MONTREAL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MONTREAL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) NHL playoffs: Dale Weise lifts Montreal over Tampa Bay in overtime http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57829843-77/april-tbd-tampa-montreal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57829843-77/april-tbd-tampa-montreal.html.csp">NHL playoffs: Dale Weise lifts Montreal over Tampa Bay in overtime</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T23:18:07.506-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 11:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tampa, Fla. • Dale Weise scored 18:08 into overtime to give the Montreal Canadiens a 5-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning in the opening game of their Eastern Conference quarterfinal playoff series on Wednesday night. Daniel Briere passed from behind the net to Weise in the right circle, and he beat Anders Lindback for the winning score. Lindback stopped 39 of 44 shots while filling in for injured goaltender Ben Bishop. Carey Price stopped 21 shots for the Canadiens, who blew a pair of third...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578298432014-04-16T23:18:07.506-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T23:18:07.506-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57829843@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:18:07 MDT NHL: Patrick Roy makes all the right moves in first season leading the Avalanche http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57824363-77/april-tbd-anaheim-columbus.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57824363-77/april-tbd-anaheim-columbus.html.csp">NHL: Patrick Roy makes all the right moves in first season leading the Avalanche</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Pat Graham</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T21:16:19.687-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 09:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Englewood, Colo. • Patrick Roy’s fiery personality was on full display in the opening game when the Colorado coach got into a heated exchange with Anaheim, banging his hands again and again on the glass partition until it tilted. That eruption set a tone for the season: The Avalanche weren’t going to be pushovers. Not with the combustible Hall of Fame goaltender taking over behind the bench. Roy guided this franchise — the one he led to two Stanley Cup titles as a player — back into the playoffs...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578243632014-04-16T21:16:19.687-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T21:16:19.687-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57824363@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:16:19 MDT NHL: The not so Great White North this season http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57808629-77/calgary-vancouver-games-montreal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57808629-77/calgary-vancouver-games-montreal.html.csp">NHL: The not so Great White North this season</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T21:35:10.017-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 09:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For the first time since 1973, there is just one Canadian team in the NHL postseason. The Montreal Canadiens represent the nation’s only hope of ending a 21-year Stanley Cup drought, and that’s a long shot. Across the rest of the country, disappointment reigns. “It’s not fun, for sure,” said Calgary Flames forward Mike Cammalleri, who spent parts of three seasons with Montreal. “The players on the team, I can tell you for sure, feel it. It weighs a lot on you, no doubt. “That’s part of also what...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578086292014-04-12T21:35:10.017-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-12T21:35:10.017-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57808629@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 21:35:10 MDT Bruins win eighth straight game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57687686-77/montreal-164-boston-carolina.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57687686-77/montreal-164-boston-carolina.html.csp">Bruins win eighth straight game</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated PRess</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T23:42:30.819-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 11:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • Jarome Iginla scored a pair of goals, backup goaltender Chad Johnson made 29 saves and the Eastern Conference-leading Bruins won their eighth straight, 5-1 over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday afternoon. Milan Lucic had a goal and two assists, Torey Krug and Chris Kelly each scored a goal and David Krejci added three assists, his first coming as he was falling to the ice on Lucic’s score. It’s Boston’s longest winning streak since a 10-game stretch in November 2011. Alexander Semin ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57687686@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 23:42:30 MDT NHL: Penguins forward Kris Letang recovering from stroke http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57609857-77/letang-stroke-doctors-penguins.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57609857-77/letang-stroke-doctors-penguins.html.csp">NHL: Penguins forward Kris Letang recovering from stroke</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Dan Scifo</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-28T22:15:53.377-06:00">Updated Feb 28, 2014 10:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Pittsburgh • Recovering from a stroke, Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang said his doctors have reassured him that he’ll be play hockey again. When that could happen is unclear. The 26-year-old Letang spoke to the media before the Penguins faced Montreal on Thursday night, the first time he has spoken to reporters since having the stroke on a West Coast trip before the Olympic break. “I’m targeting it day-by-day,” Letang said. “I’m trying to improve every day I come here. I try to exerci...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576098572014-02-28T22:15:53.377-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-28T22:15:53.377-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57609857@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Feb 2014 22:15:53 MDT Mattel to buy Canadian toy maker Mega Brands http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57614111-79/mattel-brands-mega-canadian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57614111-79/mattel-brands-mega-canadian.html.csp">Mattel to buy Canadian toy maker Mega Brands</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-28T13:41:01.705-06:00">Updated Feb 28, 2014 01:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Toronto • Mattel Inc. has made a friendly takeover offer for Canadian toy maker Mega Brands Inc., which has the world’s No. 2 line of construction sets after Lego. The deal values the Montreal-based company at US$460 million, including debt that the American industry giant will assume or repay. Mattel manufactures Barbie dolls and Hot Wheels cars among numerous other toys. The company says Mega Brands will help it expand in two of the fastest-growing product segments: construction sets and arts...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576141112014-02-28T13:41:01.705-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-28T13:41:01.705-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57614111@www.sltrib.com Fri, 28 Feb 2014 13:41:01 MDT