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HABS SOFT-PEDDLE CARBO’S NEW DEAL


On a wind-swept day in the Laurentian mountains, Montreal Canadiens general manager Bob Gainey held court just outside the St. Jovite arena while, inside, the Habs were putting the finishing touches on two days’ worth of scrimmages. It was then … Continue reading

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AND THEN THERE WERE 32


Defenceman Yannick Weber and forwards Max Pacioretty and Ben Maxwell were among the players to survive the first-round of cuts as the Montreal Canadiens sent a total of 18 players packing this morning. PK Subban and Olivier Fortier were sent … Continue reading

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CANADIENS’ CAPTAIN SAKU KOIVU FORCED OFF SKATES FOR TWO WEEKS BECAUSE OF A FOOT INJURY


The air went out of the building for a split second as Team Captain Saku Koivu revealed to reporters yesterday at the Bell Centre following team training-camp physicals, that he suffered a foot injury a couple of weeks ago while … Continue reading

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NEXT WAVE OF CANADIENS’ BLUELINE TALENT HAS ARRIVED WITH MORE TO COME


One of the most talked about prospect in the Canadiens’ organization isn’t at this week’s rookie camp at the Bell Centre.  However, Trevor Timmins, director of player development, is keeping his fingers crossed that defenceman Alexei Yemelin will be on … Continue reading

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YOUNGSTERS AND VETERANS SHARE THE SPOTLIGHT ON DAY ONE OF ROOKIE CAMP


On a day when Max Pacioretty and company took to the ice at the Bell Centre for day one of rookie camp, the veterans weren’t too far behind.   At precisely 9 a.m. this morning, Pacioretty, a can’t-miss prospect who … Continue reading

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