Tag Archives: Montreal Canadiens

  • Clueless Canadiens Fan Snatches Souvenir Stick from Kid (Video)

    Clueless Canadiens Fan Snatches Souvenir Stick from Kid (Video)

    Here’s a pro tip all you sports fans need to store away in your memory banks for your next trip to the ballpark, stadium, or arena: when athletes give souvenirs away—foul balls, broken sticks, wrist bands, or whatever—99% of the time they are trying to give them to a kid, and the other 1% of […]

  • Montreal Canadiens Unveil Crazy New Intro Video

    Montreal Canadiens Unveil Crazy New Intro Video

    The Montreal Canadiens are like the sitcom shows of hockey—every game begins with a lengthy video presentation that regales viewers on the team’s history. But during the Canadiens’ first home playoff game against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday night, they took the form of “pre-hockey intro videos” to a new and exciting level. The […]

  • Dog Watches Red Wings-Canadiens Game at Joe Louis Arena (Photo)

    Dog Watches Red Wings-Canadiens Game at Joe Louis Arena (Photo)

    You see all kinds of people at hockey games: glass-bangers, fight-starters, the occasional smartass. But it’s pretty rare that you see a dog, especially one who seems as fixated on the game as the one in the above photo. Judging from the photo, the dog also appears to have some pretty good seats, which might be […]

  • Habs Fan Pays For Banging on the Glass (Video)

    Habs Fan Pays For Banging on the Glass (Video)

    When people refer to hockey as a “full-contact sport,” they generally don’t mean spectators, but one fan watching Thursday’s game between the Montreal Canadiens and Columbus Blue Jackets became an unwitting exception to that rule. To be fair, the fan was pressed up against the glass and banging their hands against it, which is kind […]

  • 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 […]