Montréal Canadiens Newshttps://www.nhl.com/canadiens/news/Montréal Canadiens NewsMon, 21 Aug 2017 18:48:15 +0000Renewing acquaintanceshttps://www.nhl.com/canadiens/news/emerance-maschmeyer-brendan-gallagher-old-friends/c-290721156<div class="article-item__preview"><p>MONTREAL - Emerance Maschmeyer will be able to count on an old friend on the Canadiens to help her set up shop in Montreal.</p></div>Hugo Fontaine, translated by Dan BravermanMon, 21 Aug 2017 18:48:15 +0000Brandon Davidson: survivorhttps://www.nhl.com/canadiens/news/brandon-davidson-cancer-survivor/c-290719628<div class="article-item__preview"><p>MONTREAL - They say sometimes sports can save lives. In <span class="token token-playerCard" id="token-E3EDA111A89AC9903C5B7">Brandon Davidson</span>'s case, the proof is in the pudding.</p></div>Joanie Godin, translated by Dan BravermanMon, 21 Aug 2017 16:19:11 +0000Witnessing a legendhttps://www.nhl.com/canadiens/news/paul-byron-tony-hawk-jackalope/c-290709042<div class="article-item__preview"><p>MONTREAL - <span class="token token-playerCard" id="token-6484E3545604D86E52CAD">Paul Byron</span> is used to zipping by opponents when he's playing hockey. It's quite the opposite, however, when he's on a skateboard.</p></div>Hugo Fontaine and Dan BravermanSat, 19 Aug 2017 16:51:53 +0000Off the ice with… Pierre-Luc Gagnonhttps://www.nhl.com/canadiens/news/off-the-ice-with-pierre-luc-gagnon/c-290705712<div class="article-item__preview"><p>A living legend in the skateboarding world, Pierre-Luc Gagnon has won pretty much everything there is to be won as a pro. Twenty-one-time medallist at the X Games - good for fifth-most in the event's history - the Boucherville native may be living in California these days, but isn't one to turn his back on his roots and takes full advantage whenever he comes back to Quebec. We caught up with the skateboard artist ahead of his appearance at the Jackalope festival in Montreal to talk about his career… and some hockey, too. </p></div>Hugo Fontaine, translated by Dan BravermanSat, 19 Aug 2017 11:00:00 +0000Coming into his ownhttps://www.nhl.com/canadiens/news/michael-pezzetta-coming-into-his-own/c-290705716<div class="article-item__preview"><p>BROSSARD - Michael Pezzetta admits he had goosebumps the first time he stepped on Canadiens ice for development camp in 2016. As a veteran among Habs prospects this July, the 19-year-old was able to focus on the task at hand the second time around.</p></div>Dan BravermanFri, 18 Aug 2017 18:41:21 +0000Back together againhttps://www.nhl.com/canadiens/news/nikita-scherbaks-parents-love-montreal/c-290697460<div class="article-item__preview"><p>MONTREAL - Nikita Scherbak's two biggest fans are enjoying everything about their inaugural visit to Montreal.</p></div>Matt CudzinowskiFri, 18 Aug 2017 14:53:07 +0000French immersionhttps://www.nhl.com/canadiens/news/scott-walford-is-hoping-to-put-nine-years-of-french-classes-to-use/c-290692202<div class="article-item__preview"><p>BROSSARD - When Scott Walford first started taking French immersion, he probably never imagined it would come in handy for his hockey career. And then, he was drafted by the Canadiens.</p></div>Dan BravermanThu, 17 Aug 2017 19:00:00 +0000Ask Gerv! No. 11https://www.nhl.com/canadiens/news/ask-gerv-no-11/c-290685032<div class="article-item__preview"><p>Every week, Canadiens equipment manager Pierre Gervais answers fan questions submitted through social media. Here's the latest edition of Ask Gerv!</p></div>Pierre Gervais as told to Joanie GodinThu, 17 Aug 2017 13:00:00 +0000A pleasant surprisehttps://www.nhl.com/canadiens/news/michael-mccarron-played-ball-hockey-with-kids-from-bleu-blanc-bouge-in-action/c-290688128<div class="article-item__preview"><p>MONTREAL - Kids participating in the BLEU BLANC BOUGE in Action program's summer edition got to celebrate the end of their season with some ball hockey games at the Bell Centre on Wednesday, and were treated to a surprise visit by someone who knows a thing or two about playing hockey at that very location: Michael McCarron.</p></div>Dan BravermanWed, 16 Aug 2017 21:00:00 +0000Carey Price: Crease Cowboyhttps://www.nhl.com/canadiens/news/carey-price-crease-cowboy/c-290683116<div class="article-item__preview"><p>MONTREAL - In celebration of <span class="token token-playerCard" id="token-3942B25A921F5834D249D">Carey Price</span>'s 30th birthday, canadiens.com travels back in time to 2009, when the netminder first appeared on the cover of CANADIENS magazine.</p></div>Montreal CanadiensWed, 16 Aug 2017 16:07:33 +0000