15-1-2022 Michel Therrien praises Aly Oswald
Montreal Canadiens head coach Michel Therrien has praised young right wing Aly Oswald in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.

Aly Oswald has played 15 games with Mass.-Amherst this season, collecting 11+4=15 with 12 PIM.


15-1-2022 Joni Ikonen resumes full training.
Laval Rocket center Joni Ikonen has resumed full training after his injury.

15-1-2022 TJ Hensick resumes full training.
Laval Rocket center TJ Hensick has resumed full training after his injury.

14-1-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Michael Matheson is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Ryan Murray has played 42 games without a goal. Paul Byron has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Victor Mete has played 34 games without a goal. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Cayden Primeau hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Will Butcher has played 33 games without a goal. Nick Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi is down on his game pulling a 12 game streak without registering a single point. Vasily Podkolzin has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



13-1-2022 Jon Merrill reaches career high !
Jon Merrill marked a new career high in assists with 14 assists after assisting in tonights game against Arizona Coyotes on a goal by Brendan Gallagher. Awesome, even more so because the game was televised, the player said in an interview.

A native of USA, Jon Merrill was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 2nd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 457 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 68 assists along with 127 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 44 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 0+14=14 with 0 PIM.


13-1-2022 TJ Hensick injured.
TJ Hensick of Laval Rocket suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Tuscon Roadrunners. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . I may be out of the line up for the next game just as a precaution, but I don't think it's anything serious, he said before being taken away for x-rays.

11-1-2022 Brett Lernout frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Brett Lernout feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Brett Lernout was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 121 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 18 assists along with 61 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season. He has played 43 games with the Laval Rocket this season, totalling 1+10=11 with 20 PIM.


10-1-2022 Joni Ikonen resumes light training.
Laval Rocket center Joni Ikonen has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

10-1-2022 Ludvig Rensfeldt agrees on a contract.
Ludvig Rensfeldt has signed a one year deal with the Laval Rocket. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

10-1-2022 Henrik Samuelsson agrees on a contract.
Henrik Samuelsson has signed a one year deal with the Laval Rocket. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

10-1-2022 TJ Hensick agrees on a contract.
TJ Hensick has signed a one year deal with the Laval Rocket. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

10-1-2022 Jordan Kyrou injured.
Jordan Kyrou of Laval Rocket suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Rochester Americans. He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month .

10-1-2022 Joni Ikonen injured.
Joni Ikonen of Laval Rocket suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Rochester Americans. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . It hurts a bit but it'll be okay in a week or so I'm told, he commented from the trainers bench.

9-1-2022 Ryan Poehling frustrated
Montreal Canadiens center Ryan Poehling feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Poehling was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 206 NHL games during his career, notching 15 goals and adding 23 assists along with 345 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 42 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 5+8=13 with 116 PIM.


9-1-2022 Team captain meets with Noel Gunler
Team captain Brendan Gallagher called a short meeting with Noel Gunler after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Noel Gunler as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

7-1-2022 Ryan Poehling frustrated
Montreal Canadiens center Ryan Poehling feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Ryan Poehling was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2017 entry draft. He has appeared in 206 NHL games during his career, notching 15 goals and adding 23 assists along with 345 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 42 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 5+8=13 with 116 PIM.


7-1-2022 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Andrew Shaw is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Ryan Murray has played 39 games without a goal. Michael Matheson has played 14 games without a goal. Tanner Pearson has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Brendan Gallagher has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Paul Byron has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Victor Mete is sliding on a 19 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Jordan Eberle has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Will Butcher has played 30 games without a goal. Michael Raffl has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jon Merrill is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Nick Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Noel Gunler has lost his sights and is now 19 games without a goal. Vasily Podkolzin has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



6-1-2022 Victor Mete frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Victor Mete feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Victor Mete was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 4th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 78 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 11 assists along with 15 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 42 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 1+6=7 with 8 PIM.


