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#NHLPlayoffs: Habs defeat Sens in 21 tweets or less

Here is how Game 6 unfolded between the Montreal Canadiens and Ottawa Senators through the eyes of hockey fans on Twitter: 

  • The Canadian Tire Centre crowd was raucous, including chants of "Sens in seven" as they pushed Ottawa to win Game 6. For the second game in a row, Ottawa failed to get a shot for the first nine minutes of the game. Ottawa's slow start, which included two failed power-plays, caught up with them after Montreal scored on …

  • The family of an Ottawa woman who was trekking in Langtang National Park in Nepal when a 7.8-magnitude earthquake hit feels "helpless" about the lack of information — and concerned there's not enough aid to go around because the devastation is so widespread. Faye Kennedy, 32, was in the middle of a nine-day hike, travelling …

  • The Catholic order, Canadian Jesuits International, is sending a private investigator to look into the background of Ernest Fenwick MacIntosh. MacIntosh is serving a seven-year jail term in Nepal for molesting a boy. He had also been accused of similar offences in India and Nova Scotia. Bob Martin of Port Hood says MacIntosh …

  • A man's body was found behind a home on a rural property in Tiny Township, Ont. this weekend, after firefighters were called to deal with a bush fire. The Ontario Provincial Police say that firefighters were called to respond to a bush fire on Saturday afternoon.

  • Little boy dies after fall from 17th floor window of Toronto building

    A young boy has died after plummeting from the window of a 17th-floor apartment at a northwest Toronto residential building on Sunday afternoon. The three-year-old child fell from a building located at 3 Hickory Tree Rd., in the Weston Road and Lawrence Avenue West area. Toronto police, who said that CPR was performed …

  • Nepalese-Quebecers anxiously await news after earthquake

    Muga Rajbhandari woke up at 3 a.m. Saturday to a text message telling him his home country had been hit by a massive earthquake. The Nepalese-Montrealer frantically tried contacting his brother near Mount Everest and his sister in Kathmandu. Rajbhandari said Quebec's Nepalese community of about 100 families is small and …

  • An Ottawa man described as displaying paranoid behaviour before disappearing in a jungle in the Dominican Republic for five nights was found alive Saturday after a long and unusual search. Patrick Brown, 37, was in a panic when he ran off into the countryside surrounding Guananico on Monday, his family told CBC News.  …

  • When Habs grinder Brandon Prust got into it with Ottawa Senators goaltender Craig Anderson at the end of game five Friday night at the Bell Centre, Ottawa coach Dave Cameron interpreted it as a sign of the Habs' frustration. Much has been made of the Habs' inability to score in the last three games of this series. Montreal …

  • A 23-year-old man died of neck and head injuries after being ejected during a single-vehicle crash near the intersection of Eagleson and Fallowfield roads early Sunday morning, according to Ottawa paramedics.

  • They're close to finishing a feature-length comedy, "The Bad Mother," that they hope plays on the comical side of the balancing act a family faces as both parents pursue their careers and raising kids. ​Kapoor teamed up with her friend and business partner, Hamilton-based David-James Fernandes, to self-finance the film, …

  • Carding suspended 'until further notice' by Bill Blair

    Bill Blair, the former police chief of Toronto, may not be retiring from public life just yet. Soon after finishing his tenure as the city's top cop, Blair has confirmed plans to try and dive into the world of politics. Blair is going to try and win the Liberal Party nomination in the riding of Scarborough Southwest. …

  • Royal Victoria patients moved into MUHC superhospital

    As part of a hospital move billed the "biggest in Canada," 154 patients were transferred Sunday from the historic Royal Victoria facility to Montreal's new superhospital. The move to the new McGill University Health Centre (MUHC) Glen site took several hours less than expected and involved fewer patients than originally …

  • City Council may put stop to opening prayer at meetings

    For almost four decades, nearly every Edmonton city council has started the same way: an opening prayer. The suggestion to drop the prayer comes in the wake of an April 15 ruling by the Supreme Court. In a unanimous decision, the court said the practice of starting municipal meetings in Saguenay, Quebec, with a Catholic …

  • Victoria's Michael Saunders will make his long-awaited debut for the Toronto Blue Jays in Tampa Bay on Saturday night. The 28-year-old outfielder will start in right field in place of the injured Jose Bautista and hit seventh in the batting order against Rays right-hander Erasmo Ramirez. At first, the Blue Jays feared …

  • The second phase in the evacuation of Kashechewan, Ont., is taking place today as between 600 and 700 residents are expected to leave the First Nations community for eastern Ontario, while a flood nears. Chief Derek Stephen has warned the dike there faces a "horrible risk" of collapse due to ice jams that are backing up …

  • The management of commuter trains will be entrusted to a new organization called le Réseau transport métropolitain (RTM), which will bring various regional transit authorities — CITs — under one banner. The RTM will also manage some aspects of the Montreal, Longueuil and Laval transit authorities, though those organizations …

  • Seventy-five years after Quebec women won the right to vote — a right opposed by some such as politician Henri Bourassa who once warned it would turn women into "veritable women-men" — the province has renamed its equality prize after suffrage movement leader Thérèse Casgrain. On April 25, 1940, Bill 18 was passed at Quebec's …

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