Categories Archives: Montreal

Time to get things started

LAVAL-SUR-LE-LAC – The staging of the Canadiens’ annual golf tournament means that the offseason is officially over. On Tuesday morning, players, coaches and members of the team’s brass gathered at Laval-sur-le-Lac Golf Club to hit the links and

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Looking back on it

LONDON, ON – The 2016 Rookie Tournament wrapped up for the Canadiens’ young guns on Sunday afternoon, which meant that it was time for coaches to evaluate the players and players to evaluate themselves. PRIDE AND PRAISE: Following Sunday afternoon’s

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One to remember

LONDON, ON – Victor Mete felt very much at home in his first appearance in a Canadiens uniform on Saturday night. After all, the 18-year-old defenseman was playing in front of the same fans at Budweiser Gardens who’ve been cheering him on for the past

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A close-knit group

LONDON, ON – There’s something very special about the crop of Canadiens young guns competing at the 2016 Rookie Tournament in Southwestern Ontario this weekend. They’re clearly a resilient and spirited bunch. That was certainly evident on Friday aft

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Energy and enthusiasm

MONTREAL – There’s no denying the excitement that comes with the start of the Canadiens’ rookie camp every September. It’s a good indication that the summer is officially over and it’s time for the organization’s young guns to get back to the

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Lessons into practice

MONTREAL – Entering his fifth pro season, Stefan Matteau firmly believes the time has arrived to make his mark in the NHL. Set to embark on his first training camp experience with the Canadiens, the 22-year-old forward is out to catch the collective eye

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Gally and Chucky having burger showdown

NHL.com —  Montreal Canadiens forwards Brendan Gallagher and Alex Galchenyuk are having a burger showdown for McDonald’s Canada. In a promotion for the new McDonald’s self-order kiosks, Gallagher walks in on Galchenyuk customizing a bur

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In good health

MONTREAL – After undergoing season-ending surgery in March, Jeff Petry is feeling just fine heading into a brand new year. The 28-year-old defenseman, who recently returned to Montreal from his offseason home in Michigan, says the procedure to repair hi

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Laval’s AHL team nickname unveiled

PRESS RELEASE      LAVAL — The Montreal Canadiens officially announced today that its AHL affiliate that will begin play at Laval’s Place Bell in 2017-18 will be called Club de hockey Rocket de Laval.   The name is the result of a fan contest

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