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  • This Day In Sports History (March 17th) — Bell Centre

    This Day In Sports History (March 17th) — Bell Centre

    It was on this day in 1996 that the Montreal Canadiens played the first game in their new arena, the Molson Centre.  The Canadiens hosted the New York Rangers and beat them by a score of 4-2. The arena was named after Molson, Inc., a brewing company that owned the team at the time the […]

  • Jason MacDonald Suffers Nasty Leg Break At UFC 113 (GIF)

    Jason MacDonald Suffers Nasty Leg Break At UFC 113 (GIF)

    Saturday night’s UFC 113 at the Bell Centre in Montreal was supposed to be a coming out party for several Canadian fighters.  It turned out to be anything but that, with perhaps the biggest disappointment coming in the first fight between New Glasgow, Nova Scotia’s Jason MacDonald and American John Salter. With MacDonald fighting as […]

  • Bob Gainey Will Not Be Influenced By A Protest

    Bob Gainey Will Not Be Influenced By A Protest

    Total Pro Sports – The fans have spoken, but Bob Gainey is not about to listen to them. Montreal Canadiens supporters staged a protest yesterday outside the Bell Centre in hopes of convincing the teams General Manager to re-sign their beloved free agent winger Alexei Kovalev.  About 100 fans paraded around the building and chanted […]