Montréal Canadiens

  • Hockey finally returned Tuesday after a more than four-month hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic and even though it was an exhibition game, it was great to see the Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens back on the ice.Toronto skated to a 4-2 victory in the one and only tuneup game for each team before…
  • TORONTO — Shea Weber is fine being the underdog. Good thing, because the Montreal Canadiens and their captain are certainly that heading into the team's qualifying round series against the Pittsburgh Penguins. The Canadiens were playing out the string, sitting 24th in the overall standings — some 15 points back of the seventh-ranked Penguins –…
  • Overview The Montreal Canadiens have played a total of 100 seasons. Their first season was in 1918, and their most recent season was in 2019. When was the last time the Canadiens were in the playoffs? The Montreal Canadiens last made the playoffs in 2017, when they lost the First Round. They've been in the…
  • MONTREAL, QC – JULY 14: Montreal Canadiens center Jesperi Kotkaniemi (15) winks at one of his teammates during the Montreal Canadiens training camp on July 14, 2020, at Bell Sports Complex in Brossard, QC (Photo by David Kirouac/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)Since the CBA has been ratified, we’ve seen players opting out and others deemed…
  • In the winter of 1909, Ottawa businessman J. Ambrose O'Brien with the help of Jack Laviolette, founded the Club de Hockey Canadien. The club played its very first game in 1910 in the National Hockey Association. They won the franchise's first Stanley Cup championship in 1916 by defeating the Portland Rosebuds of the Pacific Coast…