The biggest rivalry in hockey will add its 34th chapter when the Montreal Canadiens and Boston Bruins faceoff Thursday night. No two teams have played each other more in the playoffs ever (174 games) and Montreal has won seven Cups against Boston.
The 2014 addition of this rivalry is sure to be just as exciting. Both teams have top goalies in Carey Price and Tuukka Rask. Both teams have premiere defencemen such as PK Subban and Zdeno Chara. And both teams are deep in all positions with players like Max Pacioretty and Patrice Bergeron who can play on both sides of the puck.
There have been a lot of historic playoff moments between these two teams, but this article is going to shine some light on three of them. Specifically, below are quick glimpses at three of Montreal’s most memorable performances against the Bruins. Starting in 1952 with Maurice “Rocket” Richard.
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