Game 193 – Maple Leafs 2, Canadiens 2

Game 193
Maple Leafs 2, Canadiens 2
Saturday, March 6, 1943
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Ontario

While the Detroit Red Wings were dusting off the Chicago Black Hawks Saturday night at the Detroit Olympia and increasing the playoff worries of Major Frederick McLaughlin’s hopefuls, the Toronto Leafs and Montréal Canadiens put on their “Snow Special” at Maple Leaf Gardens.
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Game 192 – Maple Leafs 4, Canadiens 2

Game 192
Maple Leafs 4, Canadiens 2
Sunday, February 28, 1943
Forum de Montréal, Montréal, Québec

The Toronto Maple Leafs wound up their scheduled National Hockey League visits to Montréal by outscoring the Canadiens 4-2 tonight, before a gathering of 11,880 paid admissions.
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Game 191 – Canadiens 2, Maple Leafs 0

Game 191
Canadiens 2, Maple Leafs 0
Sunday, January 17, 1943
Forum de Montréal, Montréal, Québec

Defenceman Butch Bouchard paced the Montréal Canadiens to a 2-0 shutout over the Toronto Maple Leafs in a rugged National Hockey League match here tonight, scoring both goals for Montréal and assisting dramatically in blocking attempts by the Leafs to reach the Canadiens’ net.
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Game 189 – Canadiens 4, Maple Leafs 4

Game 189
Canadiens 4, Maple Leafs 4
Sunday, January 3, 1943
Forum de Montréal, Montréal, Québec

The Montréal Canadiens took a peg from under the Toronto Maple Leafs tonight, when they battled the Queen City pucksters to a 4-4 draw before a capacity house, with the result that Toronto tied with Boston on top of the National Hockey League standings, while Montréal continued in a cellar deadlock with New York.
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Game 188 – Maple Leafs 6, Canadiens 3

Game 188
Maple Leafs 6, Canadiens 3
Saturday, January 2, 1943
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Ontario

Although the spirit was willing, the Montréal Canadiens couldn’t muster enough puck chasing finesse to deal effectively with the speed and passing attacked tossed at them by the Toronto Leafs at the Gardens Saturday night.
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Game 186 – Maple Leafs 9, Canadiens 1

Game 186
Maple Leafs 9, Canadiens 1
Saturday, December 5, 1942
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Ontario

Apparently inspired by football men who talked of a high scoring Canadian gridiron final, but failed to produce the predicted point orgy, the Toronto Maple Leafs went riding to a 9-1 decision over the Montréal Canadiens at the Gardens Saturday night.
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