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Montreal Canadiens Season Preview

The Montreal Canadiens made a run of dreams last season, making the playoffs as the fourth team out of the North Division. They started by taking out the top-seeded Toronto Maple Leafs in seven games, then they swept the Winnipeg Jets in the second round.

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Montreal Canadiens Defense Taking Shape Ahead of 2020-21 Season

When the 2019-2090 National Hockey League regular season was brought to an abrupt halt due to COVID-19, the Montreal Canadiens had a 31-31-9 record through 71 games. After the commissioner’s office in conjunction with the player’s association (PA) adopted an expanded postseason format in the summer, the Canadiens were given a second wind. The Habs rallied and pulled off an improbable upset defeating the Pittsburgh Penguins in the qualification round in four games (3-1) officially advancing to the Stanley Cup Playoffs before losing in six games to the Philadelphia Flyers.

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