “A” of the alternate captain. Brian Gionta would fill the role the next season. For the 2014-15 season, it looks like the Canadiens...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens to have 4 alternate captains this season

MONTREAL (AP) The Montreal Canadiens will play with four alternate captains this season: defensemen Andrei Markov and P.K. Subban and forwards Tomas Plekanec and Max Pacioretty. Last season's captain, Brian Gionta, signed with the Buffalo Sabres in the offseason. His successor was a subject of debate among fans and media. General manager Marc Bergevin said Monday he wanted this...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Montreal Canadiens to go with four alternate captains

For the second time in five years the Montreal Canadiens will play a season without handing out the "C".#81110617 / gettyimages.comThe Montreal Canadiens have decided not to name a captain for the 2014-'15 season after the departure of Brian Gionta. It was made official this morning in a series of tweets that four players will wear "A's" this year as...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
4 days ago  |  Discuss

P.K. Subban Among Four Montreal Canadiens Alternate Captains For 2014-15

The Montreal Canadiens named four alternate captains on Monday instead of going the traditional route and selecting one captain and two or three alternates. Defensemen P.K. Subban and Andrei Markov, as well as and forwards Max Pacioretty and Tomas Plekanec all will wear an “A” on their sweater for the 2014-15 NHL season. "We'll start with P.K. at home, Max on the road...
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Montreal Canadiens To Retire Defenseman Guy Lapointe’s No. 5 In November

The Montreal Canadiens announced Friday that they will retire Guy Lapointe’s No. 5 prior to their game against the Minnesota Wild at the Bell Centre on Nov. 8. Lapointe, a Hall of Fame defenseman, played on six Stanley Cup-winning teams in 14 years with the Habs. He was a member of the Canadiens’ Big Three alongside Serge Savard and Larry Robinson. He will be the 18th Canadien...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Who will be the next captain of the Canadiens?

With the 2014-15 season right around the corner, the Montreal Canadiens still have one very important thing to figure out: who will be the next captain of le bleu, blanc et rouge? Brian Gionta, who succeeded the now-retired Saku Koivu as captain in 2010, signed with the Buffalo Sabres on the opening day of free […] The post Who will be the next captain of the Canadiens? appeared...
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P.K. Subban wants an NHL team in Houston because of Beyonce

Here’s a pretty random statement from P.K. Subban which might leave you questioning the defenseman. In regards to the topic of NHL expansion, Subban overlooked the obvious contenders such as Las Vegas and Seattle, Subban mentioned a team in Houston. …Houston? Why? The rationale for a team in Houston is awesome. .@PKSubban1 wants Houston in the NHL expansion conversation: "...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlantic Division Outlook: Montreal Canadiens

With captains practice already underway the NHL season is so close to starting. Can you believe it? In this article we will preview this year's Montreal Canadiens team.
Via CLNS Radio
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Canadiens Injury Update: P-A Parenteau might miss the start of the season

The Montreal Canadiens may have to look for a new forward for the time being. It is being said that the new addition to the team Pierre-Alexandr Parenteau has suffered an injury in training. #487493483 / gettyimages.comThere are not many details about the injury or the severity, except that it is a rib injury. Parenteau is under evaluation and more details could come in upcoming...
Via Sports Injury Alert
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Montreal Canadiens Backup Conundrum: The Era of Tokarski?

Francois Laplante/Getty Images By Reeves Matheson (@reevespm78) Of all the questions answered over the summer and of the few questions that remain, the role of who will backup Carey Price is just as relevant now as it was back in May.Michelle Therrien’s decision to bypass his veteran backup, Peter Budaj, and handover the reins to 24 year-old Dustin Tokarski, seemed to symbolize...
Via The Hockey Guys
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Montreal Canadiens Depth Chart 2014 2015

Montreal Canadiens C 1. David Desharnais  2. Tomas Plekanec  3. Lars Eller  4. Manny Malhotra  L 1. Max Pacioretty  2. Alex Galchenyuk  3. Michael Bournival  4. Travis Moen  R 1. Brendan Gallagher  2. P. A. Parenteau  3. Rene Bourque  4. Dale Weise  5. Brandon...
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