Interesting Questions, Facts and Information
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Interesting Questions, Facts, and Information
|This Canadiens goaltender was the first Canadien to wear a fiberglass face mask in the early '60s. Who is he?||Montreal Canadiens
Saku Koivu. Reg Dunlop is from the movie Slap Shot played by Paul Newman. Thought I would throw his name in there for fun.
|Which team did the Canadiens play against in the 1986 Stanley Cup final?||Montreal Canadiens
|How many overtime victories did the Canadiens manage during the 1993 playoffs?||Montreal Canadiens
|Which two teams did the Montreal Canadiens play in the Stanley Cup final the last two times they made it there, in the 20th century?||Montreal Canadiens
Calgary Flames and L.A. Kings. Lost to the Flames in 1989, 4 games to 2 and defeated the Kings in 1993.
Once. The Habs missed the playoffs from 1919-1920 through 1921-22. They repeated this in the 21st century.
1996. They moved into their new home in March of 1996.
Steve Shutt. Schutt scored 60 goals. Guy was runner-up for the team with 56.
1,256. Indeed, that is a Hab record that may never be broken.
Norris. The NHL did away with names in 1994-95, opting instead for geographical descriptions.
Los Angeles Kings. The Kings defeated the Leafs in 7 games in the semi-finals.
Maurice Richard. Maurice Richard's career has a head coach was much less prolific than his career as a player. He coached the first two games and then resigned. He was replaced by Maurice Filion.
|Which assistant coach for the Boston Bruins in the 2000-2001 season won a Stanley Cup in Montreal both as a player in the 1960s and 1970s and as an assistant coach in 1986 and 1993?||Montreal Canadiens Playoff Hockey
Jacques Laperriere. Larry Robinson, Jacques Lemaire and Bob Gainey were never assistant coaches for the Montreal Canadiens.
|This former Montreal Canadiens was the analyst for the French-Canadian television broadcast team (CBC) when his team last won the Stanley cup in 1986. He did not play a single game in that year's playoff but still received the traditionnal Stanley Cup ring. Who is this player?||Montreal Canadiens Playoff Hockey
Mario Tremblay. Mario is now assistant coach with the Minnesota franchise.
|Here is a player who doesn't waste any time. He holds the record for the fastest goal from start of the game in a playoff match for the Montreal Canadiens. Who is he?||Montreal Canadiens Playoff Hockey
Bob Gainey. On May 5th, 1977, Bob Gainey scored a goal only 7 seconds into the game in the 6th game of the semi-final match against the New York Islanders.
|Only two players in the Montreal Canadiens history have ever scored 6 points in a single playoff game. Guy Lafleur did it in 1977. Who was the first to achieve that mark? (Hint : he did it in 1954)||Montreal Canadiens Playoff Hockey
Dickie Moore. On March 25th, 1954 Dickie Moore scored two goals and four assists in the semi-final game against the Boston Bruins. Montreal won that game 8-1.
Henri Richard. Henri, also known as the 'Pocket Rocket', played 18 years in the playoffs from 1955 to 1975. The Canadiens missed the playoffs only two times during that period.
24. Montreal last won the Stanley Cup in 1993.
Maurice Richard. Maurice Richard has scored 3 goals in one game on 7 occasions in the playoffs.
Chris Nilan. Nilan leads the pack with 422 career penalty minutes.
True . Yes indeed! Henri has a total of 129 playoff points whereas Maurice has 126 playoff points.