- Canadiens' Brandon Prust apologizes to ref, is fined $5,000 Updated: May-05-15 7:39 pm
TAMPA, Florida - Montreal Canadiens forward Brandon Prust has been fined $5,000 by the NHL for comments he made to referee Brad Watson following Game 2.
- Lightning beat Canadiens 6-2 to take 2-0 series lead Updated: May-03-15 11:11 pm
MONTREAL - Tampa Bay captain Steven Stamkos ended his scoring drought and the Lightning's power-play came to life with four goals - at the expense of the reeling Montreal Canadiens.
- Mexico's Club America wins CONCACAF Champions League Updated: Apr-30-15 12:17 am
MONTREAL - Dario Benedetto scored three second-half goals and Club America of Mexico beat the Montreal Impact 4-2 on Wednesday night to win the CONCACAF Champions League title.
- Valeant raises outlook after completing purchase of Salix Updated: Apr-29-15 2:01 pm
LAVAL, Quebec - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. said Wednesday it turned a profit in the first quarter, and the Canadian drugmaker raised its forecasts for the year after completing more acquisitions.
- Canadiens move on in playoffs after beating Senators in 6 Updated: Apr-27-15 2:12 am
OTTAWA, Ontario - The Montreal Canadiens are moving on - after a few tense days in which a big series lead suddenly dwindled.
- Canadiens advance with 2-0 win over Senators Updated: Apr-26-15 11:11 pm
- Former Expos executive Jim Fanning dies at 87 Updated: Apr-25-15 8:26 pm
TORONTO - Jim Fanning, the longtime Montreal Expos executive who managed the franchise to its only playoff appearance in Canada, has died. He was 87.
- Senators beat Canadiens 5-1 to force Game 6 Updated: Apr-24-15 11:29 pm
MONTREAL - Ottawa goalie Craig Anderson brushed off a stick battle with Montreal forward Brandon Prust as easily as turned back the Canadiens on Friday night.
- Quebec Championship removed from Champions Tour schedule Updated: Apr-24-15 6:50 pm
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Florida - The Quebec Championship has been dropped from the Champions Tour schedule. The event was scheduled for Sept. 4-6.
- Canadiens search for power-play success Updated: Apr-23-15 7:59 pm
BROSSARD, Quebec - Being lousy on the power play didn't stop the Montreal Canadiens from finishing first in the Atlantic Division, and being even worse in the first round of NHL playoffs hasn't prevented them from taking a 3-1 lead over the Ottawa Senators.
- Hal Gill, a 6-foot-7 defenseman, retires after 16 seasons Updated: Apr-23-15 5:03 pm
TORONTO - Hal Gill, a 6-foot-7 defenseman who spent 16 seasons in the NHL and won a Stanley Cup with the Pittsburgh Penguins in 2009, retired Thursday at age 40.
- Canadiens' Beaulieu to miss game with upper-body injury Updated: Apr-21-15 2:28 pm
- Shorter, Di Meola, Cullum to headline Montreal Jazz Festival Updated: Apr-21-15 11:46 am
MONTREAL - The world's largest jazz festival returns to Montreal this summer with Wayne Shorter, Al Di Meola, Jamie Cullum and Dee Dee Bridgewater among the headliners.
- Cirque du Soleil sells majority stake to private equity Updated: Apr-20-15 3:02 pm
TORONTO - The founder of the Cirque Du Soleil said Monday he is giving up the majority stake in his circus troupe that has wowed audiences worldwide for 30 years and propelled him from street performer to billionaire.
- Senators go with veteran Anderson in goal for Game 3 Updated: Apr-19-15 1:02 pm
OTTAWA, Ontario - Veteran goalie Craig Anderson will start over Andrew Hammond for the Ottawa Senators in Game 3 of their Eastern Conference playoff series against Montreal on Sunday.
- Pacioretty returns to Canadiens' lineup after concussion Updated: Apr-17-15 7:23 pm
MONTREAL - Montreal scoring leader Max Pacioretty returned to the Canadiens' lineup Friday night, and Ottawa Senators forward Mark Stone also took the ice in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference playoff series.
- Wyoming hopes tourists flock to former nuclear launch site Updated: Apr-17-15 1:19 pm
CASPER, Wyoming - The vast expanse of sagebrush 15 miles south of Chugwater appears the same as many such stretches along Interstate 25.
- Emotions run high in Canadiens-Senators series Updated: Apr-16-15 7:06 pm
MONTREAL - The Canadiens and Senators turn up the heat in a hurry.
- Crawford back in net for Blackhawks in Game 2 vs. Nashville Updated: Apr-16-15 3:49 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Joel Quenneville had never pulled Chicago goaltender Corey Crawford from a playoff game before. The coach's experience with the veteran made putting him back in net an easy decision.
- Senators: Stone has right wrist fracture after slash Updated: Apr-16-15 1:48 pm
MONTREAL - Senators general manager Brian Murray says forward Mark Stone suffered a microfracture of his right wrist and some ligament damage, and his status is "very questionable" for Ottawa's first-round playoff series with Montreal.
- UND's MacMillan signs contract with NHL's Montreal Canadiens Updated: Apr-13-15 8:47 am
GRAND FORKS, North Dakota - University of North Dakota senior hockey forward Mark MacMillan has signed a two-year entry-level contract with the NHL's Montreal Canadiens.
- New faces, big absences and plenty of Canada in NHL playoffs Updated: Apr-12-15 4:08 pm
The NHL's postseason dominoes tumbled throughout the regular season's wild final week. When the last ones fell Saturday night, they revealed that the league is set up for an extremely interesting spring.
- Canadiens top Leafs, clinch Atlantic Division Updated: Apr-11-15 11:47 pm
- Dynamo end scoring drought, beat Impact 3-0 Updated: Apr-11-15 10:56 pm
- Former hockey enforcer to fight on UFC card in Montreal Updated: Apr-10-15 9:36 pm
MONTREAL - Former minor-league hockey enforcer Steve Bosse will make his UFC debut in the co-main event of UFC 186 in Montreal.