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Signed as a free agent by Montreal, January 23, 1919.
Claimed by Montreal from Mtl. Wanderers in Dispersal Draft, January 4, 1918.
A native of Papineau, QC, Louis Berlinquette played his first four games in a [...]
Hailing from Saint-Étienne, Quebec, Edmond Bouchard signed a contract with the [...]
One of four hockey-playing brothers who made it to the NHL in the league’s [...]
Born in Lachute, Quebec, David Campbell signed a contract with the Canadiens on [...]
Unlike brother Spraque, who enjoyed adding fuel to the fire, Odie Cleghorn [...]
Notoriously impulsive, Sprague Cleghorn was despised by opponents but truly [...]
A 5-foot-11, 200-pounder from Penetanguishene, ON, Albert “Bert” Corbeau [...]
The mere presence of Billy Coutu deterred opponents from taking liberties with [...]
Right-winger and Norwood, Ontario native Fred Doherty signed with the Montreal [...]
A rugged right-handed defenseman, "Bad Joe" Hall earned his nickname from his [...]
A member of the first-ever Canadiens’ squad, Newsy Lalonde was the team’s [...]
The Canadiens’ first captain, coach and general Manager, Jack Laviolette left [...]
One of the first pure goal-scorers in league history, Joe Malone held the [...]
He was the first American-born player to ever wear a Canadiens jersey.
Originally from Rockland, Ontario, Évariste Payer signed his first contract [...]
One of the first players to ever don a Canadiens jersey, right winger Didier [...]
Originally from Montreal, Quebec, defenseman David Ritchie came to the [...]
Hailing from Saint-Lambert, Quebec, defenseman Philip Stevens signed a contract [...]