Patrick Sharp set up Marian Hossa’s tying goal in the final minute of regulation and then got the game-winner 43 seconds into overtime to lift the Chicago Blackhawks to a 3-2 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night.
After helping develop two Stanley Cup-winning goalies with the Blackhawks, goaltending coach Stephane Waite is moving on to the Montreal Canadiens.
While there is no concrete report confirming anything, Quenneville’s named emerged as a candidate in the Canadaiens’ coaching search on Hockey Night In Canada last night.
The Montreal Canadiens have hired Marc Bergevin to be their new general manager.
Andrew Brunette and Patrick Sharp scored 21 seconds apart midway through the second period, and Corey Crawford made 20 saves in his first start in more than two weeks as the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Montreal Canadiens 5-1 on Wednesday night.
The Blackhawks placed injured forward Daniel Carcillo on injured reserved Wednesday and recalled Brandon Pirri from Rockford.