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CANADIENS DROP 2-0 EXHIBITION DECISION TO WASHINGTON SUNDAY

Sep 28th, 2014 | By
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Joel Ward broke a scoreless tie with 1:29 remaining in the third period and Brooks Laich added an empty net goal as the Washington Capitals defeated the Canadiens 2-0 Sunday evening at the Bell Centre.  It was the first loss in four exhibition games for the Canadiens in the pre-season.  Shots on goal in the

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GALCHENYUK WILL CENTRE PACIORETTY/PARENTEAU VS. WASHINGTON

Sep 28th, 2014 | By
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One day after he was moved back to left wing, Alex Galchenyuk will once again be back at centre Sunday night against the Washington Capitals. Galchnyuk will play the middle on what will be the Habs’ first line with Max Pacioretty and P.A. Parenteau.



ELLER RETURNS – GALCHENYUK GOES BACK TO LEFT WING

Sep 27th, 2014 | By
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With the return of Lars Eller to full training camp practice, Canadiens head coach Michel Therrien juggled two of his four lines during Saturday’s workout at the Brossard training facility. One of the moves sent Alex Galchenyuk back to left wing while rookie Jiri Sekac found himself practicing on a line with Eller.



MENINGITIS SURVIVOR TIM BOZON PART OF ROOKIE FILLED LINEUP IN QUEBEC CITY

Sep 26th, 2014 | By
56-Tim Bozon Will Play In First Game Since February 28th

Left winger Tim Bozon will be part of a rookie filled Canadiens roster that will play the second of back-to-back games against the Colorado Avalanche Friday night in Quebec City. It will be Bozon’s first game since coming down with life threatening bacterial meningitis in early March.



GALCHENYUK GIVES CANADIENS 3-2 OVERTIME WIN AGAINST COLORADO THURSDAY

Sep 26th, 2014 | By
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Led by a three point performance from P.K. Subban and an overtime winner from Alex Galchenyuk, the Canadiens edged the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 Thursday night at the Bell Centre. It was the Canadiens second exhibition win in their two outings. The same teams will meet in Quebec City Friday night.



CANADIENS HOST COLORADO THURSDAY – Parenteau in Lineup vs. Ex-Teammates

Sep 25th, 2014 | By
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The Canadiens will play their second of seven pre-season games Thursday night at the Bell Centre. It will be the first of back-to-back meetings with Patrick Roy’s Colorado Avalanche, formerly the Quebec Nordiques. The second game will be Friday night in Quebec City.



CANADIENS NARROW MAIN TRAINING CAMP ROSTER TO TWENTY-SEVEN

Sep 24th, 2014 | By
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With six scheduled exhibition games remaining the Canadiens narrowed their main training camp roster to 27 Wednesday. Among the rookies who remain with the veterans are Jiri Sekac, Jacob de la Rose and 2014 first round draft choice Nikita Scherbak



LAST MINUTE GOAL GIVES CANADIENS 3-2 OVER BOSTON TO OPEN PRE-SEASON

Sep 23rd, 2014 | By
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The Canadiens opened their seven game pre-season schedule with a come-from-behind 3-2 win over the Boston Bruins Tuesday night at the Bell Centre. Drayson Bowman, who is in camp on a tryout contract, scored the game winner and added an assist to lead the Habs, who were down 2-0 in the first period.



BRUINS OPEN CANADIENS SEVEN GAME EXHIBITION SEASON TUESDAY NIGHT

Sep 23rd, 2014 | By

The Canadiens play the first of four exhibition games in six days Tuesday night when they play the Boston Bruins at the Bell Centre. Once again fans will get a chance to see 18 year old first round draft choice Nikita Scherbak in action, while Tomas Plekanec will centre a line with rookies Jiri Sekac and Jacob de la Rose. Gametime will be 7:35pm.



CANADIENS FINAL INTRASQUAD GAME – Galchenyuk, Scherbak Star

Sep 22nd, 2014 | By
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The Canadiens played their final intrasquad scrimmage Monday night at the Bell Centre before around 12,000 fans. The Reds, led by goals from Max Pacioretty and Christian Thomas edged the White Team 2-1. Alex Galchenyuk scored for the losers. The Canadiens open their exhibition season Tuesday night against Boston at the Bell Centre.