Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Montreal’ Category

The Habs are fun to watch again. Who saw that coming?

Friday, October 19th, 2018
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After the team was borderline unwatchable in the 2017-18 season, they are off to an unexpectedly hot start, earning a record of 4-1-1 in their first six games.

Hilary Knight ready to team up with one-time rival, win with Les Canadiennes

Saturday, October 13th, 2018
Hilary Knight and Marie-Philip Poulin

Knight, a forward from Idaho, helped break Canadian hearts during last winter's Olympics. Now she's suited up for Montreal's women's hockey team, whose newly named captain is none other than her former adversary, Marie-Philip Poulin.

Quebec NFLer Laurent Duvernay-Tardif fractures fibula

Sunday, October 7th, 2018
Laurent Duvernay-Tardif Injury

Quebec-born Kansas City Chiefs guard Laurent Duvernay-Tardif fractured his fibula and had to be carried off the field during a game against the Jacksonville Jaguars on Sunday.

Max Domi carves out his own path with the Montreal Canadiens

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
Max Domi

The recently acquired forward juggles his father's legacy, type 1 diabetes and a pre-season suspension, as he tries to cement himself as a cornerstone player for the new-look Habs.

Canadiens’ Jesperi Kotkaniemi will start the season in Montreal

Saturday, September 29th, 2018
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"We've been very impressed," said Habs coach Claude Julien about the 18-year-old Finnish centre, who will start the regular season in a Canadiens jersey.

Lebanon’s Montreal-based hockey team aiming for international recognition

Thursday, September 13th, 2018
Coach Ralph Melki

Lebanon's foreign minister will drop the puck at the Cedars' first game of the season at McGill's McConnell Arena Friday. The team hopes official government support from Beirut will help get them inducted into the IIHF.

Canadiens trade captain Max Pacioretty to Vegas

Monday, September 10th, 2018

The Montreal Canadiens have traded 29-year-old captain Max Pacioretty to the Vegas Golden Knights, the team announced on Twitter just after midnight Monday.

Quebec gymnastics coach charged with sexual assault to get preliminary hearing date next month

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018
Michel Arsenault

Arsenault, 56, is facing four charges of assault and three of sexual assault. Six women were between 10 and 20 at the time of the alleged crimes in Montreal in the 1980s and early '90s.

How Montreal shaped Expos great Vladimir Guerrero’s time in the big leagues

Saturday, July 28th, 2018

This is how an Expos scout and an Expos fan-turned-general manager impacted the beginning and end of Vladimir Guerrero's Major League Baseball career.

Penguins great Mario Lemieux puts Quebec chateau on the market

Thursday, July 26th, 2018
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Hockey great Mario Lemieux has put his massive Quebec summer home on the market.