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Lightning defeat Habs to clinch back-to-back Stanley Cup titles, 3rd in franchise history

The Tampa Bay Lightning have secured the third Stanley Cup in franchise history after Ross Colton scored the lone goal in a 1-0 win over the Montreal Canadiens in Game 5 on Wednesday. Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskeiy was awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP.

Despite result, Game 2 proved Canadiens can hang with Tampa Bay Lightning

They may have lost the game, but the Montreal Canadiens found their collective game face Wednesday — and it turned out to be Brendan Gallagher's.

Coleman's buzzer-beater helps Lightning extend Stanley Cup final series lead on Habs

Andrei Vasilevskiy turned away 42 shots Wednesday as the Tampa Bay Lightning eked out a 3-1 win over the rejuvenated Montreal Canadiens in a thrilling Game 2 of the Stanley Cup final.

Lightning take early edge in Stanley Cup final with dominant win over Canadiens

The defending champion Tampa Bay Lightning dominated the Montreal Canadiens from start to finish Monday, taking Game 1 in a lopsided 5-1 contest.

Canadiens 1 win away from Stanley Cup final after shutting down Golden Knights

Carey Price stopped 26 shots Tuesday as the Montreal Canadiens handled the Vegas Golden Knights 4-1 to take a 3-2 lead in their Stanley Cup semifinal series.
Series tied 1-1

Canadiens even series as Price denies Golden Knights' late rally

Montreal Canadiens netminder Carey Price made 29 saves Wednesday in a 3-2 win over the Vegas Golden Knights that gave new life to Canada's Stanley Cup hopes.

Golden Knights roll past Canadiens in Stanley Cup semifinal opener

The Montreal Canadiens gave up a 4-1 loss Monday in their first of a best-of-seven semifinal battle against the top-seeded Vegas Golden Knights.

U.S. amping up dispute with Canada over allowed exports of American dairy products

The United States is ramping up its dispute with Canada over the sale of American dairy products north of the border — the first significant new trade squabble between the two countries of the post-NAFTA era.

Business leaders join Canada in urging U.S. court to keep Line 5 operating

Political "brinksmanship" in Michigan risks allowing Calgary-based Enbridge Inc. to abandon plans for a $500-million tunnel that would protect an ecologically sensitive Great Lakes waterway from the controversial Line 5 pipeline, business leaders warned Wednesday.

No reason to fear doses of AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine provided by U.S., Trudeau says

Canadians have nothing to fear from AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine doses made in the United States, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Friday as he rolled up his sleeve to set an example for the country.