Toronto Maple Leafs at Montréal Canadiens Game Recap – 03/03/2012

The Randy Carlyle Era got off to a good start Saturday night. The Dallas Stars took a victory in Montreal a couple of weeks ago and turned it into a run that has them in the driver’s seat for a playoff spot in the West. Hopefully the Leafs can do the same in the East.

 

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How ’bout them Leafs!

Toronto-Dallas Logo Mash-up

 

We Maple Leafs fans are a sad, beaten-down, dejected… yet somehow optimistic bunch.

That being said… this is what the other Original Six teams have done since our last glorious moment hoisting the holy grail.

Stanley Cup Wins by Original Six Teams Since 1967:

Montreal Canadiens – 10

Detroit Red Wings – 4

Boston Bruins – 3

Chicago Blackhawks – 1

New York Rangers – 1

With the Bruins winning again yesterday, Leaf fans everywhere start rationalizing an insatiable need for the Cup to come home to the GTA “this season”. Yes, the team has improved, but, to borrow a phrase we frequently use in Texas,  let’s all hold our horses.

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