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Bruins need to avoid Cup loss hangover, Bourque says

Hall of Fame defenseman, honored by NHL Alumni Association, 'still can't believe' Game 7 defeat

by Dave Stubbs @Dave_Stubbs / NHL.com Columnist

TORONTO -- Ray Bourque first saw the Boston Bruins' Stanley Cup Final loss to the St. Louis Blues last season as a scar that might never heal. But the Hall of Fame defenseman now sees the result of the seven-game series in a different light, one he says he believes illustrated a leadership through the Bruins organization that brought them to within one win of a championship.

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Red Wings, Bernier spoil Canadiens home opener

Goalie stifles hometown team, helps Detroit end skid vs. Montreal

by Dave Stubbs @Dave_Stubbs / NHL.com Columnist

MONTREAL -- The tire probably was flat on the winged wheel of Jonathan Bernier's Detroit Red Wings logo when he peeled his jersey off Thursday, beaten down as it was by all the pucks shot into it by the Montreal Canadiens.

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Canadiens legends salute their medical team

Savard, Cournoyer, Bowman join tribute by many to doctors

by Dave Stubbs @Dave_Stubbs / NHL.com Columnist

MONTREAL -- It was the first time that Montreal Canadiens Hall of Fame defenseman Serge Savard had seen the nearly 50-year-old photo, and when he laid eyes on it, he blinked once, then twice.

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Lafleur has heart surgery, expected to make full recovery

Hockey Hall of Fame forward won Stanley Cup five times with Canadiens

by Dave Stubbs @Dave_Stubbs / NHL.com Columnist

MONTREAL -- Guy Lafleur had quadruple-bypass surgery Thursday and the Hockey Hall of Fame forward is expected to make a full recovery, the Montreal Canadiens said. 

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Flyers legend Parent takes trip down memory lane with Prices, Canadiens

Talks hockey with Montreal goalie, his dad before getting enshrined into Quebec Hall of Fame

by Dave Stubbs @Dave_Stubbs / NHL.com Columnist

MONTREAL -- It had been more than 40 years since Jerry Price had spoken with Bernie Parent, and now the two men were sitting in the Montreal Canadiens alumni lounge at Bell Centre on Monday, turning back the clock.

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Canadiens put on show for fans at Red vs. White scrimmage

Hockey-starved capacity crowd takes in annual charity game at Bell Centre

by Dave Stubbs @Dave_Stubbs / NHL.com Columnist

MONTREAL -- Jesperi Kotkaniemi shifted this way then that at Bell Centre on Sunday, finally deciding on a cute backhand, his penalty shot attempt perishing on the stick of Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price.

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Weber healthy, 'ready to go' for Canadiens with camp set to start

Defenseman missed first 24 games last season, hoping to help lead Montreal back to playoffs

by Dave Stubbs @Dave_Stubbs / NHL.com Columnist

MONTREAL -- Shea Weber is approaching the start of Montreal Canadiens training camp and the upcoming season with eagerness, anticipation and even a few nerves.

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Canadiens owner sees 'brighter' future, eager to end Stanley Cup drought

Molson reflects on decade at helm in interview with NHL.com

by Dave Stubbs @Dave_Stubbs / NHL.com Columnist

MONTREAL -- Montreal Canadiens owner Geoff Molson said he is thrilled about the possibilities for his team this season and a few seasons beyond that.

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Comedian hits mark with goaltending coach bit

Canucks fan Ewanuick has 'Stack The Pads with Kirk LeMur' videos on YouTube

by Dave Stubbs @Dave_Stubbs / NHL.com Columnist

Veteran Canadian comic actor Fred Ewanuick might finally have found his calling in life, portraying Kirk LeMur, a fictional goaltending coach sharing his wisdom on YouTube.

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Blues' first Stanley Cup championship celebrated at Hockey Hall of Fame

Eclectic display includes photos, equipment, memorabilia

by Dave Stubbs @Dave_Stubbs / NHL.com Columnist

TORONTO -- What's missing from Ryan O'Reilly's helmet might be the best part of the scarred shell that's now in a Hockey Hall of Fame display case, part of a celebration of the 2019 Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues.

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