Canadiens give coach new 2-year contract

MONTREAL, Aug. 1 (UPI) -- After leading the Montreal Canadiens to their first playoff berth since 1998, Coach Michel Therrien was

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Williams indicted for manslaughter

Leaf coach, GM fined for rapping refs

NEW YORK, May 1 (UPI) -- Toronto Maple Leafs Coach and General Manager Pat Quinn is the latest team official to find himself

Media run-ins costly to NLH coaches, GM's

NEW YORK, April 30 (UPI) -- Shoving a member of the media will cost Coach Scotty Bowman and the Detroit Red Wings. Talking to the media will cost three other coaches and general managers.

Montreal 2, Boston 1

BOSTON, April 27 (UPI) -- Jose Theodore regained his regular-season form Saturday, recording 43 saves to help the Montreal Canadiens edge the Boston Bruins, 2-1, and grab a three games t

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Senators, Sharks advance in NHL playoffs

McLaren suspended pending hearing

NEW YORK, April 26 (UPI) -- Boston Bruins defenseman Kyle McLaren, who left a vicious mark on his club's Eastern Conference quarterfinal series with the Montreal Canadiens, was suspended F

Boston 5, Montreal 2

MONTREAL, April 25 (UPI) -- P.J. Stock, Joe Thornton and Martin Lapointe scored first-period goals and Brian Rolston added a backbreaking, shorthanded tally in the second period Thursday n

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Koivu returns from stomach cancer

Montreal 4, Columbus 1

MONTREAL, April 6 (UPI) -- Jose Theodore made 19 saves and defenseman Stephane Quintal snapped a scoreless tie 5:05 into the second period Saturday night as the Montreal Canadiens defeate

Montreal coaxch gets contract extension

MONTREAL, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Despite being in last place in the Northeast Division, the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday rewarded coach Michel Therrien with a one-year contract extension.

Montreal 5, Buffalo 2

BUFFALO, N.Y., Oct. 26 (UPI) -- After a dangerous collision and a cheap shot that could lead to a suspension, Brian Savage scored three goals and replacement Mathieu Garon made 26 saves Friday

Canadiens goalie Hackett injures shoulder

MONTREAL, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- The Montreal Canadiens could not get through the first month of the season without a major injury.

Montreal 6, Ottawa 4

OTTAWA, Oct. 4 (UPI) -- Brian Savage continued his phenomenal production in October with a power-play goal and three assists Thursday night and linemate Oleg Petrov added two goals and
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