The Montreal Canadiens Win the NHL Draft Lottery

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The Montreal Canadiens win the 2022 NHL draft lottery and will pick first overall at home on July 7 at the Bell Centre in Montreal. This is the first time since 1985 that the team hosting the draft picks first. The Toronto Maple Leafs selected Wendel Clark in 1985. The New Jersey Devils won the […] READ MORE


Montreal Canadiens Sign Riley Kidney to Entry-Level Deal

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The Montreal Canadiens have signed Riley Kidney to a three-year entry-level contract the team announced Wednesday. The contract carried a cap hit of $859,167 with a total value of $2.775M. The deal runs from 2022-23 to 2024-25 however can slide if Kidney does not play in 10 NHL games. The Canadiens have agreed to terms […] READ MORE



Montreal Canadiens Trades Before The Deadline

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The busiest time of the year in the hockey world has arrived, the 2022 NHL Trade Deadline. Halfway through, it appears that the Montreal Canadiens are in a bit of a pickle as they are coming off of a historically bad first half of the season under former coach Dominique Ducharme. This start is not […] READ MORE


Potential Candidates for the Montreal Canadiens GM Position

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It has been a busy few days for the Montreal Canadiens. First, Scott Mellanby resigned as the Assistant General Manager of the team on November 27th. The following day, the hammer fell. Owner Geoff Molson announced the firing of GM Marc Bergevin, Assistant General Manager Trevor Timmins and senior vice president Paul Wilson. He also […] READ MORE


Montreal Canadiens Re-Sign Artturi Lehkonen

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The Montreal Canadiens have re-signed restricted free agent forward Artturi Lehkonen, further strengthening a deep winger group. The deal is for one-year and is worth $2.3 million. He will be an RFA when it expires next summer. The team announced the move on their website and Twitter account. The Canadiens have agreed to terms on […] READ MORE


Corey Perry Signs With Tampa Bay Lightning

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According to reports, forward Corey Perry has inked a new deal with the Tampa Bay Lightning. The new deal is two years in length, with a cost of $1 million per year. Kevin Weekes was first to report the news, with Frank Seravalli confirming the cost and term. Corey Perry #GoBolts: 2 years x $1 […] READ MORE


Yannick Weber Announces Retirement After 13 NHL Seasons

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Yannick Weber has announced his retirement from the NHL after 13 seasons. The defenceman played 499 career games, scoring 28 goals and 66 assists between the Montreal Canadiens, Vancouver Canucks, Nashville Predators and Pittsburgh Penguins. Yannick Weber (@yanweber68) has officially announced his retirement following 13 @NHL seasons and 499 regular-season games played with the @CanadiensMTL, […] READ MORE


Last Word on Habs Pod: Montreal Canadiens Post Mortum

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The Last Word on Habs Pod is brought to you by the Last Word on Sports Network. Co-hosted by the LWOH Montreal Canadiens team manager Connor Lapalme and Johannes Wheeldon, it is a weekly look at the Habs and features guests from the Last Word on Sports community and others. Join us for smart takes, controversial opinions, and news you […] READ MORE


Montreal Canadiens Impress in Game 5 Win

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The Montreal Canadiens are now one win away from advancing to the Stanley Cup Final after a 4-1 win over the Vegas Golden Knights Tuesday in Game 5 of the semi-final series. Montreal Canadiens Knock Off Vegas Golden Knights to Take Game 5 Golden Knights Turn Back to Fleury After nearly two days worth of […] READ MORE