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Skills and Drills with Les Canadiennes: Stickhandling and Agility

Les Canadiennes stars Hilary Knight, Karell Emard, and Katia Clement-Heydra demo their slick dangles

by Shauna Denis @CanadiensMTL / canadiens.com

Creativity, agility, and quick hands can separate good players from great ones and stickhandling is an easy skill to work on before or after practices in a small space. In this episode of Skills and Drills with Les Canadiennes presented by Ford, Karell Emard, Katia Clement-Heydra, and Olympic gold medalist Hilary Knight demonstrate a drill players at any level can use to improve their dekes and dangles.

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Skills and Drills with Les Canadiennes: One-Timers

Team USA Olympic gold medalist Hilary Knight and Les Canadiennes assistant captain Karell Emard demo one-timers

by Vincent Régis @CanadiensMTL / canadiens.com

The one-timer is a deadly shot, especially on the power play, when a player can get an accurate shot off before the goaltender has a chance to react. As Les Canadiennes stars Hilary Knight and Karell Emard demonstrate in this episode of Skills and Drills with Les Canadiennes presented by Ford, there are a few keys to focus on when it comes to executing a proper one-timer:

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Hilary Knight to join Les Canadiennes

The three-time Team USA Olympian and 2018 Olympic gold medalist will be in the lineup on Sunday at the Bell Sports Complex in Brossard

by Les Canadiennes Press Release @lescanadiennes / lescanadiennes.com

Montreal, Quebec (Mar. 8, 2018) -- American hockey superstar Hilary Knight is returning to the CWHL to play for Montreal.

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A Chinese side with some serious game

Les Canadiennes dropped a 3-1 decision to Kunlun Red Star on Saturday at the Bell Centre

by Joanie Godin. Translated by Matt Cudzinowski. @CanadiensMTL / canadiens.com

MONTREAL - History was made on Saturday afternoon at the Bell Centre as a squad from China played its first-ever game in an NHL rink.

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Back at the Bell Centre

Les Canadiennes return to the Habs' home rink on November 11 to face off against the Kunlun Red Star

by Hugo Fontaine, translated by Dan Braverman @CanadiensMTL / canadiens.com

MONTREAL - Almost a year after making women's hockey history at the Bell Centre, Les Canadiennes will be back to take part in another momentous game there this weekend.

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CWHL's Les Canadiennes and Kunlun Red Star to face off at the Bell Centre

Les Canadiennes will play the Shenzhen, China-based CWHL team ahead of the Canadiens' tilt against the Sabres

by Montreal Canadiens @CanadiensMTL / Press Release

MONTREAL -- The Kunlun Red Star WIH team, one of two China-based CWHL franchises in the league as of 2017-18, will play at the Bell Centre on November 11 against Les Canadiennes.

TICKETS: Les Canadiennes vs. Kunlun Red Star

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Renewing acquaintances

Recently acquired by Les Canadiennes, Emerance Maschmeyer will be greeted by at least one familiar face, Brendan Gallagher, when she arrives in Montreal

by Hugo Fontaine, translated by Dan Braverman @canadiensMTL / canadiens.com

MONTREAL - Emerance Maschmeyer will be able to count on an old friend on the Canadiens to help her set up shop in Montreal.

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Skills and Drills with Les Canadiennes #5

Les Canadiennes forward Katia Clément-Heydra and netminder Charline Labonté break down breakaways

by Montreal Canadiens @CanadiensMTL / lescanadiennes.com

Breakaways are all about patience, for both the skater and the goaltender, and the one who flinches first usually loses.

In Episode 5 of Skills and Drills with Les Canadiennes, presented by Ford, Katia Clément-Heydra shares some helpful hints for converting on a breakaway for shootout attempt, while Olympic gold medalist Charline Labonté dishes advice on how to outwait and outplay a shooter from between the pipes.

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Skills and Drills with Les Canadiennes #4

Les Canadiennes sniper Sarah Lefort gives tips on how to pick corners like a pro

by Montreal Canadiens @CanadiensMTL / lescanadiennes.com

The ability to accurately aim when shooting separates snipers from occasional goal scorers in game situations.

Les Canadiennes forward Sarah Lefort showcases how to control your trajectory when launching the puck without taking speed and power off your shot in the fourth episode of Skills and Drills with Les Canadiennes, presented by Ford.

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Mission accomplished

Les Canadiennes are the winningest team in CWHL history

by Shauna Denis @canadiensMTL / canadiens.com

BROSSARD - In a season filled with highlights, records, and accolades, Les Canadiennes saved their best for last.

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