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Report: Penguins won't pursue Red Wings head coach Mike Babcock

The Penguins will not be going after current Detroit Red Wings coach Mike Babcock as they plan to stick with their coaching staff that's in place …

Pregame Preview: Canadiens vs Panthers

Bishop robs Galchenyuk with his glove

Petry knocks Carle’s skate blade off with shot

Andrew Hammond, a.k.a. The Hamburglar, gets free McDonald’s for life

Goalie Andrew Hammond of the Ottawa Senators has had a Whopper of a season, backstopping the Five Guys in front of him with a 10-0-1 record in 12 …

Senators G 'Hamburglar' Hammond to receive free McDonald's for life

Andrew "The Hamburglar" Hammond is set to receive free McDonald's for life thanks to his incredible nickname and even more incredible start to his …

Three-on-three overtime likely coming to NHL next season

Unhappy with the amount of games ending in shootouts, NHL general managers are recommending the addition of three-on-three overtime beginning next season.<p>"The consensus from all of us is, while we obviously are going to continue the shootout, we are going to see if we can make it a little less …

Max Pacioretty sends worst pass of season to Stamkos for goal (Video)

Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty entered Monday’s game against the Tampa Bay Lightning with 26 assists on the season. His 27th was a beauty, …

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Canadiens 3, Panthers 2 | Reuters

Canadiens 3, Panthers 2: Defenseman P.K. Subban scored to snap a tie late in the second period and Dustin Tokarski made 21 of his 41 saves in the third as visiting Montreal moved back into first place in the Atlantic Division.<p>Rookie Jacob De La Rose had a short-handed goal and added an assist for …

Canadiens score three goals in 2nd period to hold off Panthers

MTL Montreal Canadiens<p>44-20-7<p>3<p>Final<p>2<p>FLA Florida Panthers<p>31-25-14<p>Tokarski (Canadiens - G): Saves: 41, Save Pct.: 0.953<p>Subban (Canadiens - D): Goals: …

Subban nets winner as Habs hang on to beat Panthers

Dustin Tokarski made the most of his first start in six games.<p>P.K. Subban scored the last of Montreal's three second-period goals, and the Canadiens held on to beat the Florida Panthers 3-2 on Tuesday night.<p>Tokarski made a season-high 41 saves, including 21 in the third period, and earned his …

Postgame Recap: Canadiens vs Panthers

Postgame Recap: Blues vs Flames

Hammond stellar once again in Senators’ OT win over Hurricanes

A dozen or so games into an already impressive career, Andrew Hammond is beginning to figure things out.<p>The 27-year-old rookie became the second goalie in NHL history to give up no more than two goals in each of his first 12 starts, and the Ottawa Senators beat Carolina 2-1 when Mark Stone scored …

Monday's Top Plays

Canadiens not concerned about being outshot and relying on goaltending

Montreal Canadiens were outshot once again Tuesday night and had to rely on their goaltender to make the difference against the Florida Panthers.<p>"I think at times he just bailed us out," defenceman P.K. Subban said. "He was probably our best player."<p>He, for a change, wasn't Carey Price. Instead …

Pregame Preview: Hurricanes vs Canadiens

Dustin Brown lays out Corey Perry

The two were bound to clash sooner or later.<p>What happens when two of the NHL's dirtiest players slam into each other? Glad you asked.<p>In the first period of Wednesday's game between the Kings and Ducks, Los Angeles' Dustin Brown collided heavily with Anaheim's Corey Perry near center ice. The hit …

WATCH: Kings' Dustin Brown absolutely levels Ducks' Corey Perry

Kings captain Dustin Brown leveled Corey Perry with a huge body check in open ice.<p>It didn’t take long for things to get heated between the Anaheim …

NHL Daily Picks: Bruins, Senators meet in huge game

This is the NHL Daily Picks where hockey writers Adam Gretz and Chris Peters make their picks for select games every day. The big game of the night …

The Hamburglar and the unpredictable nature of goaltending

Globe hockey writers Eric Duhatschek and James Mirtle join host Darren Yourk to discuss unlikely Ottawa Senators phenom Andrew Hammond, three-on-three hockey in overtime, controversy in San Jose and the hapless Toronto Maple Leafs.<p>You can subscribe to the podcast on iTunes at this link.<p>You can also …

Luongo returns; Hamburglar hysteria in Ottawa; Miller still out (Puck Headlines)

<i>Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the</i> …

Senators, Bruins each score in opening minute

Boston and Ottawa wasted little time getting on the board.<p>The Boston Bruins and Ottawa Senators -- eighth and ninth place in the East, respectively -- are separated by just four points in the standings. To say their meeting on Wednesday is crucial would be an understatement.<p>And, if the first minute …

Canadiens partner with CWHL’s Montreal Stars to grow women’s game

The NHL's Montreal Canadiens announced a partnership agreement Thursday with the Montreal Stars of the Canadian Women's Hockey League.<p>The Canadiens said in a release that the organization will make its infrastructure and resources available to the Stars while assisting in merchandising and …

Montreal Canadiens announce partnership with CWHL's Montreal Stars

Montreal Stars<p>The Montreal Canadiens have formed a partnership with the Montreal Stars of the Canadian Women’s Hockey League, the team announced in a …

Price unbeatable as Habs shutout Hurricanes

It was a full-team effort on Thursday for the Eastern Conference-leading Montreal Canadiens.<p>Montreal got goals from four players, eight different skaters recorded a point and Carey Price made 31 saves as the Canadiens blanked the Carolina Hurricanes 4-0 for their first back-to-back victories in …

VIDEO: Jaromir Jagr scores 718th goal, passes Esposito for fifth all-time

Jaromir Jagr scored the 718th goal of his NHL career, which puts him in sole possession of fifth all-time<p>Jaromir Jagr made history Thursday night …

Plekanec, Price lead Canadiens over Hurricanes | Reuters

MONTREAL — Games against the NHL’s bottom-feeders haven’t been kind to the Montreal Canadiens this season. A team effort and balanced scoring turned that around Thursday night.<p>Right winger Dale Weise and left winger Max Pacioretty each had a goal and an assist to lead the Canadiens to a 4-0 win …

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Senators creep within two points of Bruins with win | Reuters

OTTAWA — Goalie Andrew Hammond literally had his strings broken Thursday night at Canadian Tire Centre. But more importantly for the Ottawa Senators, Bobby Ryan’s continued.<p>Ryan scored his third game winner of the season against Boston, propelling Ottawa to a thrilling 6-4 victory that pulls the …