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Signings and Trades

Player movement

Canadiens acquire Frédéric Allard from Los Angeles for Nate Schnarr

A minor-league deal kicks off Montreal’s deadline day.

Montreal Canadiens sign Xavier Simoneau to entry-level contract

The forward earned the NHL deal with a great first pro season.

Montreal Canadiens acquire Denis Gurianov from Dallas Stars for Evgenii Dadonov

The Canadiens make their first trade prior to the deadline.

NHL Trade Deadline

Montreal Canadiens claim Chris Tierney off waivers

The Canadiens add the veteran forward.

Montreal Canadiens sign Jordan Harris to two-year contract extension

The defenceman is in his first full professional season.

Montreal Canadiens acquire Nicolas Beaudin from the Chicago Blackhawks for Cam Hillis

A trade of players currently in the minor leagues.

Montreal Canadiens sign William Trudeau to entry-level contract

The defenceman will likely make his professional debut this season.

Canadiens claim Johnny Kovacevic off waivers

Kent Hughes adds an intriguing defenceman ahead of the season.

Montreal Canadiens sign Logan Mailloux to entry-level contract

The 2021 first-round pick was taken 31st overall.

Montreal Canadiens sign Owen Beck to entry-level contract

The 2022 second-round pick earns a contract with his strong camp.

Montreal Canadiens sign Jake Allen to two-year contract extension

New contract reflects goaltender’s expected workload for the immediate future.

Cayden Primeau signs three-year extension with Montreal

The Habs lock up their top goaltending prospect until 2025 with a one-way deal.

Kirby Dach signs four-year contract with the Montreal Canadiens

The Canadiens have locked up their draft-day acquisition.

Habsent Minded: Thoughts on Carey Price, and the Sean Monahan trade

Discussing whether Carey Price’s career is truly over, and how the Sean Monahan trade benefits the Canadiens organization.

Montreal Canadiens acquire Sean Monahan, first round pick

The Canadiens keep adding draft picks.

Rem Pitlick signs two-year contract with Canadiens

Montreal left Pitlick unqualified, but they get him back under contract as an unrestricted free agent.

Petry, Poehling traded to the Penguins for Mike Matheson, draft pick

The veteran defenceman and Montreal’s 2017 first-round pick are on their way to Pennsylvania.

Montreal Canadiens sign Filip Mešár to three-year entry-level contract

The second Slovakian first-round pick also gets signed.

Montreal Canadiens sign Juraj Slafkovsky to three-year entry-level contract

The first overall pick will make his North American debut this season.

Canadiens sign Anthony Richard to one-year contract

The Canadiens made a series of moves to address the AHL depth on Wednesday.

Montreal Canadiens sign Mitchell Stephens to one-year, two-way contract

The forward will provide depth at the AHL level.

Madison Bowey signs one-year contract with the Montreal Canadiens

The Canadiens’ first outside move of free agency is signing a depth defenceman.

Alex Belzile, Joël Teasdale, Nate Schnarr signed to one-year extensions by the Montreal Canadiens

The Habs ink the pending free agents to new NHL contracts.

Montreal Canadiens re-sign Michael Pezzetta to one-year contract extension

The forward earned a one-way deal with his play last season.

Montreal Canadiens sign Corey Schueneman to one-year, two-way contract extension

The defenceman will be back for another season.

Canadiens select Miguël Tourigny with the 216th overall pick

A small, offensive defencemen is Montreal’s last selection in 2022.

Canadiens select Petteri Nurmi with the 194th overall pick

Montreal adds an over-age defenceman with the first pick of the seventh round.

Canadiens select Emmett Croteau with the 162nd overall pick

Montreal again adds a goalie late in the NHL Draft.

Canadiens trade pick 128 to Vegas Golden Knights

With back-to-back picks and three in a span of four, Kent Hughes offloaded one for a future asset.

Canadiens select Jared Davidson with the 130th overall pick

Davidson is an over-age forward who played the 2021-22 season with the Seattle Thunderbirds in the WHL.

Canadiens select Cedrick Guindon with the 127th overall pick

An OHL centre is Montreal’s pick near the end of the fourth round.