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Laval Coach Bouchard Is the Best Coach in the Habs’ System

The Montreal Canadiens hired Joel Bouchard to be the head coach of the Laval rocket and help with the development of their prospects. Within two seasons, he already has coached…
Tags: Sport, Top Stories, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Bouchard, Habs, Laval, NHL Coaching, Joel Bouchard, Laval Rocket, Dominique Ducharme


Sheldon Keefe on the biggest key to winning the North Division: “I would just put it right there: the team’s commitment to defending this season”

Sheldon Keefe addressed the media after his team’s 3-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens that clinched the North Division title. On the keys to securing the division title: There are a lot of things that go into it, of course. When I look at it, I look at where our team needed to grow this […] The post Sheldon Keefe on the biggest key to winning the North Division: “I would just put it right there: the team’s commitment to defending this season” appeared first on Maple Leafs Hotstove.
Tags: Sport, Montreal Canadiens, Sheldon Keefe, Leafs News


GameDay Live – Montreal Canadiens vs Toronto Maple Leafs – May 8, 2021

Welcome to a THW GameDay Live, posted so fans could comment and interact during and after the game. We give you a little background on the game, and have the…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Commentary, Montreal Canadiens, Toronto Maple Leafs


Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Montreal Canadiens – Game #54 Preview, Projected Lines & TV Info

The Toronto Maple Leafs have an opportunity to clinch a division title for the first time in 21 years in its final regular-season matchup against the Montreal Canadiens tonight on Hockey Night in Canada (7 p.m. EST, CBC/Sportsnet). The last time this franchise clinched a division title, it was the year 2000, when a 100-point […] The post Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Montreal Canadiens – Game #54 Preview, Projected Lines & TV Info appeared first on Maple Leafs Hotstove.
Tags: Sport, Canada, Montreal Canadiens, Game Day, Toronto Maple Leafs, Leafs News


Sheldon Keefe Should Be a Jack Adams Award Contender

After the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-2 on Thursday, a lot of attention went to Auston Matthews. He scored his 40th goal in 49 games, and he…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Toronto Maple Leafs, Mike Babcock, Pat Quinn, Sheldon Keefe, Pat Burns, Auston Matthews He


Senators Should Re-Sign Victor Mete

One of Ottawa Senators’ general manager Pierre Dorion’s best acquisitions during the 2020-21 season was picking up defenseman Victor Mete off waivers. Mete was waived by the Montréal Canadiens after…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Ottawa Senators, Pierre Dorion, Victor Mete


Maple Leafs’ Tavares Shakes His Head at Matthews’ Incredible Skill [Video]

The Toronto Maple Leafs’ Auston Matthews scored a goal in Thursday’s game. That goal added to his team’s 5-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens and helped push the Maple Leafs…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Auston Matthews, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Matthews, John Tavares


Best NHL Team of All-Time Brackets: 1968-69 Montreal Canadiens

The Montreal Canadiens won four out of five Stanley Cups from 1964-65 through 1968-69. The Hockey Hall of Fame called the Canadiens of the late 1960s the “forgotten dynasty” because…
Tags: Sport, Top Stories, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Stanley Cups, Hockey Hall of Fame, Toe Blake, Editor's Choice, Hockey History, Canadiens History, Yvan Cournoyer, 1969 Stanley Cup


Canadiens Have Nothing to Lose Resting Weber Before Playoffs

Montreal Canadiens defenseman Shea Weber has little to prove at this juncture. Sure, a Stanley Cup and a Norris Memorial Trophy would each be nice, but, as a 1,000-game veteran…
Tags: Montreal Canadiens, Top Stories, Shea Weber, Top Story


Sheldon Keefe Post Game, Leafs 5 vs. Canadiens 2: “[Auston Matthews] is not going to slow down… I have no doubts”

Sheldon Keefe addressed the media after his team’s 5-2 win over the Montreal Canadiens that improved the Leafs’ record 34-13-6. On Auston Matthews’ 40 goals in 49 games and the magnitude of what we’re witnessing from him: I think I have used a lot of my words on him. There has been so much to […] The post Sheldon Keefe Post Game, Leafs 5 vs. Canadiens 2: “[Auston Matthews] is not going to slow down… I have no doubts” appeared first on Maple Leafs Hotstove.
Tags: Sport, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Auston Matthews, Leafs, Sheldon Keefe, Leafs News, Sheldon Keefe Post Game Leafs


