Alex Galchenyuk RUMORS & NEWS

  • What is Alex Galchenyuk’s future in Montreal?

    Pro Hockey Talk "Alex Galchenyuk is already a good player. The question for the Montreal Canadiens is, can he be great? Galchenyuk, the third overall draft pick in 2012, is coming off a decent regular season with 17 goals and 27 assists in 61 games. However, it wasn’t as good as last year’s 30-goal campaign,..." April 24

  • Julien under pressure to help Galchenyuk improve in his own end

    Sportsnet "When Alex Galchenyuk forced a pass right through the middle of his own zone and gifted Patrik Laine a golden scoring opportunity, it was just one of several glaring mistakes he made in the Montreal Canadiens‘ 3-1 loss to the Winnipeg Jets last Saturday. But that mistake, which Canadiens..." February 20

  • Julien delights Habs fans as Galchenyuk skates as top center

    Pro Hockey Talk "Now this is how you cement a honeymoon phase. Plenty of Montreal Canadiens fans were frustrated with the way Michel Therrien handled certain players; those fans must be pretty happy after Friday. You see, Claude Julien delighted many by installing highly talented – and frequently stalled –..." February 18

  • Therrien: Galchenyuk could return as early as next week "Center Alex Galchenyuk and defenseman Andrei Markov will practice with the Montreal Canadiens on Friday for the first time since they were injured. The Canadiens play the Toronto Maple Leafs at Air Canada Centre on Saturday (7 p.m. ET; NHLN, CBC, TVA Sports). Galchenyuk has been out since he..." January 07

  • Habs' Galchenyuk, Desharnais out 6-8 weeks

    TSN "Montreal Canadiens forwards Alex Galchenyuk and David Desharnais are both expected to miss the next 6-8 weeks with knee injuries. Galchenyuk, 22, appeared to suffer the injury in the third period of Sunday night’s win over the Los Angeles Kings after colliding with Anze Kopitar. Desharnais was..." December 08

  • Canadiens’ Alex Galchenyuk is out indefinitely with lower-body injury

    Hockey Inside Out "The Canadiens delivered some bad news to their fans Monday afternoon with the announcement that Alex Galchenyuk is out indefinitely. “Alex Galchenyuk suffered a lower body injury on December 4 in Los Angeles,” the team announced in a statement. “He went for medical testing in St. Louis earlier..." December 05