Montreal Canadiens Uniform History

montreal canadiens uniform history

History Of Montreal Canadiens Franchise

The Montreal Canadiens were on 4 December, founded in 1909 by J. Ambrose O'Brien as a member of the National Hockey Association (NHA). The NHA was the forerunner of the National Hockey League (NHL). The team was the team of the Francophone community in Montreal and was at the French-speaking players and there are be obsessed with French-speaking property.

The Montreal Canadiens had a horrible first season, and put it dead last in the club. After the first year of ownership was taken over George Kennedy, of Montreal and the team began the implementation of a lot better in the coming seasons. The team won its first Stanley Cup championship in the 1915-1916 season. A year on, to form the Canadiens with four other teams in the NHL. The Montreal Canadiens won their first NHL Stanley Cup in the 1923-1924 season and the team was led by Howie Morenz. The team moved to Montreal Forum for the 1926-1927 season.

The team started 1930 with success by winning the Stanley Cup in 1930 and 1931st to win after all these years, the club started on the ice and fall with the economy at the time. The financial losses grew to the point where the team owners were thinking about selling the team to Cleveland, Ohio investors. As these discussions were going on, local investors were found, which hold the end of the team in Montreal. At the same time ended up shutting down the Montreal Maroons and many of these players, the Canadiens team.

The Canadiens had a few golden years in the 1940s under the leadership of Maurice "Rocket" Richard, Toe Blake and Elmer Lach. From 1952 to 1950 the team won six Stanley Cups, including five that she won as a result of 1956 to 1960. These years had a large amount of stars that included Jean BĂ©liveau, Dickie Moore, Doug Harvey, Bernie "Boom Boom" Geoffrion, Jacques Plante and Henri.

From 1965 to 1979, the Canadiens have more championships ten. They also had four straight cups from 1976 to 1979. This team is also a record in 1976 for the least losing losses of only eight games in 80 games of the season. The 70's some amazing stars, which include: Guy Lafleur, Yvan Cournoyer, Ken Dryden, Pete Mahovlich, Steve Shutt, Bob Gainey, Serge Savard, Guy Lapointe brought, and Larry Robinson. Scotty Bowman was the coach and later an NHL record for most victories by a coach.

Another Stanley Cup was won in 1986, the Rookie of the star goalkeeper Patrick Roy. She also won in 1993, a cup, their stripes at least one championship win in every decade continued since 1910. In 1996, ceased to play the team in the Montreal Forum and is now playing at the Bell Centre.

Recently, 29 December 2008, the Canadiens lost the Florida Panthers in the first team will be reached in NHL history to more than 3,000 victories. The team also attracted more uniform numbers before hosting the 2009 NHL All-Star Game. In addition, the NHL Entry Draft held 2009th

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