Carolina Hurricanes sign Jesperi Kotkaniemi to offer sheet — Summer of Hockey

In perhaps the most surprising move of the NHL offseason, the Carolina Hurricanes took an unorthodox measure to add to their forward depth, signing Jesperi Kotkaniemi of the Montreal Canadiens to an offer sheet. The move has been seen as potential retaliation for the Canadiens signing Hurricanes forward Sebastian Aho to a five-year, $42.27 million […]

Carolina Hurricanes sign Jesperi Kotkaniemi to offer sheet — Summer of Hockey

Podcast: New Coaches… and New Players? — DucksNPucks

Photo: Montreal Gazette By Michael Walters The Anaheim Ducks gave their coaching staff an overhaul. They hired in three new assistant coaches to backstop Dallas Eakins behind the Anaheim bench. The Ducks also brought in Joel Bouchard to coach the San Diego Gulls. Will the Ducks bring in new players as well? Jack Eichel trade […]

Podcast: New Coaches… and New Players? — DucksNPucks

Stu Cowan: Unflappable Ducharme reaps reward for Canadiens’ Cup run — Montreal Gazette

Habs’ calm, cool and confident head coach gets three-year deal after guiding team through a trying season to their first Cup final since 1993.

Stu Cowan: Unflappable Ducharme reaps reward for Canadiens’ Cup run — Montreal Gazette

Stu Cowan: Canadiens can hold heads high after dazzling playoff run — Montreal Gazette

It was quite a ride during a pandemic and something Montrealers will never forget, even if it didn’t end with a Stanley Cup parade.

Stu Cowan: Canadiens can hold heads high after dazzling playoff run — Montreal Gazette

Never-say-die Canadiens stay alive with thrilling Game 4 victory in OT — Montreal Gazette

Josh Anderson scores twice, including the winner, as Montreal forces the Stanley Cup final series back to Tampa for Game 5.

Never-say-die Canadiens stay alive with thrilling Game 4 victory in OT — Montreal Gazette

Montreal Canadiens headed to Stanley Cup Final for first time since 1993 — Pasadena Star News

MONTREAL — Artturi Lehkonen scored 1:39 into overtime, Carey Price stopped 37 shots and the Montreal Canadiens advanced to the Stanley Cup Final for the first time in 28 years following a 3-2 win over the Vegas Golden Knights on Thursday night. Cole Caufield and captain Shea Weber also scored, and the Canadiens eliminated the…

Montreal Canadiens headed to Stanley Cup Final for first time since 1993 — Pasadena Star News

Golden Knights even series with Canadiens after quick overtime win — Montreal Gazette

Nicolas Roy’s goal at 1:18 into the extra period was Montreal’s first loss in five overtime games.

Golden Knights even series with Canadiens after quick overtime win — Montreal Gazette

Carey Price steals Game 3 for Canadiens with 43 saves in 3-2 OT win — Montreal Gazette

Josh Anderson ties the game late in the third period and then scores the winner in overtime as Montreal takes a 2-1 series lead over Vegas.

Carey Price steals Game 3 for Canadiens with 43 saves in 3-2 OT win — Montreal Gazette

Canadiens’ Ducharme tests positive for COVID, won’t coach Game 3 — ProHockeyTalk | NBC Sports

The NHL announced that other players and coaches “returned uniformly negative results” for COVID.

Canadiens’ Ducharme tests positive for COVID, won’t coach Game 3 — ProHockeyTalk | NBC Sports

Price is right in the Canadiens’ run to Stanley Cup Semifinals — ProHockeyTalk | NBC Sports

Nothing appears to be rattling the Vezina and Hart Trophy-winner in helping Montreal advance.

Price is right in the Canadiens’ run to Stanley Cup Semifinals — ProHockeyTalk | NBC Sports

Canadiens Game Day: Habs extend playoff winning streak to five games — Montreal Gazette

What happened to the guys who were skating around wearing Canadiens jerseys for the first four games against the Toronto Maple Leafs?

Canadiens Game Day: Habs extend playoff winning streak to five games — Montreal Gazette

Kotkaniemi forces Game 7 in Toronto with OT winner — Montreal Gazette

The 3-2 Canadiens victory thrilled 2,500 fans who had their first chance to attend a playoff game at the Bell Centre.

Kotkaniemi forces Game 7 in Toronto with OT winner — Montreal Gazette

Canadiens: Montreal Stays Alive with Critical Game Five Win — The HockeyDraft.ca Blog

The Montreal Canadiens will get to skate in front of their home fans thanks to a 4-3 victory in Game Five, a win that gave them life in the first round series against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Toronto still leads the series 3-2. The Quebec government is expected to permit some 2,500 fans into the […]

Canadiens: Montreal Stays Alive with Critical Game Five Win — The HockeyDraft.ca Blog

Canadiens Game Day: Cole Caufield will be in Habs’ lineup for Game 3 — Montreal Gazette

Coach Dominique Ducharme will have to juggle his lines with Eric Staal and Jake Evans both sidelined with injuries.

Canadiens Game Day: Cole Caufield will be in Habs’ lineup for Game 3 — Montreal Gazette

About Last Night: Byronic hero lifts Habs over Leafs 2-1 in game 1 — Montreal Gazette

Josh Anderson and Paul Byron scored for the Canadiens. John Tavares left the game following a frightening collision.

About Last Night: Byronic hero lifts Habs over Leafs 2-1 in game 1 — Montreal Gazette

Canadiens Notebook: Shea Weber and Carey Price ready to go for Game 1 — Montreal Gazette

Which Canadiens team will show up when first-round playoff series with Maple Leafs gets started Thursday night?

Canadiens Notebook: Shea Weber and Carey Price ready to go for Game 1 — Montreal Gazette

About Last Night: Cole World, Cole Life, Cole Blooded — Montreal Gazette

Cole Caufield’s first NHL goal was the overtime winner as the Montreal Canadiens defeated the Ottawa Senators 3-2 Saturday at the Bell Centre.

About Last Night: Cole World, Cole Life, Cole Blooded — Montreal Gazette

Nick Suzuki’s two goals help Canadiens roar back to victory vs. Jets — Montreal Gazette

Young centre scores winner on the power play as Montreal twice rebounds from a two-goal deficit to capture a crucial 5-3 win over Winnipeg.

Nick Suzuki’s two goals help Canadiens roar back to victory vs. Jets — Montreal Gazette

Liveblog replay: Habs fall 4-1 to Leafs on Wednesday night — Montreal Gazette

Jonathan Drouin, Paul Byron and Tomas Tatar were all out of the lineup.

Liveblog replay: Habs fall 4-1 to Leafs on Wednesday night — Montreal Gazette

Montreal Canadiens Are In No Rush Lately — Full Press Hockey

The Calgary Flames found a way to slow down Montreal even further and Saturday night, it showed.

Montreal Canadiens Are In No Rush Lately — Full Press Hockey

Calgary Flames put playoff pressure on Montreal Canadiens with 4-1 win over Habs — Global News

The Calgary Flames closed the gap on Montreal holding down the North Division’s final playoff spot with a 4-1 win Wednesday over the host Canadiens.

Calgary Flames put playoff pressure on Montreal Canadiens with 4-1 win over Habs — Global News

Liveblog replay: Jets rout the Habs 5-0 on Saturday night — Montreal Gazette —

Jake Allen made 20 saves in the loss. Liveblog replay: Jets rout the Habs 5-0 on Saturday night — Montreal Gazette

Liveblog replay: Jets rout the Habs 5-0 on Saturday night — Montreal Gazette —