50 years of Aislin: Quebec politics and Habs worship made for an unforgettable protest
In 2003, Gazette sports writer Red Fisher chose his all-time Habs all-stars: Maurice Richard, Jean Béliveau, Dickie Moore, Doug Harvey, Jacques Plante and Larry Robinson. It must have been a difficult chore for Red, having to decide whom to leave out.
Today in sports history
1951 13th NCAA men's basketball championship: Kentucky beats Kansas 68-58. 1962 Jacques Plante ties record winning his 6th NHL Vezina trophy. 1971 33rd NCAA men's basketball championship: UCLA beats Villanova 68-62. UCLA wins 5th consecutive ...
Music has notable effect on goalies
Monnich asks his goalies about any creative activities outside hockey, pointing to how Hall of Famer Jacques Plante knitted and painted portraits. One pro told Monnich that he was already good with a pottery wheel but also picked up the guitar to ...
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MONTREAL (AP) - Patrick Kane had a goal and two assists and Corey Crawford made 40 saves and the Chicago Blackhawks defeated the Montreal Canadiens 4-2 on Tuesday night. Johnny Oduya, Artemi Panarin and Jonathan Toews, into the empty net, ...