MONTREAL -- December 4 is just around the corner and the Canadiens are gearing up to celebrate their 100th birthday, becoming the first team in the NHL to reach that milestone. The time has come to honor the great legends, coaches and GMs who have helped create the team’s history over the past century and we need your help. We want to hear what you think the greatest games, goals and moments of all time have been.
Have you always thought Ken Dryden had the best goalie mask ever? That the toughest defenseman to ever lace them up was Emile Bouchard? That the greatest Habs draft pick of all time was Guy Lafleur? Now it’s your turn to speak up and give us your take on the Habs.
“The Voice of the Fans: Centennial Edition
” will give you the chance to decide who are the greatest players to ever wear the CH. Over the course of the next six weeks you will be in charge of determining the best of the best. Through a simple ranking system, you will be able to create your very own classifying of players across a variety of categories which will be released in the coming weeks. In the end, you will be building your own series of Top 10 lists. Each week, three new categories will be revealed with themes varying from the best centerman and goalie in Habs history, to the all-time toughest enforcer!
All votes will be tabulated and then revealed when the Canadiens celebrate their 100th birthday on December 4.
Now, it’s just up to you to vote for your favorite players! Vote now!