Canadiens’ Playoff Push Bolstered by Positive Attitude

The Montreal Canadiens lost convincingly to the Ottawa Senators Wednesday night by a score of 5-1. After a lopsided loss such as this, it can be difficult to find immediate…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Nick Suzuki, Cole Caufield


Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Montreal Canadiens – Game #53 Preview, Projected Lines & TV Info

After a couple of days off, the Maple Leafs get set for their second of three matchups this week against the Montreal Canadiens, who are coming off a tough 5-1 loss to the Senators last night (7 p.m. EST, TSN 2/4). The Maple Leafs will continue experimenting with their forward group as injuries continue to […] The post Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Montreal Canadiens – Game #53 Preview, Projected Lines & TV Info appeared first on Maple Leafs Hotstove.
Tags: Sport, Montreal Canadiens, Game Day, Maple Leafs, TSN, Toronto Maple Leafs, Leafs News


Maple Leafs Injury & Roster Update: Andersen, Foligno, Hyman & Nash

As the Toronto Maple Leafs prepare to play the Montreal Canadiens tonight, a number of reports have come out about key Maple Leafs’ players’ injuries. In this post, I’ll share…
Tags: Column, Sport, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Nash, Frederik Andersen, Nick Foligno, Zach Hyman, Stefan Noesen, News & Rumors, Maple Leafs Injury amp, Andersen Foligno Hyman


Montreal Canadiens Youth Add Needed Energy to Lineup

Finding a balance is always difficult. When it comes to balancing youth and experience on an NHL roster, Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin has shown that to be the…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL, Montreal Canadiens, Marc Bergevin, Nick Suzuki, Cole Caufield, Montreal Canadiens Youth Add Needed Energy


Maple Leafs’ Foligno Injured In Loss to Canadiens [Video]

Toronto Maple Leafs’ newcomer forward Nick Foligno was injured during Monday’s 3-2 overtime loss to the Montreal Canadiens. During the second period, as he pulled up short in front of…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Nick Foligno, Foligno Injured In Loss to Canadiens


Canadiens Can Compete With Maple Leafs in a First Round Series

The Montréal Canadiens’ most recent victory made their playoff future a little clearer. With that win, the Canadiens now have 57 points to the Calgary Flames’ 47 with eight games…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Calgary Flames, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Previews and Predictions, Rivalries, 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs


Best NHL Team of All-Time Brackets: 1976-77 Montreal Canadiens

There have been an insane amount of talented teams that have come from the city of Montreal. In fact, some of the greatest players in the history of the NHL…
Tags: Sport, Top Stories, Hockey, Montreal, Montreal Canadiens, Guy Lafleur, Ken Dryden, Larry Robinson, Steve Shutt, Editor's Choice, Hockey History, Canadiens History


Maple Leafs’ Takeaways: Matthews, Caufield and a Playoff Preview

It may or may not have been an early preview of the first round of the North Division playoffs, but with the Montreal Canadiens beating the Toronto Maple Leafs in…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Auston Matthews, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Joe Thornton, Nick Foligno, Cole Caufield, Matthews Caufield


Ranking Potential Canadiens First-Round Opponents in 2021 Playoffs

The Montreal Canadiens haven’t exactly clinched a playoff spot yet and it would be wrong for them to count their chickens before they’re hatched, at least in that one regard.…
Tags: Sport, Top Stories, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Auston Matthews, Connor McDavid, Connor Hellebuyck, Top Story


Leafs Report Cards: Special teams fail Toronto in overtime loss to Montreal

The Toronto Maple Leafs couldn’t quite hold on down the stretch. After leading for the entire game, the Leafs gave up the game-tying goal with under a minute left in the third period and ended up losing in overtime 3-2 to the Montreal Canadiens. That’s the type of sentence that makes your stomach turn as […] The post Leafs Report Cards: Special teams fail Toronto in overtime loss to Montreal appeared first on Maple Leafs Hotstove.
Tags: Toronto, Sport, Montreal, Montreal Canadiens, Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Game Reviews


Sheldon Keefe Post Game, Canadiens 3 vs. Leafs 2 (OT): “We played a good game at five-on-five… Our penalty kill and power play, 5-on-6, 3-on-3 — those situations cost us today”

Sheldon Keefe addressed the media after his team’s 3-2 overtime loss to the Montreal Canadiens that dropped the Leafs’ record to 33-13-6 on the season. On Nick Foligno’s status after he left the game injured late in the second period: I don’t have any word on him, no. We will have to see. We have […] The post Sheldon Keefe Post Game, Canadiens 3 vs. Leafs 2 (OT): “We played a good game at five-on-five… Our penalty kill and power play, 5-on-6, 3-on-3 — those situations cost us today” appeared fir...
Tags: Sport, Montreal Canadiens, Leafs, Nick Foligno, Sheldon Keefe, Leafs News, Sheldon Keefe Post Game Canadiens


Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Montreal Canadiens – Game #52 Preview, Projected Lines & TV Info

With the odds of a Leafs-Habs first-round matchup currently hovering a little below 80%, this week’s three-game series could be a preview (of sorts) of potentially the first Toronto-Montreal playoff matchup since 1979 (7 p.m. EST, Sportsnet Ontario/TSN2) However, as it pertains to these final regular-season matchups, the respective lineup situations and game stakes are […] The post Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Montreal Canadiens – Game #52 Preview, Projected Lines & TV Info appeared first on Maple Le...
Tags: Sport, Montreal Canadiens, Game Day, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Montreal, Leafs News, Sportsnet Ontario, Leafs Habs


Canadiens News and Rumors: Caufield, Drouin, Roy and more

In this week’s edition of Montreal Canadiens news and rumors, Cole Caufield’s first NHL goal couldn’t have been scripted any better, Jonathan Drouin has taken a leave of absence from…
Tags: Column, Sport, Hockey, NHL, Montreal Canadiens, Jonathan Drouin, Patrick Roy, Cole Caufield, Canadiens News, News & Rumors, Caufield Drouin Roy


Canadiens’ Caufield ‘Can’t Describe’ Feeling of First NHL Goal in OT [Video]

It was the stuff Hollywood movies are made of. That’s how you would describe Cole Caufield‘s first career NHL goal with the Montreal Canadiens. It’s just another incredible chapter in…
Tags: Hollywood, Sport, Hockey, NHL, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Cole Caufield


Maple Leafs Have Roster Decisions to Make for Playoffs

After defeating the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 last Wednesday, the Maple Leafs secured their spot for the playoffs for the fifth time in the last five seasons.  While the previous appearances…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Nick Foligno, Alex Galchenyuk, Sheldon Keefe, Rasmus Sandin


Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Vancouver Canucks – Game #51 Preview, Projected Lines & TV Info

Now with just six games remaining in the 2020-21 schedule, the Toronto Maple Leafs own a nine-point lead over second place in the North Division entering their final game of the season series against Vancouver (7 p.m. EST, CBC). With their win over Winnipeg last night, the Montreal Canadiens have given themselves a real shot […] The post Toronto Maple Leafs vs. Vancouver Canucks – Game #51 Preview, Projected Lines & TV Info appeared first on Maple Leafs Hotstove.
Tags: Sport, Vancouver, Montreal Canadiens, Game Day, Toronto Maple Leafs, Winnipeg, Vancouver Canucks, North Division, Leafs News, Preview Projected Lines amp


NHL News & Rumors: Canadiens, Canucks, Bruins, Sabres, More

In today’s NHL news and rumors rundown, there is talk about coaching contracts, including deals for Travis Green and John Tortorella. For the Boston Bruins, there are talks surrounding contracts…
Tags: Sport, Top Stories, Hockey, NHL, Boston Bruins, Montreal Canadiens, Buffalo Sabres, Vancouver Canucks, David Krejci, John Tortorella, Sam Reinhart, Taylor Hall, Shea Weber, NHL News, Travis Green, NHL Rumors


Montreal Canadiens’ 3 Stars of the Month – April 2021

The 7-10 Montreal Canadiens struggled in April 2021 in the face of adversity, but showed much-needed resilience in how they ended the month.
Tags: Sport, Top Stories, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Tyler Toffoli, Brendan Gallagher, Josh Anderson, Nick Suzuki


Maple Leafs’ Fans Will See Soon See Team’s Depth in Action

With the Toronto Maple Leafs clinching the 2020-21 playoffs earlier this week by posting a 4-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens, what might Maple Leafs fans expect for the remainder…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Maple Leafs, Toronto Maple Leafs, Ben Hutton, Timothy Liljegren, David Rittich, Rasmus Sandin, Maple Leafs ' Fans Will See Soon See Team


Canadiens Will Need a Deep Playoff Run for Ducharme to Keep His Job

Since Dominique Ducharme replaced Claude Julien as head coach of the Montreal Canadiens, the team still hasn’t improved. Some would say it actually got worse, and their inconsistency proves it.…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Claude Julien, NHL Coaching, Ducharme, Dominique Ducharme, 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs