All she wants is one last Stanley Cup

The Gazette’s Jason Magder has a nice piece in Friday’s paper about a Toronto area grandmother who is stricken with inoperable liver cancer and the one thing she wants to see while she is still is a 25th Stanley Cup for the Canadiens.

Maria Sousa has supported the Canadiens since she emigrated to Toronto from Portugal 48 years ago and has raised three generations of Habs fans. They all got together in Toronto on Thursday to watch the Habs beat the Bruins.

The Canadiens have promised to send her a card signed by captain Saku Koivu, a cancer survivor himself, to try and raise Sousa’s spirits.

Read the full article here. 


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