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2020 NHL Playoffs – Qualifying Round – PIT vs. MTL

Friday, July 24, 2020

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The @Pittsburgh Penguins enter the 2020 Qualifying Round looking to earn their 14th consecutive trip to the NHL Playoffs. As for Montreal, they’ve been to the postseason just once in the last four years (2017)and haven’t won’t a playoff series since 2015. As a .500 hockey team, the odds are heavily stacked against the Canadiens.…

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Philadelphia Flyers acquire Nate Thompson, Derek Grant in separate trades

Monday, February 24, 2020

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The Philadelphia Flyers made two moves Monday morning acquiring forwards Nate Thompson and Derek Grant.

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Washington Capitals acquire Ilya Kovalchuk for draft pick

Sunday, February 23, 2020

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The Washington Capitals have acquired Ilya Kovalchuk from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for a 2020 third-round draft pick. Montreal will also be retaining 50% of Kovalchuk’s league-minimum $700,000 contract. The forward started the season with the LA Kings before his contract with the club was terminated after only 17 games. Montreal later signed him…

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Montreal Canadiens trade Marco Scandella to St. Louis Blues

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

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The St. Louis Blues have acquired defenceman Marco Scandella from the Montreal Canadiens. In return, the Habs acquired a 2020 second-round draft pick and a fourth-round pick in 2021.

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Montreal Canadiens D Shea Weber out four-to-six weeks

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

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Hours after a report suggested @Montreal Canadiens D @Shea Weber’s future may be in question, the club has announced he will be out four-to-six weeks.

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Montreal Canadiens F Brendan Gallagher game-time decision vs. Edmonton Oilers

Thursday, January 9, 2020

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Montreal Canadiens F Brendan Gallagher will be a game-time decision Thursday night as the team takes on the visiting Edmonton Oilers. Gallagher, who suffered a concussion during a 3-1 loss on New Year’s Eve, took part in Thursday’s morning skate and is awaiting clearance from the team’s medical staff.

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2020 Fantasy Hockey Season Preview: Montreal Canadiens

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

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The 2018-19 Montreal Canadiens season went from being a pleasant surprise to a crushing disappointment when the Habs finished just two points shy of Columbus for the final Eastern Conference Wild Card spot. Most prognosticators were expecting a dormant season from a heavily turned over Montreal roster, but the Habs were able to ride stellar 5v5 play…

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Paul Byron handed three-game suspension for charging

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

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Montreal Canadiens’ forward Paul Byron has been suspended three games for charging Florida Panthers’ MacKenzie Weegar in Tuesday’s game at the Bell Center. Montreal’s Paul Byron has been suspended for three games for charging Florida’s MacKenzie Weegar. https://t.co/WYC4pDQIyN — NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) January 16, 2019 Byron had a hearing with the NHL Department of…

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Elias Pettersson exits game vs. Habs with lower-body injury

Thursday, January 3, 2019

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All of Vancouver is sending their prayers to their young Swedish phenom tonight. And most of the hockey world for that matter. 20-year-old Elias Pettersson suffered a lower-body injury Thursday against the Montreal Canadiens after getting tangled with fellow rookie Jesperi Kotkaniemi in the second period. Pettersson was in visible pain following the incident, but…

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Alex Ovechkin applauds Carey Price after sensational save

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

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Real recognizes real. It was a battle of two NHL superstars Monday evening in Montreal. Alex Ovechkin and Carey Price were duelling all night as the Habs and Capitals clashed at the Bell Center. The Washington captain got two goals past Price and came very close to completing the hat trick. With the clock ticking…

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