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Quebec Is Officially Getting A Curfew Again

And there will be fines for violating it. Happy New Year!

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The Montreal Canadiens' Game Against The Boston Bruins Has Been Postponed

Omicron 2, Habs 0.

The Montreal Canadiens have been dealt another blow. The team has announced that Saturday's game against the Boston Bruins at the Bell Centre is postponed until further notice.

"Tomorrow's game in Montreal between the Canadiens and Boston Bruins has been postponed. A make-up date for the game has yet to be established," a press release on the Habs' official website reads.

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The Montreal Canadiens Will Have No Fans In The Bell Centre Tonight As COVID-19 Cases Rise

Omicron 1, Habs Fans 0

It's déja vu. The Montreal Canadiens announced that following a public health request, they will have no fans in the Bell Centre for their Thursday, December 16 game against the Philadelphia Flyers.

"Faced with the spiralling rise of COVID-19 cases in the region, late this afternoon the Montreal Canadiens organization received a request from Quebec public health officials to host tonight's game against the Philadelphia Flyers in a closed setting with no fans in attendance at the Bell Centre," the team said in a press release.

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Caufield's Nickname In The Habs Locker Room Is, Apparently, The Other Name For A Rooster

Well, then... 😳

Hockey nicknames are ubiquitous in the NHL. Pretty much everyone has one. But let's face it, most of them are just names like "Gally" — stale, unoriginal and based on the guy's last name. But sometimes, a hockey nickname comes around that's so genius and so telling of the man behind it that you just have to stand up and applaud.

Cole Caufield's nickname exists in this pantheon of genius hockey names. Apparently, the diminutive forward was dubbed "The Cock" by the one and only Shea Weber.

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Patrick Roy Wants To Be The New Montreal Canadiens GM But Not Everyone Is On Board

Who do you want the new Habs GM to be?

Habs land is a bit of a mess right now so who better to save it than Montreal Canadiens legend Patrick Roy? At least, that's what he believes. At a press conference, the former Canadiens goalie and four-time Stanley Cup champion threw his hat in the ring to become the team's new general manager. But not everyone seems to be on board with the idea.

"Would I have interest? Obviously," Roy told reporters on Tuesday. "But at the same time, I know it's a process."

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Montreal Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin Has Tested Positive For COVID-19

The team says it's "following protocols."

Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin has tested positive for COVID-19, according to a team statement posted on Twitter.

The post says Bergevin tested positive on the morning of November 19 and that he "is being monitored by the Canadiens medical staff and will follow the protocols set forth by the National Hockey League and the public health authorities."

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Carey Price Is Getting All The Love From Fans After He Bravely Shared His Struggles

Price's statement has inspired a lot of people.

Montreal Canadiens fans have Carey Price's back. After he released a statement saying he had entered a substance abuse treatment program and was focusing on his mental health, tons of praise and supportive messages poured in on social media.

Universally beloved by his teammates and Habs fans near and far, Price is poised to be welcomed back with open arms and even more open hearts.

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