And when they lost a pair away from home, the headline writers said "Eagles drop two on the road"
Our thanks to Daniel Smajovits of the Canadiens communications department, who sends along this fabulous statistic:
Just how have the Canadiens fared over the years against teams with an animal in their nickname or logo?
They’re freaking unbeaten against the St. Louis Eagles, that’s how! Full details sleuthed out by Daniel appear below:
Habs vs. animals over the decades: