Tag Archives: Montreal

FOR CAMMALLERI, GOMEZ AND GIONTA, IT’S TIME


It’s time. Three years into their run as team mates on the Montreal Canadiens, it’s time for the three players who helped redefine this team in the summer of 2009, to pay some serious dividends as a group. I’m referring … Continue reading

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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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KOVALEV READY TO LACE ‘EM UP TOMORROW VS. SENS


Alex Kovalev is ready to make his pre-season debut for the Canadiens.  But it won’t be on a line with Robert Lang. Kovalev was on the ice at practice this morning as the Habs prepare to open the home portion … Continue reading

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KOVALEV-LANG CHEMISTRY EXPERIMENT PUT ON HOLD


Alex Kovalev and Robert Lang, linemates in Pittsburgh, will have to wait another day before they can skate together in a game as members of the Montreal Canadiens. Kovalev did not take part in a morning skate at Verdun prior … Continue reading

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LARAQUE AND KOIVU TO MISS PRESEASON OPENER MONDAY IN HALIFAX


Georges Laraque will have to wait for another day to make his debut with the Montreal Canadiens. Both Laraque and Team Captain Saku Koivu were kept off skates today as the Canadiens wrapped up two days of workouts in Pierrefonds … 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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