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This Date in Habs History: May 25

May 25, 1978: The Canadiens beat the Boston Bruins 4-1 in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup final to win their third straight championship and the 21st in franchise history. Mario Tremblay scored what turned out to be the game-winning goal at 9:20 of the […]

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This Date in Habs History: May 24

May 24, 1956: The Chicago Blackhawks acquired Ken Mosdell, Eddie Mazur and Bud Macpherson from the Canadiens in exchange for $30,000. Despite Chicago’s purchase of the players, the Canadiens held

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Golden finish to season for Habs’ Gallagher

The Canadiens' Brendan Gallagher had a golden finish to what was an injury-plagued season for him as Team Canada beat Finland 2-0 Sunday in the championship game at the

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This Date in Habs History: May 23

May 23, 1978: Serge Savard had three assists in a 4-1 win over the Boston Bruins in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup final to take a 3-2

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This Date in Habs History: May 22

May 22, 1970: Canadiens general manager Sam Pollock traded 23-year-old rookie Ernie Hicke and Montreal's first-round pick at the 1970 NHL draft (Chris Oddleifson) to Oakland in exchange

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This Date in Habs History: May 21

May 21, 1979: The Canadiens beat the New York Rangers 4-1 in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup final to win the series 4-1 and earn their fourth straight

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John Scott becomes an actor in Hockey — The Musical

John Scott — who probably played his final NHL game last season with the Canadiens — made a celebrity cameo appearance Thursday night at The City Theatre in Detroit

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This Date in Habs History: May 20

May 20, 1983: Jacques Laperrière and Jacques Lemaire were named assistant coaches with the Canadiens under head coach Bob Berry and Jacques Plante was named goaltending coach.  May 20, 1986: The Canadiens

April 27, 1984 -Larry Robinson of The Montreal Canadiens./ Gazette Files ( City- Lynn Farrell request)

This Date in Habs History: May 19

May 19, 1979: Serge Savard scored at 7:25 of overtime for a 4-3 win over the New York Rangers in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup final at

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Canadiens’ Subban keeping busy during off-season

The Canadiens' P.K. Subban is keeping busy during the off-season. Subban, who grew up in Toronto and is a big basketball fan, was sitting courtside in Cleveland Tuesday night