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In the Habs' Room: After being out three weeks, timing was a bit off, Price says

BROOKLYN — “Carey Price was Carey Price.”

That’s the way Canadiens coach Michel Therrien described Price’s return to action after three weeks on the sidelines with a lower-body injury. 624 more words


Dave Stubbs: Habs earn inspired comeback win over Canucks, rallying one small goal at a time

If you go about eating an elephant one bite at a time, as the old saying goes, the same probably applies for an orca, which just so happens to be featured on the crest of the Vancouver Canucks jersey. 846 more words


Habs' gamble on Semin leads to struggles for Galchenyuk line

A major part of the Canadiens’ success this season has been an offence that’s firing on all four cylinders.

OK, maybe only three.

While coach Michel Therrien has been rolling four lines on a regular basis, one line has been spectacularly mediocre as the Canadiens prepare to the face the Ottawa Senators Tuesday night at the Bell Centre… 570 more words


Canadiens-Flames preview: Calgary slow out of gate


Scotiabank Saddledome, Friday, 9 p.m., CITY, RDS, TSN-690 Radio.

The matchup: While the Canadiens set a team record with their nine-game winning streak to start the season, the Flames got off to a disappointing start. 368 more words


Dave Stubbs: Airtight Price says Canadiens reacted well to poor first period

Carey Price stripped the tape off his ankle Tuesday night, rolled it into a tight ball and lobbed it with a high arc in the direction of a dressing-room garbage can about a dozen feet away. 898 more words

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In the Habs Room: Shooting more pays off for Semin

Max Pacioretty said Alexander Semin’s teammates have been encouraging him to shoot more and the message seems to be getting through to the Russian sniper. 666 more words

Montreal Canadiens

Habs, Leafs headed in opposite directions

One team spent the summer rebuilding, adding 10 new players and hiring a new head coach and general manager. The other picked up a few secondary pieces, but mostly kept things as they were. 691 more words