Bell Center Opens To Full Capacity

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The Bell Center, home of the Montreal Canadiens, will open to full capacity starting October 8th. Only fully vaccinated fans will be allowed in the building. The Canadiens face their first regular season opponent on the 13th of October. Starting October 8, the Bell Center can officially be at full capacity for the @CanadiensMTL games. […] READ MORE


Puck Drop Preview: 2021-22 Montreal Canadiens

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Welcome to our latest series here at Last Word on Hockey. The Puck Drop Preview series takes you through each team as the season is fast approaching. The preview will focus on the narratives surrounding the team ending last year, during the offseason, and heading into the 2021-22 season. Puck Drop Preview also focuses on […] READ MORE


Report: Carey Price Undergoes Surgery, Out 10-12 Weeks

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The Montreal Canadiens released an update on the health of star goaltender Carey Price this afternoon. The club revealed that Price underwent surgery on Friday (July 23, 2021), to correct an issue with his knee. Price is expected to be ready for the start of the season on October 13, in Toronto.   Carey Price […] READ MORE



Report: Carey Price Injury Complicates Expansion Draft

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According to several reports goaltender, Carey Price could miss significant time next season due to hip and knee surgery. The Montreal Canadiens exposed Price to the Seattle Expansion Draft after he waived his no-move clause.   As @frank_seravalli reported, I also believe Price will have his hip checked out. But the potential surgery I’m told […] READ MORE



Predators Legend Pekka Rinne Retires After 15-Year NHL Career

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Veteran goaltender and former Vezina Trophy winner, Pekka Rinne, has announced his retirement after 15 seasons in the NHL. Rinne has spent his entire North American career as a member of the Nashville Predators. Nashville Predators goaltender and franchise icon Pekka Rinne announced his retirement from the NHL today following a decorated 15-year career.https://t.co/Gtit6GmweO — […] READ MORE