1. The Alex Kovalev Show: Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, Game Two

    Redemption. That's the word to describe the outcome of Game Two for Alex Kovalev. After a selfish slashing penalty that led to the breakdown of the Canadiens' 2-0 lead in the third ...

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  2. Carey Price Is Right for Conn Smythe

    After a Calder Trophy worthy season, Carey Price has proved that he is ready for the prime-time in the NHL season...

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  3. Round One Preview: Montreal-Boston

    Anyone in the hockey world has been emphasizing the fact that the Montreal Canadiens have won 11 straight games over the Boston Bruins dating back to last season...

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  4. Revival in Montreal: Canadiens Year-End Review

    The hockey gods couldn't have scripted a better ending to a turn around year. From a playoff exit in game 82 in 2006-07 to a 104 point season a year later, the Montreal Canadiens have been revived...

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  5. Montreal Canadiens: Price Proving His Worth

    When asked what his thoughts were, after his first career win in the NHL on October 10, Price calmly replied something to the effect that he 'felt good in the net'...

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  6. Montreal Canadiens: Northeast Division Champions

    So many stories will be written about the Montreal Canadiens' great '07-'08 season. Andrei Kostitsyn's 25+ goal sophmore season, Alex Kovalev's resurgence as a power player, ...

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  7. Montreal Canadiens: Not The End Without Saku Koivu

    Will everyone just calm down about the Saku Koivu injury situation? I understand how not having your captain in the lineup, the heart and soul of the Montreal Canadiens, can hurt a team on the ice and in the dressing room, but let's be realistic...

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  8. Montreal Canadiens: Ghosts of 1991-92

    One point away from clinching a division title for the first time in over 15 years...for a team that was at one point the epitomy of successful franchises, it has been a long time coming for the Montreal Canadiens...

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  9. Canadiens News: Carey Price in, Cristobal Huet Out

    Early this morning Montreal traded Cristobal Huet to the Washington Capitals in return for a 2009 second round pick (previously acquired from Anaheim). This leaves 20-year-old Carey Price as the Canadiens’ No...

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  10. NHL All-Star Game: All-Star Bust

    With seven original All-Stars out the lineup, the seven players chosen to replace had the enormous task of not disappointing. Consider it a mission not accomplished...

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  11. Devils Haunt Canadiens Time and Time Again

    Maybe they were right to name the team from Jersey the Devils—the boys from Montreal can't seem to buy a win against them in Jersey or at home lately...

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  12. NHL All-Star Game: All-Star Rookies

    Forget about All-Star veterans like Nicklas Lidstrom or Jarome Iginla.We are going to talk about the rookies—the guys who are trying to make a name for themselves in the NHL All-Star history...

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  13. Montreal Canadiens: Locked on the Playoffs?

    At the halfway mark of the season, most GM’s can see if their teams have what it takes to make the playoffs, while others know there needs to be some tweaking...

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  14. NHL: Midseason Rookie Review

    Every season, teams look to their young guns to produce. Lately, players such as Evgeni Malkin and Alexander Ovechkin have come through in their premier NHL season...

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  15. Original Six Misery: Canadiens Dominate Bruins

    How frustrated can you get?The Bruins don’t know how much longer they can go without another win against their arch-rival Montreal Canadiens...

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  16. NHL All-Star Game: The Replacements

    Being injured while enjoying an All-Star season is a haunting possibility to any NHL player. On the other hand, taking a few days off couldn’t hurt either. This year’s replacement count jumped up to seven players on both teams combined...

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  17. NHL All-Star Game: Who Got Snubbed?

    With the 2008 All-Star game looming on the NHL horizon, let’s take a look at those players who've gotten the cold shoulder...1...

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  18. Montreal Canadien Prospects Update

    Franchises have always relied on building successful teams with young prospects. Look no further than Jason Spezza, 2nd pick in 2001, Dany Heatley, 2nd pick in 2000, or Sidney Crosby, 1st pick in 2005...

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  19. NHL: Notorious Northeast No Good?

    Ask any hockey buff’s opinion on the strongest division in the NHL and the Northeast Division will top the list...

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  20. The Brothers Kostitsyn Making Name For Themselves in Montreal

    Naming brothers who have played with each other during their NHL careers is something that NHL trivia buffs seem to get a kick out of...

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