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June 2011

June 2011

- 25 years of CANADIENS magazine
- The Ultimate Cover Bracket
- Hal Gill

25 Years and Counting

The inaugural issue of CANADIENS magazine hit newsstands in September 1985. Now 167 issues later, we invite you to toast our silver anniversary with a look back at every cover we’ve produced in our first quarter-century.

Cover to Cover

While the story behind every edition is unique, certain issues in the first 25 years of CANADIENS magazine truly emerged to withstand the test of time. The cover subjects of those issues would be then first to tell you as much.

Sticking Together

In two short years, Hal Gill has gone from a part of the Canadiens’ blue line to the glue that binds it.

Blast from the Past

There’s perhaps no better team bonding activity than taking a trip together. That was certainly the case for former Habs tough guy Todd Ewen and his comrades who went to Russia in September 1990.

Future Watch

Being in the middle of your development only to have an injury cost you a complete season would be discouraging to say the least. Steve Quailer chose to look at the positives.

The Last Word: Maryse

The province of Quebec has long been synonymous with professional wrestling. The tradition is now being carried on by Laval’s own Maryse Ouellet, a model turned WWE Diva who has quickly made a name for herself in the squared circle. We caught up with the lifelong Habs fan to find out what life in sports entertainment is really like.

- Read the full interview HERE

On the Fly

Quick hits, insider chatter, and other random facts including:
-    Josh Gorges: Fly Guy
-    My playlist: Max Pacioretty
-    Dining out with Lars Eller
-    Behind Enemy Lines: Ian Laperriere on Mathieu Darche
-    My Hometown: Ryan White
-    David Desharnais’ Must List

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