The Canadiens placed forward Michael Blunden on waivers today bringing their training camp roster down to twenty-four. The 6 foot 4 inch Blunden led the team in training camp hits with 17 in the four games in which the statistic was kept. If he clears waivers, he will be assigned to the Hamilton Bulldogs training camp. An in-depth look at the Canadiens roster follows.
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The Canadiens play their eighth and final exhibition game tonight at the Colisee Pepsi in Quebec City looking for only their second win. With a couple of exceptions, they will be icing the team that will be opening the season next Thursday.
Chris Neil scored his second goal with 28 seconds remaining in regulation time as the Ottawa Senators edged the Canadiens 3-2 at the Bell Centre Saturday night. The goal came just as a penalty to Brian Gionta expired. Milan Michalek also scored for the Senators while both Canadiens goals came off the stick of Michael
The Canadiens lost their second exhibition game in a row, dropping a 3-1 decision to the Buffalo Sabres at the Bell Centre Wednesday night. The star of the night was 18 year old defenseman Nathan Beaulieu, who led all players in ice time and assisted on the Canadiens lone goal.
After losing three straight one-goal decisions, he Hamilton Bulldogs erupted for seven straight goals period and went on to an 8-1 win over the Houston Aeros in game four of the AHL Western Conference final. The Aeros still lead the series three games to one with another game scheduled for Copps Coliseum in Hamilton on
Nigel Dawes tallied a pair of goals, and Hamilton scored four times in the third period to collect a series-clinching 4-1 win over visiting Oklahoma City on Sunday afternoon in Game 6 of the teams’ North Division semifinal. The division-champion Bulldogs now advance to the North Division Finals, where they will meet the winner of
Aaron Palushaj scored three goals and an assist as the Hamilton Bulldogs recorded a 6-3 win over the Manitoba Moose before 8,583 fans in Winnipeg Friday night. The win gave the Bulldogs sole possession for first place in the AHL’s North Division, two points ahead of Manitoba. The teams will meet again tomorrow in their
The Hamilton Bulldogs got another fine performance from goaltender Drew MacIntyre in a 4-1 win over the Lake Erie Monsters in Cleveland Friday night. It was Hamilton’s fourth win in a row and it allowed them to leap over Lake Erie into second place in the AHL’s North Division. The Bulldogs have points in their
Nigel Dawes scored three goals and an assist to lead the Hamilton Bulldogs to a 4-1 win over the Abbotsford Heat in a game played at Copps Coliseum Wednesday night. Dawes linemate Aaron Palushaj scored the othr goal and added two assists. Hamilton’s top line of Dawes, Palushaj and Dustin Boyd combined for 14 points
This Canadiens returned centre Aaron Palushaj to the Hamilton Bulldogs today, but they recalled centre Andreas Engqvist which does not bode well for an early return of Tomas Plekanec and Jeff Halpern to the lineup. With big games this week against Buffalo, Boston and Washington, the Canadiens opted for the 6’4″ 200 pound size of Engqvist.