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NHL: Montreal 2, Calgary 0

MONTREAL, Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Carey Price cooled off the Flames with a 27-save shutout Tuesday, backstopping the Montreal Canadiens over Calgary 2-0.

NHL: Pittsburgh 5, Montreal 1

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 22 (UPI) -- Jussi Jokinen scored his 14th and 15th goals of the season Wednesday in propelling Pittsburgh to a 5-1 victory over Montreal.

NHL: Montreal 3, New Jersey 2

MONTREAL, Dec. 2 (UPI) -- Alex Galchenyuk scored the go-ahead goal in the third period Monday, hoisting the Montreal Canadiens over New Jersey 3-2.

NHL: Montreal 2, Dallas 1

MONTREAL, Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Carey Price stopped 26-of-27 shots Tuesday and the Montreal Canadiens edged Dallas 2-1 for a second win in two nights.

NHL: Montreal 4, Anaheim 1

MONTREAL, Oct. 24 (UPI) -- Carey Price took a shutout into the third period and made 31 saves Thursday in carrying Montreal to a 4-1 triumph over Anaheim.

NHL: Montreal 5, Columbus 3

MONTREAL, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Tomas Plekanec halted a Columbus comeback Thursday with two goals in the final 67 seconds that sent Montreal to a 5-3 win over the Blue Jackets.

NHL: Montreal 4, Philadelphia 1

MONTREAL, Oct. 5 (UPI) -- Carey Price turned aside 22-of-23 shots Saturday and the Montreal Canadiens used a balanced attack to defeat Philadelphia 4-1.

NHL: Ottawa 6, Montreal 1

OTTAWA, May 5 (UPI) -- Jean-Gabriel Pageau had a hat trick Sunday and Ottawa flattened Montreal 6-1 in a brawl-filled game that handed the Senators a 2-1 playoff series lead.

NHL: Ottawa 4, Montreal 2

MONTREAL, May 2 (UPI) -- Jakob Silfverberg and Marc Methot scored 1:53 apart during a three-goal third period Thursday that rallied Ottawa to a 4-2 playoff victory over Montreal.

NHL: Montreal 5, Buffalo 1

BUFFALO, N.Y., April 11 (UPI) -- Rene Bourque ignited an offensive outburst Thursday that brought Montreal a spot in the playoffs with a 5-1 victory over Buffalo.

NHL: Montreal 4, Philadelphia 1

MONTREAL, Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Brendan Gallagher had a goal and an assist and David Desharnais scored the eventual game-winner Saturday in the Montreal Canadiens' 4-1 win over Philadelphia.

NHL: Montreal 1, Florida 0 (OT)

SUNRISE, Fla., Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Rene Bourque netted the only goal of the game in overtime and Carey Price recorded a shutout Thursday in the Montreal Canadiens' 1-0 win over Florida.

NHL: Montreal 6, Buffalo 1

MONTREAL, Feb. 2 (UPI) -- David Desharnais and Rene Bourque each scored twice Saturday and the Montreal Canadiens won for the fifth time in six games with a 6-1 thrashing of Buffalo.

NHL: New York Rangers 4, Montreal 1

NEW YORK, March 30 (UPI) -- Marian Gaborik began the New York offense with his 39th goal of the season Friday and the Rangers went on to down Montreal 4-1.

NHL: Washington 4, Montreal 1

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Alex Ovechkin returned from a one-game absence Friday to score his 25th goal of the season in the Washington Capitals' 4-1 victory over Montreal.
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René Gary Wayne Bourque (born December 10, 1981) is a Canadian professional ice hockey left winger who currently plays for the Calgary Flames of the National Hockey League (NHL). An undrafted player, Bourque was signed by the Chicago Blackhawks as a free agent in 2004 and made his NHL debut in 2005–06. He spent three years in Chicago before a 2008 trade sent him to Calgary where he has established himself as a key offensive player for the Flames.

Bourque is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, where he played four seasons of hockey and served as a co-captain in his senior year. He turned professional in 2004 when he joined the Norfolk Admirals of the American Hockey League (AHL). He won the Dudley "Red" Garrett Memorial Award as the league's rookie of the year in 2004–05 before beginning his NHL career. Bourque has played for the Canadian national team at the 2010 IIHF World Championship.

Of Métis heritage, Bourque has initiated several charitable causes dedicated to encouraging aboriginal children and helping youth from rural Northern Alberta afford the cost of playing hockey. He's also fluent in french, he is a Franco-Albertan.

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