Canadiens clinch playoff spot, lose 4-3 in OT to Oilers

Connor McDavid scored 2:42 into overtime for his league-leading 102nd point of the season and the Edmonton Oilers beat Montreal 4-3 in overtime Monday night as the Canadiens clinched the…

Maple Leafs wrap up North title, beating Canadiens 3-2

Mitch Marner scored his 20th goal of the season and the Toronto Maple Leafs wrapped up the North Division title, beating the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 on Saturday night. “It’s a…

Matthews scores NHL-leading 40th goal, Leafs beat Canadiens

Auston Matthews scored his NHL-leading 40th goal of the season to help the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-2 on Thursday night. The 23-year-old from Arizona reached 40…

Maple Leafs beat Canadiens 4-1 to clinch playoff spot

Auston Matthews got his NHL-best 35th goal of the season and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Wednesday night to clinch a playoff spot. William Nylander,…

J.T. Miller scores in OT, Canucks beat Canadiens 3-2

J.T. Miller scored at 2:01 of overtime to give the Vancouver Canucks their fourth straight victory, 3-2 over the Montreal Canadiens on Friday night. Miller scored his ninth of the…

Toffoli scores twice for Canadiens in 4-2 win over Jets

Tyler Toffoli had two goals, including an empty-netter in the final minute, and the Montreal Canadiens defeated the Winnipeg Jets 4-2 on Monday night. Jesperi Kotkaniemi and Josh Anderson also…

Sutter directs Flames past Canadiens in coaching return

Josh Leivo scored twice and Calgary beat the Montreal Canadiens 2-1 on Thursday night in Darryl Sutter’s first game behind the bench in his Flames return. Sutter took over last…

Stastny scores in 1st minute of OT, Jets beat Canadiens 2-1

Paul Stastny scored in the first minute of overtime to give Winnipeg a 2-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night, extending the Jets’ winning streak to four games.…

Canadiens fire coach Claude Julien amid losing stretch

The struggling Montreal Canadiens fired head coach Claude Julien and associate coach Kirk Muller on Wednesday following a three-game skid. Assistant coach Dominique Ducharme was appointed interim coach, and Alex…

Smith makes 38 saves for 40th shutout, Oilers beat Canadiens

Mike Smith made 38 saves in his second start of the season for his 40th career shutout in the Edmonton Oilers’ 3-0 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night.…