Jacques Plante, Montreal Canadiens

Jacques Plante in the Montreal Canadiens net. He looks so small but stood so tall. A true legend of the Habs glory years.

Vintage pond hockey #hockey

Before they were renamed the Red Wings, Detroit's NHL team was named the Cougars (from Victoria) and briefly the Falcons. Cougars / Falcons / Red Wings all wore the red & white team colors.

Bobby Hull, Chicago Blackhawks and Gump Worsley, Montreal Canadiens

Many hockey purists will argue that the glory days of hockey existed between 1942 and a period that was named the “Golden Era” of hoc.

Ken Dryden, Montreal Canadiens

“This night Ken Dryden, en route to Cup & Conn Smythe, saves 56 in Game 1 SC Final L vs

Montreal Canadiens vs. Boston Bruins, Montreal Forum, 1955

Canadiens goalie Jacques Plante gets ready to make a save during a Nov. 1955 game between the Canadiens and Bruins. HACKEL: Why players’ contract rights are key to lockout

Ken Dryden, Montreal Canadiens

Canadiens goalie Ken Dryden and teammate Brian Engblom defend the net against the Maple Leafs' Walt McKechnie during a game in