Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Montreal’ Category

Bertrand Charest, former Canadian ski coach, to learn fate on sex charges involving girls

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
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The judge in the sexual assault trial of former Canadian women's ski coach Bertrand Charest is expected to hand down his decision today in Saint-Jérôme, Que.

With Stanley Cup playoffs over, is it time to stop talking about the Subban trade?

Monday, June 12th, 2017
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The Pittsburgh Penguins woke up this morning as Stanley Cup champions, but somehow, in some people's minds, P.K. Subban was still the story.

Crown, defence issue closing arguments in Bertrand Charest trial

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
Bertrand Charest

The complainants say Charest abused them when he was their coach, before and during his stint with Alpine Canada's women's development team between 1996 and 1998.

How Felipe Alou became baseball’s first Dominican-born manager

Monday, May 22nd, 2017

Felipe Alou made history 25 years ago when he took the helm of the Montreal Expos, becoming Major League Baseball’s first Dominican manager. But it almost didn't happen.

From Chez Serge to Chez Subban: Montreal bar changes name after Habs playoff ouster

Friday, April 28th, 2017
Chez Subban

Popular 'Chez Serge' bar will be known as 'Chez Subban' until the Nashville Predators are eliminated from the Stanley Cup.

What’s next for the Montreal Canadiens?

Sunday, April 23rd, 2017
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After last night’s disappointing first-round exit, the Montreal Canadiens face a long, question-filled summer. Here's a look at the big ones.

Canadian Olympic boxer says he was racially profiled by Montreal police

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
Custio Clayton

Former Olympic boxer Custio Clayton says he was racially profiled — detained without reason, handcuffed and arrested on suspicion of being a drug dealer by Montreal police on Tuesday night. Police later apologized, but still gave him a ticket.

Former Expo Tim Raines getting keys to Montreal this morning

Friday, March 31st, 2017
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Baseball Hall of Fame nominee Tim Raines will be at Montreal City Hall to receive the keys to the city and sign its Golden Book.

Former Expo Tim Raines honoured in Montreal

Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Former Montreal Expo Tim Raines is in Montreal for two days of honours, including a ceremony at the Olympic Stadium Friday. He drops the puck at the Bell Centre tonight.

Montreal baseball investors ‘have all the ingredients’ to welcome a team, source says

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

A group of Montreal investors has met the conditions laid out by Major League Baseball to get a team back in the city, a source has told The Canadian Press.