Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Montreal’ Category

Montreal would welcome back baseball with open arms, report finds

Thursday, December 13th, 2018

Montreal has everything needed to support a major league baseball over the longterm, says a new report commissioned by business leaders who want to bring back a team.

Doctors to give update on condition of Montreal boxer Adonis Stevenson

Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

Doctors are expected to provide an update today on the condition of Adonis Stevenson, a Montreal boxer who was put into an induced coma after suffering a knockout loss on Saturday.

Knockout that left Adonis Stevenson in coma prompts questions in medical community

Monday, December 3rd, 2018

One of the doctors who worked the boxing match Saturday night in Quebec City that left Adonis Stevenson hospitalized in an induced coma said he and his colleagues are at a loss to medically justify the sport.

Montreal boxer Adonis Stevenson in critical condition after Quebec City fight

Sunday, December 2nd, 2018

Stevenson, 41, was knocked out in the 11th round of an intense bout, losing his WBC light heavyweight title to Ukrainian Oleksandr Gvozdyk.

Skier Marie-Michèle Gagnon feels ‘reborn’ in her sport after devastating crash

Saturday, December 1st, 2018
Marie-Michèle Gagnon

The Canadian skier is competing at Lake Louise this weekend and conquering the hill where her 2018 Olympic dreams were dashed.

Tomas Plekanec: A loyal teammate until the end

Saturday, November 10th, 2018
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On Friday, Habs general manager Marc Bergevin decided it was time to cut ties with Tomas Plekanec.

Farewell, Pleky: Montreal Canadiens and Tomas Plekanec agree to part ways

Friday, November 9th, 2018

After 1,001 regular season games in the NHL, including 984 games with the Montreal Canadiens, the team announced that Tomas Plekanec will be placed on unconditional waivers on Saturday.

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.