April 18, 2013

Great Moments In Hockey History: Closing The Montreal Forum

On March 11th, 1996 the Montreal Canadiens closed the Montreal Forum. All the living legends were invited to take part in a pre-game ceremony that few who witnessed it will ever forget.

The highlight of the night was undoubtedly the introduction of Maurice "Rocket" Richard and the tremendous ovation he received:

Here's some more video of that memorable night:

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