5-1-2022 Team captain meets with Tomas Tatar
Team captain Brendan Gallagher called a short meeting with Tomas Tatar after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Tomas Tatar as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

5-1-2022 Nick Suzuki speaks up.
Nick Suzuki is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 5 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

3-1-2022 Ryan Poehling uncertain about future
Ryan Poehling wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

2-1-2022 Montreal Canadiens players selected to World Junior Championships
World Junior Championships (U-20) in icehockey are about to start. The following players from Montreal Canadiens organization have been selected to represent their countries:

-Dominique Bourgonje (FRA)
-Hendrix Lapierre (CAN)


2-1-2022 Nick Suzuki returns
Nick Suzuki has served his suspension and is available for the next game.

31-12-2021 Victor Mete frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Victor Mete feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Victor Mete was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 4th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 75 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 11 assists along with 15 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 39 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 1+6=7 with 8 PIM.


31-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Ryan Murray has played 36 games without a goal. Michael Matheson has played 11 games without a goal. Paul Byron has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Victor Mete is sliding on a 16 game streak without registering a single point. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Jordan Eberle has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. J.T. Miller has lost his sights and is now 32 games without a goal. Will Butcher has played 27 games without a goal. Nick Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Noel Gunler has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



30-12-2021 J.T. Miller speaks up.
J.T. Miller is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 8 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

30-12-2021 Jordan Kyrou injured.
Jordan Kyrou of Laval Rocket suffered leg injury during tonights minorleague game against the Oklahoma City Barons. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . I may be out of the line up for the next game just as a precaution, but I don't think it's anything serious, he commented in a radio interview after the game.

27-12-2021 League suspends Nick Suzuki
The league board has suspended Montreal Canadiens player Nick Suzuki for 3 fighting three times in a game against Vancouver Canucks.

24-12-2021 Brett Lernout frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Brett Lernout feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Brett Lernout was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 121 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 18 assists along with 61 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season. He has played 36 games with the Laval Rocket this season, totalling 1+9=10 with 20 PIM.


24-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Vasily Podkolzin is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Ryan Murray has played 33 games without a goal. Tanner Pearson is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Paul Byron has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Victor Mete has played 25 games without a goal. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Cayden Primeau hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. J.T. Miller has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Will Butcher has played 24 games without a goal. Michael Raffl has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Carl Gunnarsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Noel Gunler has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Aleksandr Romanov has played 36 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



23-12-2021 Carl Gunnarsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Carl Gunnarsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Carl Gunnarsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 7th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 735 NHL games during his career, notching 31 goals and adding 166 assists along with 222 penalty minutes. The 35 year old defenseman has played 11 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


21-12-2021 Vasily Podkolzin reaches career high !
Vasily Podkolzin marked a new career high in assists with 11 assists after assisting in tonights game against Nashville Predators on a goal by Brendan Gallagher. The pass just found the right guy, what more can I say, he commented during a post game radio interview.

A native of Russia, Vasily Podkolzin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2019 entry draft. He has appeared in 98 NHL games during his career, notching 18 goals and adding 22 assists along with 46 penalty minutes. The 20 year old right wing has played 34 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 10+11=21 with 10 PIM.


18-12-2021 Andrew Shaw injured.
Andrew Shaw (MTL) suffered ankle injury during the game in an incident with Vladislav Gavrikov (CBS). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. I should be back in the lineup soon, it doesn't feel that serious, he said as medics fastened him onto the stretcher.

17-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Ryan Murray has played 30 games without a goal. Tomas Tatar is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Tanner Pearson is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point. Brendan Gallagher has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Victor Mete has played 22 games without a goal. Cayden Primeau hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. J.T. Miller has lost his sights and is now 30 games without a goal. Will Butcher has played 21 games without a goal. Carl Gunnarsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Noel Gunler has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Aleksandr Romanov has played 33 games without a goal. Vasily Podkolzin has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



16-12-2021 J.T. Miller speaks up.
J.T. Miller is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

13-12-2021 Brad Thiessen agrees on a contract.
Brad Thiessen has signed a one year deal with the Laval Rocket. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

12-12-2021 Montreal Canadiens trade
Montreal Canadiens traded MTL's round 3 pick in 2022 to Columbus Blue Jackets for J.T. Miller

A native of USA, J.T. Miller was originally drafted to the NHL by the New York Rangers in the 1st round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 553 NHL games during his career, notching 102 goals and adding 136 assists along with 200 penalty minutes. The 28 year old center has played 30 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 9 PIM.


12-12-2021 Montreal Canadiens trade
Montreal Canadiens traded Max Domi and Carey Price to Philadelphia Flyers for Jordan Eberle

A native of Canada, Jordan Eberle was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1st round of the 2008 entry draft. He has appeared in 782 NHL games during his career, notching 243 goals and adding 290 assists along with 256 penalty minutes. The 31 year old right wing has played 30 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 5+2=7 with 25 PIM.

A native of Canada, Max Domi was originally drafted to the NHL by the Arizona Coyotes in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 416 NHL games during his career, notching 82 goals and adding 139 assists along with 216 penalty minutes. The 26 year old center has played 30 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 6+4=10 with 24 PIM.

A native of Canada, Carey Price was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 728 NHL games during his career, booking 53 career shutouts and allowing 1772 goals. The 34 year old goaltender has played 30 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, allowing 64 goals on 532 while booking 2 shutouts.


11-12-2021 Victor Mete frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Victor Mete feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Victor Mete was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 4th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 66 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 11 assists along with 11 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 30 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 1+6=7 with 4 PIM.


10-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Andrew Shaw is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Max Domi has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Ryan Murray is sliding on a 18 game streak without registering a single point. Tomas Tatar is down on his game pulling a 13 game streak without registering a single point. Tanner Pearson is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point. Paul Byron is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Charlie Lindgren hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Victor Mete has played 19 games without a goal. Will Butcher has played 18 games without a goal. Michael Raffl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Carl Gunnarsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Noel Gunler has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Aleksandr Romanov has played 30 games without a goal. Vasily Podkolzin has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



8-12-2021 Gustav Olofsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Gustav Olofsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Gustav Olofsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Las Vegas Golden Knights in the 2nd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 229 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 22 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season. He has played 29 games with the Laval Rocket this season, totalling 1+8=9 with 10 PIM.


6-12-2021 Team captain meets with Tanner Pearson
Following the team's recent 3-2 win against Boston Bruins on 5-12-2021, Montreal Canadiens captain Brendan Gallagher and Tanner Pearson were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Brendan Gallagher

6-12-2021 Charlie Lindgren frustrated
Montreal Canadiens goaltender Charlie Lindgren feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Charlie Lindgren, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 46 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 123 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season.


3-12-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Ryan Murray is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Tomas Tatar is down on his game pulling a 10 game streak without registering a single point. Tanner Pearson is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Paul Byron has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Charlie Lindgren hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Victor Mete has played 16 games without a goal. Will Butcher has played 15 games without a goal. Michael Raffl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Carl Gunnarsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Aleksandr Romanov has played 27 games without a goal. Vasily Podkolzin has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



1-12-2021 Charlie Lindgren frustrated
Montreal Canadiens goaltender Charlie Lindgren feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Charlie Lindgren, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 46 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 123 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season.


1-12-2021 Jordan Kyrou frustrated
Montreal Canadiens center Jordan Kyrou feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jordan Kyrou was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season. He has played 26 games with the Laval Rocket this season, totalling 12+19=31 with 12 PIM.


26-11-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Andrew Shaw is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jon Merrill is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Ryan Murray has played 20 games without a goal. Tomas Tatar has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Tanner Pearson has lost his sights and is now 23 games without a goal. Charlie Lindgren hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Victor Mete has played 12 games without a goal. Will Butcher has played 11 games without a goal. Michael Raffl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Carl Gunnarsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Aleksandr Romanov has played 23 games without a goal. Vasily Podkolzin has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



25-11-2021 Gustav Olofsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Gustav Olofsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Gustav Olofsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Las Vegas Golden Knights in the 2nd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 229 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 22 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season. He has played 23 games with the Laval Rocket this season, totalling 1+6=7 with 10 PIM.


24-11-2021 Carl Gunnarsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Carl Gunnarsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Carl Gunnarsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 7th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 735 NHL games during his career, notching 31 goals and adding 166 assists along with 222 penalty minutes. The 35 year old defenseman has played 11 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


20-11-2021 Jordan Kyrou frustrated
Montreal Canadiens center Jordan Kyrou feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jordan Kyrou was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season. He has played 20 games with the Laval Rocket this season, totalling 10+16=26 with 2 PIM.


19-11-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Michael Matheson is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Jon Merrill is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Aleksandr Romanov is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Vasily Podkolzin is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Ryan Murray has played 17 games without a goal. Tanner Pearson has lost his sights and is now 20 games without a goal. Charlie Lindgren hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 18 games without a goal. Michael Raffl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Carl Gunnarsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



18-11-2021 Vasily Podkolzin reaches career high !
Vasily Podkolzin marked a new career high in points with 19 after assisting in tonights game against Toronto Maple Leafs on a goal by Michael Matheson. I just want to thank this great organization for presenting me with the opportunity to play in the NHL, the happy player commented..

A native of Russia, Vasily Podkolzin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2019 entry draft. He has appeared in 83 NHL games during his career, notching 18 goals and adding 20 assists along with 41 penalty minutes. The 20 year old right wing has played 19 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 10+9=19 with 5 PIM.


14-11-2021 Vasily Podkolzin reaches career high !
Vasily Podkolzin marked a new career high in goals with 9 tallies after scoring in tonights game against Tampa Bay Lightning on a feed by Will Butcher. This is an unbeliveable feeling, i don't know what else to say, he pointed out to the gathered press corps.

A native of Russia, Vasily Podkolzin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2019 entry draft. He has appeared in 81 NHL games during his career, notching 17 goals and adding 19 assists along with 36 penalty minutes. The 20 year old right wing has played 17 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 9+8=17 with 0 PIM.


14-11-2021 Media glorifies the Montreal Canadiens
The media is impressed by the team's 5 game winning streak. Much of the credit is granted to the good work of general manager MTL and headcoach Michel Therrien

12-11-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Tomas Tatar is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Carey Price is playing well with 3 wins in his 3 starts last week and allowing 2 goals.

Who's cold

Ryan Murray has played 14 games without a goal. Tanner Pearson has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Brendan Gallagher has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Paul Byron is sliding on a 17 game streak without registering a single point. Charlie Lindgren hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 15 games without a goal. Michael Raffl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Carl Gunnarsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Aleksandr Romanov has played 17 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



11-11-2021 Carl Gunnarsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Carl Gunnarsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Carl Gunnarsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 7th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 735 NHL games during his career, notching 31 goals and adding 166 assists along with 222 penalty minutes. The 35 year old defenseman has played 11 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


10-11-2021 Carl Gunnarsson speaks up.
Carl Gunnarsson is disappointed in the team tactics after having not played in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

7-11-2021 Victor Mete frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Victor Mete feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Victor Mete was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 4th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 50 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 9 assists along with 9 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 14 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 1+4=5 with 2 PIM.


5-11-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Andrew Shaw is looking good with 5 points in 3 games last week. Will Butcher is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Max Domi has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Ryan Murray has played 11 games without a goal. Tomas Tatar has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Tanner Pearson has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Brendan Gallagher has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Paul Byron is down on his game pulling a 14 game streak without registering a single point. Charlie Lindgren hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Michael Raffl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Aleksandr Romanov has played 14 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



1-11-2021 Team captain meets with Paul Byron
Following the team's recent 4-4 tie against Chicago Blackhawks on 1-11-2021, Montreal Canadiens captain Brendan Gallagher and Paul Byron were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Brendan Gallagher

29-10-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Max Domi has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Tanner Pearson is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Paul Byron is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Charlie Lindgren hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Will Butcher has played 11 games without a goal. Michael Raffl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Suzuki is down on his game pulling a 11 game streak without registering a single point. Aleksandr Romanov has played 11 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



28-10-2021 Victor Mete frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Victor Mete feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Victor Mete was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 4th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 47 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 9 assists along with 9 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 11 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 1+4=5 with 2 PIM.


27-10-2021 Kirill Voronin injured.
Kirill Voronin of Laval Rocket suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Bridgeport Sound Tigers. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It is just a minor bump, he quoted before being taken to the hospital for tests.

26-10-2021 Michael Matheson resumes light training.
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Michael Matheson has resumed light training after his chest injury and is listed day to day.

26-10-2021 Gustav Olofsson resumes full training.
Laval Rocket defenseman Gustav Olofsson has resumed full training after his arm injury.

24-10-2021 Gustav Olofsson injured.
Gustav Olofsson of Laval Rocket suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Stockton Heat. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . It's nothing, just two good guys goin' at it - nobody got seriously hurt, he said in a TV interview.

22-10-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Tomas Tatar is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Noel Gunler is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Vasily Podkolzin is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Max Domi has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Tanner Pearson has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Paul Byron has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Charlie Lindgren hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Ryan Poehling has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Michael Raffl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Michael Matheson remains sidelined with chest injury.



20-10-2021 Gustav Olofsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Gustav Olofsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Gustav Olofsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 229 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 22 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season. He has played 7 games with the Laval Rocket this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 0 PIM.


19-10-2021 Brett Lernout frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Brett Lernout feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Brett Lernout was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 121 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 18 assists along with 61 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season. He has played 7 games with the Laval Rocket this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 10 PIM.


18-10-2021 Gustav Olofsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Gustav Olofsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Gustav Olofsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 229 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 22 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season. He has played 6 games with the Laval Rocket this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 0 PIM.


18-10-2021 Carl Gunnarsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Carl Gunnarsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Carl Gunnarsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 7th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 730 NHL games during his career, notching 31 goals and adding 166 assists along with 222 penalty minutes. The 34 year old defenseman has played 6 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


17-10-2021 Brendan Gallagher injured.
Brendan Gallagher (MTL) suffered ankle injury during the game in an incident with Dmitrij Jaskin (BOS). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. It is just a minor bump, he commented to the media.

15-10-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Brendan Gallagher is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak. Vasily Podkolzin is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Tomas Tatar has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Tanner Pearson has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Paul Byron has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Charlie Lindgren hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Michael Raffl has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Michael Matheson remains sidelined with chest injury.



14-10-2021 Kyle Wilding resumes light training.
Laval Rocket right wing Kyle Wilding has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

14-10-2021 Kyle Wilding injured.
Kyle Wilding of Laval Rocket suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Grand Rapids Griffins. He is expected to be sidelined for about a week . I was worried when it happened, but it's not stiff now and that's a good sign. I should be skating again before the end of the week, he said when he was taken off the ice.

11-10-2021 Brendan Gallagher reaches a milestone !
Brendan Gallagher scored the 300th point of his career in tonight's game against the New York Rangers on a feed by Jesperi Kotkaniemi. There's no 'I' in team and we have to get everyone playing the same system. It's not enough to just play a solid 20 or 40 minutes of hockey - you have to play 60. Hey, you know what? I forgot the question, was the comment released to the press after the game.

A native of Canada, Brendan Gallagher was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 5th round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 573 NHL games during his career, notching 145 goals and adding 155 assists along with 281 penalty minutes. The 29 year old left wing has played 3 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 2+1=3 with 0 PIM.


10-10-2021 Michael Matheson injured.
Michael Matheson (MTL) suffered chest injury during the game in an incident with Brian Dumoulin (EDM). He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month. When you've gone as long as I have without injuries these things are hard to accept, but it's all part of the game, he said after the game.

8-10-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Michael Matheson is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Carey Price has been chilly and allowed 9 goals in 2 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



5-10-2021 Gustav Olofsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Gustav Olofsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Gustav Olofsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 229 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 22 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


2-10-2021 Charlie Lindgren frustrated
Montreal Canadiens goaltender Charlie Lindgren feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Charlie Lindgren, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 46 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 123 goals. The 27 year old goaltender looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


1-10-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



30-9-2021 Patrik Bartosak agrees on a contract.
Patrik Bartosak has signed a one year deal with the Laval Rocket. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Pius Suter agrees on a contract.
Pius Suter has signed a one year deal with the Laval Rocket. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Julius Mattila agrees on a contract.
Julius Mattila has signed a one year deal with the Laval Rocket. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Kirill Voronin agrees on a contract.
Kirill Voronin has signed a one year deal with the Laval Rocket. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Joshua Wilkins agrees on a contract.
Joshua Wilkins has signed a one year deal with the Laval Rocket. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 John Mccarron agrees on a contract.
John Mccarron has signed a one year deal with the Laval Rocket. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

30-9-2021 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
David RittichA-A-B29Calgary Flames
Joonas KorpisaloA-A-B27Winnipeg Jets
Semyon VarlamovBBB33Anaheim Ducks
Anton ForsbergBBB28Columbus Blue Jackets
Carey Price82808234Montreal Canadiens
Matthew MurrayBBB27Ottawa Senators
Garret SparksBBB28Carolina Hurricanes
Marc-Andre FleuryA-BB36Detroit Red Wings
Connor HellebuyckB-BB28Arizona Coyotes
Ville HussoBBB26St. Louis Blues
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Victor HedmanA-BB30Tampa Bay Lightning
Kris LetangBBB34Pittsburgh Penguins
Jacob TroubaB-A-B27Winnipeg Jets
Rasmus RistolainenB-BB26Tampa Bay Lightning
Seth JonesB-A-B26Carolina Hurricanes
Miro HeiskanenA-A-B22Vancouver Canucks
Aaron EkbladB-BB25Calgary Flames
P.K. SubbanBBB32New York Rangers
Erik KarlssonBBB31Winnipeg Jets
Olli JuoleviB-A-B23Carolina Hurricanes
LEFT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Connor McDavidABA-24Edmonton Oilers
Auston MatthewsA-BB24Toronto Maple Leafs
Alex OvechkinAB-B36Carolina Hurricanes
Alexander WennbergBA-B27Columbus Blue Jackets
Jack HughesA-BB20Anaheim Ducks
Artemi PanarinA-B-B29Dallas Stars
Matthew TkachukBAB23Calgary Flames
Gabriel LandeskogBB-B-28Colorado Avalanche
Radek FaksaBA-B-27Dallas Stars
Lars EllerBB-B-32New York Islanders
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Sidney CrosbyABA-34Colorado Avalanche
Jack EichelA-AA-24Buffalo Sabres
Leon DraisaitlBBB25New Jersey Devils
Mark ScheifeleABB28Winnipeg Jets
Devin ShoreBA-B27Winnipeg Jets
Andrei SvechnikovA-AB21Carolina Hurricanes
Elias LindholmBA-B26Anaheim Ducks
Aleksander BarkovBA-B26Edmonton Oilers
Steven StamkosAB-B31Columbus Blue Jackets
Elias PetterssonAA-B22Dallas Stars
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Nikita KucherovABA-28Tampa Bay Lightning
Patrik LaineBBB23Winnipeg Jets
Tyler SeguinABB29Dallas Stars
Evgeni MalkinAB-B35Pittsburgh Penguins
Vladimir TarasenkoA-B-B29St. Louis Blues
Patrick KaneAB-B32Edmonton Oilers
Brendan PerliniB-BB25Dallas Stars
Anthony ManthaBBB27New York Rangers
Jesse PuljujarviBA-B23Chicago Blackhawks
Mark StoneA-BB29Tampa Bay Lightning


29-9-2021 Brett Lernout frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Brett Lernout feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Brett Lernout was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 3rd round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 121 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 18 assists along with 61 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season.


29-9-2021 Montreal Canadiens trade
Montreal Canadiens traded Jeff Petry and Jonathan Drouin to Philadelphia Flyers for Michael Matheson, Michael Raffl and PHI's round 2 pick in 2022

A native of Canada, Michael Matheson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Florida Panthers in the 1st round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 326 NHL games during his career, notching 19 goals and adding 62 assists along with 126 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 8 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 5 PIM.

A native of Austria, Michael Raffl, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 523 NHL games during his career, notching 69 goals and adding 70 assists along with 136 penalty minutes. The 32 year old center has played 8 games with the Philadelphia Flyers this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.

A native of USA, Jeff Petry was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 2nd round of the 2006 entry draft. He has appeared in 699 NHL games during his career, notching 51 goals and adding 166 assists along with 252 penalty minutes. The 33 year old defenseman has played 8 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.

A native of Canada, Jonathan Drouin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 410 NHL games during his career, notching 83 goals and adding 141 assists along with 109 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season.


26-9-2021 Carl Gunnarsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Carl Gunnarsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Carl Gunnarsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 7th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 732 NHL games during his career, notching 32 goals and adding 168 assists along with 222 penalty minutes. The 34 year old defenseman has played 8 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 1+3=4 with 0 PIM.


24-9-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Max Domi is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Tomas Tatar is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Brendan Gallagher is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Jesperi Kotkaniemi is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Ryan Murray has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Gustav Olofsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jonathan Drouin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Charlie Lindgren hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Brett Lernout has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Cayden Primeau hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Robert Hagg has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Jesse Ylonen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

Paul Byron remains sidelined with wrist injury. Carl Gunnarsson remains sidelined with leg injury.



23-9-2021 Jonathan Drouin frustrated
Montreal Canadiens right wing Jonathan Drouin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a core player.

A native of Canada, Jonathan Drouin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 410 NHL games during his career, notching 83 goals and adding 141 assists along with 109 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season.


23-9-2021 Paul Byron injured.
Paul Byron (MTL) suffered wrist injury during the game in an incident with Jack Eichel (BUF). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. Sometimes you just have bad luck and get knocked around, he said in a TV interview.

23-9-2021 Carl Gunnarsson injured.
Carl Gunnarsson (MTL) suffered leg injury during the game in an incident with Rasmus Dahlin (BUF). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. This is nothing major, I feel that I should be ready for the next game but you never know, he said in a TV interview.

22-9-2021 Gustav Olofsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Gustav Olofsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Gustav Olofsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 229 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 22 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season.


22-9-2021 Charlie Lindgren frustrated
Montreal Canadiens goaltender Charlie Lindgren feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Charlie Lindgren, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 46 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 123 goals. The 27 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season.


17-9-2021 Victor Mete frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Victor Mete feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Victor Mete was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 4th round of the 2016 entry draft. He has appeared in 41 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 6 assists along with 9 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 5 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 2 PIM.


17-9-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Will Butcher is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Ryan Murray has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Gustav Olofsson has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jonathan Drouin has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Paul Byron has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Charlie Lindgren hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Brett Lernout has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Cayden Primeau hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Robert Hagg has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Nick Suzuki has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Jesse Ylonen has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Jesperi Kotkaniemi has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



16-9-2021 Gustav Olofsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Gustav Olofsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Gustav Olofsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 229 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 22 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season.


13-9-2021 Gustav Olofsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Gustav Olofsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Gustav Olofsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Las Vegas Golden Knights in the 2nd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 229 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 22 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Montreal Canadiens this season.


10-9-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Max Domi is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Tomas Tatar is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Carey Price is playing well with 2 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 0 goals.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



7-9-2021 Carl Gunnarsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Carl Gunnarsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Carl Gunnarsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 7th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 725 NHL games during his career, notching 31 goals and adding 166 assists along with 222 penalty minutes. The 34 year old defenseman has played 1 games with the Montreal Canadiens this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


3-9-2021 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



31-8-2021 Carl Gunnarsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Carl Gunnarsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Carl Gunnarsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 7th round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 724 NHL games during his career, notching 31 goals and adding 165 assists along with 222 penalty minutes. The 34 year old defenseman is waiting for a good start this season.


31-8-2021 Montreal Canadiens trade
Montreal Canadiens traded Noah Juulsen and MTL's round 4 pick in 2022 to Edmonton Oilers for Ryan Murray

30-8-2021 Noah Juulsen frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Noah Juulsen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Noah Juulsen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 1st round of the 2015 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


30-6-2021 Training camp preview
Montreal Canadiens will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Montreal Canadiens and Laval Rocket:
- Max Domi C
- Tomas Tatar L
- Tanner Pearson R
- Gustav Olofsson D
- Carey Price G
- Brendan Gallagher R
- Jeff Petry D
- Jonathan Drouin C
- Andrew Shaw R
- Paul Byron L
- Jordie Benn D
- Artturi Lehkonen L
- Karl Alzner D
- Michael McCarron C
- Charlie Lindgren G
- Brett Lernout D
- Noah Juulsen D
- Victor Mete D
- Ryan Poehling C
- Josh Brook D
- Cale Fleury D
- Joni Ikonen C
- Cayden Primeau G
- Robert Hagg D
- Morgan Frost L
- Carl Gunnarsson D
- Jordan Kyrou C
- Nick Suzuki C
- Joel Teasdale L
- Jesse Ylonen L
- Jesperi Kotkaniemi L
- Noel Gunler L
- Aleksandr Romanov D
- Tobias Bjornfot D
- Vasily Podkolzin R
- Jordan Caron R
- Dennis Everberg R
- Mackenzie Skapski G
- Tim Harrison R
- Filip Pyrochta D
- John Mccarron R
- Ty Loney R
- Matt Mistele L
- Chris Leblanc R
- Matt Buckles C
- Lucas Ekestahl Jonsson D
- Kirby Dach L

