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Centre Bell

  • 1260 av. des Canadiens-de-Montréal Map It
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Updated 07/17/2014

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The Montréal Canadiens haven't won the Stanley Cup since 1993, and most of the team's fans can't remember the golden 1960s and '70s, when Les Glorieux virtually owned the trophy. The superstitious blame the team's fallen fortunes on its 1996 move from the hallowed Forum to the brown-brick Centre Bell arena. Still, Montréal is a hockey-mad city and the Habs, as locals call the team, are still demigods here, there are even university courses based on this superstar

team. (When they celebrated their 100th season in 2009–10, the city changed the name of the strip of rue de la Gauchetière in front of the Centre Bell to Avenue des Canadiens-de-Montréal.)

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1260 av. des Canadiens-de-Montréal, Montréal, Québec, H4B 5G0, Canada

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877-668–8269; 514-790–2525-for hockey tickets; 800-663–6786; 514-932–2582-for other events

Updated 07/17/2014


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