Archive for the ‘News/Canada/Montreal’ Category

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.

Montreal Alouettes welcome new quarterback Johnny Manziel

Monday, July 23rd, 2018
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The Montreal Alouettes organized a first practice and public introduction for its brand-new team member, Johnny Manziel, Monday.

Habs goalie Carey Price, wife Angela expecting 2nd child

Saturday, June 23rd, 2018

In a Saturday afternoon post on Instagram, Angela Price, Carey Price’s wife, wrote, “Baby Price #2 coming this winter!”

Jacques Villeneuve calls driving dad’s car in Montreal parade lap ‘very special’

Sunday, June 10th, 2018
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Villeneuve rode his father's No. 12 Ferrari from 1978 in the parade lap before Sunday's Canadian Grand Prix. Gilles Villeneuve used the car to win the race 40 years ago.

Looking back on the Montreal Canadiens last Stanley Cup win, 25 years later

Saturday, June 9th, 2018
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CBC videographer Charles Contant was at the last Stanley Cup parade that Montreal ever held, in 1993 — and he has the photos to prove it.

Mike Sherman finds the right fit with Alouettes

Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
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Former NFL coach Mike Sherman takes over a Montreal Alouettes team that has missed the CFL playoffs three seasons in a row. And he has been impressed with what he has seen at his first training camp in Canada.

Hey Ferrari, the CN Tower is in Toronto, not Montreal

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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Ferrari’s F1 Twitter page shared an endearing video today, boasting the company’s preparedness for the upcoming events — the only problem is, the opening shot is of Toronto's skyline.

4 more women coached by Bertrand Charest go public with their stories

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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The women — all former competitive skiers coached by Charest — said they decided to come forward publicly in order to "make sure what happened to them doesn't happen to others."

Marianne St-Gelais ‘taking it 1 day at a time’ now that she’s a retired athlete

Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
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Marianne St-Gelais threw herself a big party in Montreal Wednesday, as she closed the chapter on her life as a professional athlete.