Latest Montreal Canadiens News

Forsberg's OT winner leads Nashville over Montreal 4-3

Dec. 04, 2021 22:15 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Filip Forsberg scored with 11.1 seconds remaining in overtime, giving the Nashville Predators a 4-3 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night. Eeli Tolvanen, Tanner Jeannot and Luke Kunin also scored, and Juuse Saros made 20 saves...

Makar, Avalanche bounce back, beat Canadiens 4-1

Dec. 03, 2021 00:47 AM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — Cale Makar scored to put Colorado ahead to stay late in the second period, Valeri Nichushkin had a goal and an assist, and the Avalanche beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Thursday night. Andre Borkovsky and Gabriel Landeskog also scored for the...

Montreal scores 5 times in third for 6-3 win over Pittsburgh

Nov. 27, 2021 23:12 PM EST

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens scored five third-period goals, and the most important one came shortly after Pittsburgh tied the game. Christian Dvorak scored the first of those five, helping the Canadiens end a lengthy road drought by beating the Penguins 6-3...

Scott Mellanby resigns as assistant GM of Montreal Canadiens

Nov. 27, 2021 22:35 PM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — Scott Mellanby has resigned as the assistant general manager of the Montreal Canadiens. The Canadiens made the announcement in a release Saturday night without providing additional details. The team thanked Mellanby, while also...

Thompson scores 2, leads Sabres to 4-1 win over Canadiens

Nov. 26, 2021 23:00 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Tage Thompson scored twice, Cody Eakin had a goal and an assist, and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Friday night to snap a four-game skid. Buffalo also got a short-handed goal from Kyle Okposo and won for the third time in 13...

Kuznetsov, Ovechkin lead Caps over Canadiens 6-3

Nov. 24, 2021 23:07 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Evgeny Kuznetsov scored his seventh goal and added an assist, Alex Ovechkin had three assists in a game for the first time in nearly four years, and the Washington Capitals cruised to a 6-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night. Dmitry...

Montreal's 4-goal second period keeps Nashville at bay, 6-3

Nov. 21, 2021 00:11 AM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — The Montreal Canadiens broke out for a four-goal second period and held on for a 6-3 win over the Nashville Predators on Saturday night despite a third-period hat trick from Matt Duchene. Montreal snapped its four-game losing skid, backed by two goals...

Blueger has 2 goals to back Jarry, Penguins blank Canadiens

Nov. 19, 2021 00:13 AM EST

MONTREAL (AP) — Teddy Blueger scored two goals and the Pittsburgh Penguins snapped a three-game skid, pounding the Montreal Canadiens 6-0 on Thursday night. Tristan Jarry stopped all 24 shots for the Penguins. Pittsburgh exploded in the first period...

Rangers edge Canadiens 3-2 for fourth-straight win

Nov. 16, 2021 23:48 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Kreider had another goal, Kaapo Kakko scored for the second straight game, and the New York Rangers beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 Tuesday night for their fourth straight win. Julien Gauthier also scored and Igor Shesterkin made 31 saves to help...

Coyle, McAvoy lead Bruins to 5-2 win over Canadiens

Nov. 14, 2021 22:56 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Charlie Coyle had an attempted clearing pass carom into the net off his head for his first of two goals, Charlie McAvoy also scored twice, and the Boston Bruins beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-2 on Sunday night in the 750th meeting between the longtime rivals. ...