Patrick Roy http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/70214/all en Pominville, Wild skate past Canadiens http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131102/wild-4-canadiens-3 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Pominville, Wild skate past Canadiens</p> <p>SAINT PAUL, Minn. -- When Jason Pominville scored in the second period on Friday night, he figured he had netted the game-winner. But after the Montreal Canadiens rallied to forge a 3-3 tie with the Minnesota Wild, Pominville made sure to close out the game.</p> <p>Pominville's second goal of the game with less than six minutes left in the third period broke the tie, lifting the Wild to a 4-3 win over the Canadiens.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/131102/wild-4-canadiens-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Jason Pominville National Hockey League Patrick Roy Thomson Reuters Sat, 02 Nov 2013 05:47:36 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5978045 at http://www.globalpost.com NHL: Roy wins in first coaching start against ex-club http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131103/nhl-roy-wins-first-coaching-start-against-ex-club <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Former Montreal star goaltender Patrick Roy was a winner Saturday in his first National Hockey League game against the Canadiens since taking over as coach of the Colorado Avalanche.</p> <p>Jean-Sebastien Giguere made 29 saves for Colorado while Gabriel Landeskog, PA Parenteau, Nathan MacKinnon and Ryan O'Reilly scored for the Avalanche, who improved to 12-1 with their six win since suffering their only loss of the season, to Detroit on October 17.</p> <p>"It's fun to see things working out here as well as they are," Roy said. "This game meant a lot to the guys and it meant a lot to me."</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131103/nhl-roy-wins-first-coaching-start-against-ex-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> French Quebecers National Hockey League Patrick Roy AFP Sun, 03 Nov 2013 09:31:40 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5978602 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Avalanche at Canadiens http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140318/preview-avalanche-at-canadiens <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Patrick Roy makes his return to Montreal for the first time as a head coach when the Hall-of-Fame netminder guides the Colorado Avalanche into a matchup with the Canadiens on Tuesday night. Roy, who spent 11-plus seasons in Montreal before drawing the ire of the franchise's rabid fan base by demanding a trade, has the Avalanche on a roll with seven victories in their last nine games. Colorado has won the past four meetings against the Canadiens, including a 4-1 victory in Colorado on Nov. 2.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2014.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140318/preview-avalanche-at-canadiens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> National Hockey League Patrick Roy Quebec Nordiques Technology Thomson Reuters Tue, 18 Mar 2014 13:10:32 +0000 Thomson Reuters 6098354 at http://www.globalpost.com Canadiens 6, Avalanche 3 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140318/canadiens-6-avalanche-3 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Canadiens 6, Avalanche 3: Thomas Vanek completed a hat trick by scoring a pair of power-play goals late in the third period as host Montreal spoiled the return of Colorado coach Patrick Roy.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2014.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/140318/canadiens-6-avalanche-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> French Quebecers National Hockey League Patrick Roy Thomson Reuters Wed, 19 Mar 2014 02:49:18 +0000 Thomson Reuters 6099052 at http://www.globalpost.com With the Bruins out of the way, Canadiens fans looking ahead to the Rangers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140514/police-standby-habs-fans-pack-bell-centre-giant-screen-viewi <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MONTREAL - With the Boston Bruins eliminated in a Game 7 nail-biter, Montreal Canadiens fans wasted little time in turning their attention to the team's next opponent: the New York Rangers. </p> <p>Fans were jubilant Wednesday night, jamming into the downtown core to celebrate their hockey heroes moving a step closer to their first Stanley Cup in 21 years.</p> <p>Many of the revellers on Ste-Catherine Street looked young enough to have been in daycare when goaltender Patrick Roy inspired the Canadiens to glory in 1993. </p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/140514/police-standby-habs-fans-pack-bell-centre-giant-screen-viewi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Montreal Canadiens National Hockey League Patrick Roy The Canadian Press Wed, 14 May 2014 16:50:06 +0000 The Canadian Press 6146941 at http://www.globalpost.com