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Montreal Canadiens Clinch Playoff Berth in Overtime

April 6th, 2011
For the last regular season game of this 2010-2011 season at the Bell Centre, the Montreal Canadiens and the Chicago Blackhawks played a very disputed game with an ending that pleased the crowd.The only goals scored during regulation came during the second period. Michael Cammalleri scored for Montreal and Patrick ...

Montreal Canadiens’ P.K. Subban Puts a Lid on a Catastrophe

January 18th, 2011
A potential catastrophe was brewing as the Montreal Canadiens hosted the Calgary Flames on Monday night at the Bell Centre.The Canadiens took a 4-0 lead during the second period with goals from Lars Eller, Michael Cammalleri, Jeff Halpern and Andrei Kostitsyn. Kostitsyn's goal chased Mikka Kiprusoff out of Calgary's net ...

Montreal Canadiens: In A Downward Spiral

December 29th, 2010
After a very good start in the first two months of this 2010-2011 season, the Montreal Canadiens are experiencing a very difficult month of December. The team went from fighting for the top spot in the Eastern conference to the eighth position in a matter of four weeks. The Canadiens are ...

Canadiens-Bruins: Montreal Snaps Three-Game Losing Streak

December 17th, 2010
The Montreal Canadiens bounced back from their deceiving 3-5 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers with a solid performance at the Bell Centre yesterday.The Canadiens played well enough to collect a 4-3 victory over the Boston Bruins, a solid rival who was only two points behind Montreal in the standings ...

Montreal Canadiens-Buffalo Sabres: 4th Line Halts Habs Losing Streak

November 5th, 2010
The Montreal Canadiens edged the Buffalo Sabres yesterday by a single-goal margin, all thanks to the Habs fourth line. The unbelievable performance from the members of the fourth line combined with a solid performance from goaltender Carey Price, as the club avoided suffering a third consecutive loss.  Buffalo opened the scoring during the first period when Mike Grier ...

Montreal Canadiens: Andrei Kostitsyn Leads Habs To Victory

October 26th, 2010
Yesterday at the Bell centre, the Montreal Canadiens edged the Phoenix Coyotes during the overtime period by the score of 3-2. Andrei Kostitsyn pounced on a loose puck in front of the net to seal the deal. Kyle Turris early in the second period and Derek Morris at the first minute mark ...

Montreal Canadiens and Pittsburgh Penguins Collide Tonight

October 9th, 2010
After a 3-2 loss against Toronto on Thursday, the Montreal Canadiens will play for the first time in the new Pittsburgh Penguins' arena. Pittsburgh really want to win this one. Christopher Letang even used the word ''revenge." The Canadiens eliminated the Penguins and closed down Mellon Arena in Game 7 of ...

Montreal Canadiens’ Michael Cammalleri Suspended

October 5th, 2010
Montreal Canadiens' Michael Cammalleri was suspended for one game by the NHL and will miss the season opener Thursday against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Air Canada center. Cammalleri received a game misconduct penalty during the second period of the game between the Canadiens and the New York Islanders last ...

Montreal Canadiens Name Brian Gionta Team Captain

September 30th, 2010
14 months after the departure of Saku Koivu, the Montreal Canadiens chose Brian Gionta to be their new team captain. Gionta becomes the 28th captain in the club's history.The choice of Gionta as team captain did not catch anyone by surprise; the subject was covered by the media a couple of ...

Montreal Canadiens Cut 18 Players From Camp

September 28th, 2010
Yesterday, the Montreal Canadiens made their first training camp cuts. The club sent eighteen players; two of them (Louis Leblanc and Jared Tinordi) will go back with their respective junior squad while the sixteen others will join the Hamilton Bulldogs.The Canadiens evaluated their young talent during the last week of camp ...