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Canadiens & Oilers Emerging as Potential Trade Partners

When it comes to the trade market, the Montreal Canadiens are one of the teams most watched right now. It is understandable, as they are currently sporting three goalies on…

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Published: 3 weeks ago

Canadiens’ Cayden Primeau to start vs. Red Wings

Montreal Canadiens goaltender Cayden Primeau will get a rare start on Thursday against the Detroit Red Wings, the team announced.

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Published: 3 weeks ago

Canadiens Look to Bounce Back Tonight In Original Six Matchup

When the Canadiens left Montreal for their first real road trip of the season, they were 5-2-1. Since then, they’ve lost four straight and sit at 5-5-2 heading into Thursday’s matchup in Detroit. The Canadiens will play the Red Wings for the firs

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Published: 3 weeks ago

Minor Transactions: 11/09/23

It’s a busy night on the NHL schedule with 11 games, including an Original Six matchup featuring two teams off to surprising starts in the Montreal Canadiens and Detroit Red Wings. Overseas, however, there’s some news to focus on, mainly in Switz

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Published: 3 weeks ago

What’s the best path forward for Juraj Slafkovsky’s development?

Despite his struggles, it’s too early to give up on Slafkovsky.

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Published: 3 weeks ago

Canadiens Who Are Exceeding Expectations to Start 2023-24

Despite Jake Allen's fast start, it’s impossible to include him on this list of the top Montreal Canadiens exceeding expectations in 2023-24.

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Published: 3 weeks ago

What the Puck: It's way too early for the Habs to give up on Slafkovsky

The Canadiens and their fans need to give the 19-year-old former top draft pick more time to develop, Brendan Kelly writes.

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Published: 3 weeks ago

Thursday Habs Headlines: Mike Matheson knows he’s not playing to his true ability

In today's links, Matheson's lows, Martin St-Louis's too-highs, Gallagher and Pezzetta try out neck guards, Filip Mesar's encouraging OHL start, and the Sharks make a move.

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Published: 3 weeks ago

Canadiens' Brendan Gallagher, Michael Pezzetta try neck guards at practice

Accidental death of former Penguin Adam Johnson in England has players thinking more seriously about their safety on the ice.

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Published: 3 weeks ago

Canadiens Notebook: Caufield, Suzuki face pressure to lead offence

Cole Caufield and Nick Suzuki are faced with the daunting task of leading the Canadiens every time they step on the ice. Both players have produced, but they’re still hungry for more.

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Published: 3 weeks ago

Free Agent Stock Watch: Elias Pettersson angling for huge payday with great start

Elias Pettersson, Sean Durzi, and Sean Monahan are all slated to command hefty raises if they maintain their current levels of play.

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Published: 3 weeks ago

Canadiens' Mike Matheson is struggling, but hasn't lost confidence

Veteran defenceman has been on the ice for eight goals against in Montreal's last two games against St. Louis and Tampa Bay.

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Published: 3 weeks ago