Players reporting out of shape:
- Charlie Lindgren G
- Noah Juulsen D
- Morgan Frost L
- Aleksandr Romanov D
- Dennis Everberg R
- Filip Pyrochta D
- John Mccarron R
- Matt Mistele L
- Matt Buckles C
- Kirby Dach L

Players reporting in good shape:
- Tomas Tatar L
- Tanner Pearson R
- Brendan Gallagher R
- Michael McCarron C
- Victor Mete D
- Ryan Poehling C
- Carl Gunnarsson D
- Jordan Kyrou C
- Jesperi Kotkaniemi L
- Tim Harrison R
- Ty Loney R
- Lucas Ekestahl Jonsson D


30-6-2021 Scott Mellanby leaves team
Scott Mellanbys contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2021 J.J. Daigneault leaves team
J.J. Daigneaults contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2021 Ryan Jankowski leaves team
Ryan Jankowskis contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2021 Craig Ramsay leaves team
Craig Ramsays contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2021 Trevor Timmins leaves team
Trevor Timminss contract has expired and he has left the team.

25-6-2021 Gustav Olofsson frustrated
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Gustav Olofsson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Sweden, Gustav Olofsson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 2nd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 229 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 22 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


25-6-2021 Charlie Lindgren frustrated
Montreal Canadiens goaltender Charlie Lindgren feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Charlie Lindgren, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 46 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 123 goals. The 27 year old goaltender is expecting a good season for the team.


25-6-2021 Cayden Primeau returns
Montreal Canadiens were delighted to hear that Cayden Primeau has returned to the team.

25-6-2021 Jesse Ylonen returns
Montreal Canadiens were delighted to hear that Jesse Ylonen has returned to the team.

25-6-2021 Noel Gunler returns
Montreal Canadiens were delighted to hear that Noel Gunler has returned to the team.

25-6-2021 Aleksandr Romanov returns
Montreal Canadiens were delighted to hear that Aleksandr Romanov has returned to the team.

24-6-2021 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2021 Jordan Kyrou frustrated
Montreal Canadiens center Jordan Kyrou feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Jordan Kyrou was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 2nd round of the 2016 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old center is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


23-6-2021 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Jordie Benn (Montreal Canadiens) UFA
-Artturi Lehkonen (Montreal Canadiens) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Michael McCarron (Laval Rocket) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Cale Fleury (Laval Rocket) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Joel Teasdale (Laval Rocket) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jordan Caron (Laval Rocket) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Dennis Everberg (Laval Rocket) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Mackenzie Skapski (Laval Rocket) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Tim Harrison (Laval Rocket) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Filip Pyrochta (Laval Rocket) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-John Mccarron (Laval Rocket) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Ty Loney (Laval Rocket) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Matt Mistele (Laval Rocket) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Chris Leblanc (Laval Rocket) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Matt Buckles (Laval Rocket) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Lucas Ekestahl Jonsson (Laval Rocket) RFA, needs qualifying offer


23-6-2021 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Scott Mellanby(pro)
-J.J. Daigneault(pro)
-Ryan Jankowski(pro)
-Craig Ramsay(pro)
-Trevor Timmins(pro)


21-6-2021 Charlie Lindgren frustrated
Montreal Canadiens goaltender Charlie Lindgren feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of USA, Charlie Lindgren, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 46 NHL games during his career, booking 1 career shutouts and allowing 123 goals. The 27 year old goaltender is getting ready for the upcoming season.


20-6-2021 Board collects bonuses
The board of owners has collected $8,500,000 profit from the team to shareholders.

20-6-2021 Larry Carriere retires
Laval Rocket staff member Larry Carriere has announced his retirement due to health reasons.

20-6-2021 Rick Dudley retires
Montreal Canadiens staff member Rick Dudley has announced his retirement due to non-hockey related reasons.

20-6-2021 Graham Rynbend retires
Montreal Canadiens staff member Graham Rynbend has announced his retirement due to personal reasons.

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