MONTREAL, QC — Few phrases in Montreal Canadiens lore provoke more emotion or revive more memories than “The Forum“. Once called “the most storied building in hockey history” by Sporting News, the arena was home to nearly 18,000 Habs fans between 1924-1996.
Today that iconic structure on Cabot Square no longer echoes with the sounds of skates, sticks, pucks, and cheers amid Stanley Cup-winning excitement. However, Habs fans have found new ways to keep making their voices heard.
With this in mind, Rocket Sports Media is proud to bring you a new video column, Habs Fan Forum. The weekly video series is hosted by contributor Ben Dankiw. Each week he’ll take you on a journey to recap the highs and lows of the Habs from a fan’s perspective. So buckle up, it’s always a wild ride!
On this week’s episode, Ben reflects on the best feautres of the Montreal Canadiens’ playoff run. Their swagger, the team culture, and their toughness took center stage and provided so many moments for Habs fans to celebrate. Ben takes you on a feel-good trip down memory lane with his Top Five Playoff Highlights!
He admits it was tough to narrow this list down, but is excited to share them with you. Share YOUR favourite memories from Montreal’s magical postseason in the comment section below!