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Montreal Canadiens' Jordan Weal (43) celebrates with Nick Suzuki after scoring against the Dallas Stars during the second period of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020, in Montreal. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)

Seguin's overtime goal gives Stars 4-3 win over Canadiens

Feb. 15, 2020 11:48 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — Tyler Seguin scored twice, including the overtime winner, to give the Dallas Stars a comeback 4-3 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night. Mattias Janmark and Blake Comeau scored in regulation for the Stars (34-19-5), who trailed 3-0 before rallying. Joe Pavelski had two...

New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone signs autographs during a spring training baseball workout Thursday, Feb. 13, 2020, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NHL great Bowman says Yanks' Boone right to expect a lot

Feb. 15, 2020 3:13 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Yankees manager Aaron Boone is embracing the enhanced high expectations after the addition of ace Gerrit Cole to his 103-win team. Nine-time Stanley Cup-winning coach and baseball fan Scotty Bowman agrees with the approach. "He had a good young team last year and they're all back, and...

Zucker's two goals help Penguins beat Canadiens 4-1

Feb. 14, 2020 10:43 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Penguins forward Jason Zucker is settling in nicely after two games with his new team. Zucker scored his first two goals with the Penguins during a 4-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Friday night. “To me, it was about the win,” Zucker said. “It was good to get...

Bombardier completes its exit of commercial aviation

Feb. 13, 2020 11:17 AM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — Bombardier Inc.said Thursday it is completing its exit from commercial aviation by selling its remaining stake in the A220 jetliner for nearly $600 million. Bombardier said it agreed with Airbus SE and the Quebec government to transfer its shares to Airbus and the province, its latest move...

Boston Bruins right wing David Pastrnak (88) scores on Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Boston, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020. At left is Montreal Canadiens left wing Jonathan Drouin (92). (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Pastrnak gets hat trick, Bruins beat Canadiens 4-1

Feb. 12, 2020 11:20 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — David Pastrnak has been one of the Bruins' most reliable scorers this season. His latest big night came at the expense of one of Boston's longtime rivals. Pastrnak had his fourth hat trick of the season and the Bruins rolled to their third straight win over the Montreal Canadiens, 4-1 on...

A man holds a warrior flag during the sixth day of blockade of the CN/VIA train tracks in Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory, near Belleville, Ont., on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2020, in support of Wet'suwet'en's blockade of a natural gas pipeline in northern B.C.  (Lars Hagberg/The Canadian Press via AP)

CN Rail warns of closures if blockades remain

Feb. 11, 2020 9:13 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Canadian National Railway Co. said Tuesday it will be forced to close significant parts of its Canadian network unless protest blockades impeding its rail lines are removed. CN said more than 150 freight trains have been halted since Thursday evening, when demonstrators set up blockades in...

Arizona Coyotes left wing Taylor Hall (91) celebrates with teammate Alex Goligoski (33) after scoring the second goal against the Montreal Canadiens during second period NHL hockey action, Monday, Feb. 10, 2020 in Montreal. (Ryan Remiorz/The Canadian Press via AP)

Coyotes rally for 3-2 win over Canadiens

Feb. 10, 2020 11:54 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — Jakob Chychrun scored a tiebreaking power-play goal with a minute left, and the Arizona Coyotes topped the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 on Monday night. Derek Stepan and Taylor Hall also scored for the Coyotes (28-23-7), who scored three unanswered goals after going down 2-0 early. Antti Raanta...

Harvard forward Casey Dornbach (47) is checked against the boards by Northeastern defenseman Jayden Struble (3) during the second period of the NCAA hockey Beanpot Tournament in Boston, Monday, Feb. 3, 2020. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

AP Source: Canadiens prospect Struble out for rest of season

Feb. 10, 2020 6:28 PM EST

Montreal Canadiens prospect Jayden Struble is out for the rest of the season with a lower-body injury, according to a person with direct knowledge of the situation. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because Struble's prognosis had not been announced by his college team. Struble is...

Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price, left, celebrates with teammates Brett Kulak (77) Jeff Petry (26) and goalie Charlie Lindgren after defeating the Toronto Maple Leafs in an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)

Kovalchuk scores in OT, Canadiens rally past Maple Leafs 2-1

Feb. 8, 2020 11:52 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — Ilya Kovalchuk scored 1:43 into overtime and the Montreal Canadiens rallied for a 2-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night. Marco Scandella tied the score late in the third period for the Canadiens, who have won three straight and seven of their last nine. Carey Price stopped...

Toronto Maple Leafs center John Tavares (91) knocks the puck past Anaheim Ducks goaltender John Gibson (36) to score in overtime during an NHL hockey game Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, in Toronto. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

Tavares scores OT winner to lift Maple Leafs past Ducks 5-4

Feb. 8, 2020 12:20 AM EST

TORONTO (AP) — For the second time this week, the Toronto Maple Leafs gave up a two-goal lead at home in the third period. This time, they recovered to get a win. John Tavares scored his second goal of the game at 4:53 of overtime, lifting the Maple Leafs to a 5-4 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday...