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Canadiens' new coach is a familiar face
sixth man to have a second stint as Canadiens coach, joining Newsy Lalonde, Leo Danderand, Cecil Hart, Claude Ruel and Bob Gainey . Gainey, who also was general manager, coached two seasons -- in 2004-05 after Julien was fired and 2008-09 after
NHL team parts ways with its GM
MONTREAL (AP) -- The Canadiens fired general manager Pierre Gauthier after a dismal season and split with Montreal great Bob Gainey on Thursday, insisting such play will not be tolerated by a franchise long part of hockey history. "We need to remember
Where are They Now?: Reggie Leach
in the next series against Montreal, when practically all of Leachs shifts were against the best defensive winger ever, Bob Gainey , Hall of Fame goalie Ken Dryden, and three huge and mobile Hall of Fame defensemen (Larry Robinson, Serge Savard and Guy
NHL Notebook: Present Day Boards Are a Hazard
labrum tears over their career. Dignity under fire If ever a man deserved a break as a general manager, it was Montreals Bob Gainey , who resigned his position this week, allowing Pierre Gauthier to assume the post. Gainey has endured numerous personal
McNabb a Bill?
Sources say the Flyers are looking for help in net because theyre not convinced that Ray Emery is the answer. Canadiens GM Bob Gainey asked for Jeff Carter in return for Jaroslav Halak before the Christmas break, but Gaineys demands are expected to change
Why Couldn't Phils Keep Lee?
to the Montreal Gazettes Pat Hickey, the Canadiens backup goalie, Jaroslav Halak, may have asked the team for a trade. Bob Gainey , the Canadiens general manager, said he has talked to the Flyers about Halak. Halak, 24, plays behind the 22-year
NHL Notes: No Room for Shanahan
baron brothers purchase of the club was approved by the NHL Board of Governors. Naturally, Geoff Molson gave general manager Bob Gainey the proverbial kiss of death. Were not planning any changes, he said. How many Molsons did he have? Finally, congratulations