• Rumors About Montreal's Campoli

    News: The Rangers and Devils are rumored to be interested in acquiring Chris Campoli before Monday's trade deadline, the Globe & Mail reports.
    Analysis: We'll be hearing a lot of rumors about the Canadiens and possible deadline-deals in the coming days. Chris Campoli, Andrei Kostitsyn, Mathieu Darche and Travis Moen are the most-talked-about players to be wearing a new sweater next week.
  • Habs' Campoli To Sit Wednesday?

    News: Chris Campoli may sit Wednesday against Detroit, TSN.ca reports.
    Analysis: He's expected to take the ice for the warmup skate, but it sounds like Chris Campoli is the odd-man out again on the Montreal blue line.
  • Montreal's Campoli Starts Friday

    News: Chris Campoli was in the starting lineup for Montreal on Friday, TSN.ca reports.
    Analysis: This is notable considering the fact that Chris Campoli was a scratch three of Montreal's last four games.
  • Montreal's Campoli Gets Less Ice Time

    News: Chris Campoli played just 14:03 in Montreal's win over Tampa Bay on Saturday.
    Analysis: The Canadiens dressed seven defensemen Saturday, but rode four of them for heavier minutes. Montreal interim head coach Randy Cunneyworth has a top four getting heavy minutes while he apportions minutes to his bottom three, which includes Chris Campoli, Tomas Kaberle (13:02 minutes) and Hal Gill (10:33 minutes).
  • Habs' Campoli Held Scoreless

    News: Chris Campoli (hamstring) was held scoreless in his return to the ice Tuesday night against the Islanders, skating 16:34 over 23 shifts.
    Analysis: Chris Campoli isn't a major force on the power play, but once he settles in, he could get a couple minutes of power-play time per game.
  • Habs' Campoli To Make Return Tuesday

    News: Chris Campoli (hamstring) will return to action Tuesday night against the Islanders, the Canadiens' official site reports.
    Analysis: Chris Campoli will skate with Tomas Kaberle. The blueliner has consistently posted 15-to-20-point seasons over the course of his NHL career. Unfortunately, he's already missed 29 games after taking a nasty hit in the Habs' season opener.
  • Canadiens' Campoli Ready

    News: Chris Campoli (hamstring) is ready to return to the lineup, but Montreal head coach Jacques Martin said the defenseman might benefit from a few more practices, the Montreal Gazette reports.
    Analysis: Montreal's getting some good work from its defense right now, so this may be Martin reluctant to make a change.
  • Habs' Campoli Out Saturday

    News: Chris Campoli (hamstring) won't play Saturday, Dave Stubbs of the Montreal Gazette reports.
    Analysis: He's not quite ready to go despite being cleared for contact earlier in the week. Expect Chris Campoli to rejoin the lineup in the coming days barring a setback.
  • Canadiens Clear Campoli

    News: Chris Campoli (hamstring) has been cleared to play, though it's uncertain whether or not he'll suit up for Saturday afternoon's game in New Jersey, CJAD-AM Radio reports.
    Analysis: Chris Campoli was cleared for contact earlier this week, so he's close to returning.
  • Habs' Campoli Close

    News: Chris Campoli (torn hamstring) is close to a return to action, the Montreal Gazette reports. He said he's waiting for a final clearance from team doctor David Mulder.
    Analysis: Chris Campoli won't play Thursday when the Canadiens take on the Canucks, but his return seems like it could happen in one of the team's next two games after that.