Game 301 – Canadiens 3, Maple Leafs 0

Game 301
Canadiens 3, Maple Leafs 0
Wednesday, March 19, 1952
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, ON

Stanley Cup hockey was flowing off the Montréal bench at Maple Leaf Gardens last night, and it showed clearly in a glittering 3-0 decision the Habitants posted over the Maple Leafs.
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Game 300 – Canadiens 3, Maple Leafs 1

Game 300
Canadiens 3, Maple Leafs 1
Thursday, March 13, 1952
Forum de Montréal, Montréal, QC

The Ides of March came a couple of days early for the Maple Leafs, but they can spend the extra time fitting themselves mentally for first round Stanley Cup jousting with the Detroit Red Wings.
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Game 298 – Canadiens 3, Maple Leafs 1

Game 298
Canadiens 3, Maple Leafs 1
Thursday, February 14, 1952
Forum de Montréal, Montréal, QC

Three Montréal candidates for the Calder Trophy didn’t lose a vote in the Forum tonight as they each fired a scoring shot, as the Canadiens subdued the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-1 in a game that left the Montréalers only one point behind their second place victims.
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Game 297 – Maple Leafs 3, Canadiens 2

Game 297
Maple Leafs 3, Canadiens 2
Saturday, February 9, 1952
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, ON

When that Florida commuting hockey oracle, Conn Smythe, laid down the articles on rookie procedure some time ago, he stressed the fact that it was quite easy to select the pure quill from the run of the mill. “The real thing,” orated the oracle, “will do something big in his first game. He will make a key play, he will save a sure goal, or he may even score a winning goal.”
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Game 296 – Canadiens 4, Maple Leafs 2

Game 296
Canadiens 4, Maple Leafs 2
Wednesday, January 23, 1952
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, ON

The “Rocket”-less Montréal Canadiens fired a youth-charged burst of goals Torontoward to defeat the Maple Leafs 4-2 before 13,329 fans at Maple Leaf Gardens last night. It was the fifth win for the Habs in the last six games between the two teams.
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Game 295 – Canadiens 2, Maple Leafs 2

Game 295
Canadiens 2, Maple Leafs 2
Thursday, January 17, 1952
Forum de Montréal, Montréal, QC

Dick Irvin, who was badly mauled in a recent battle of words with Frank Boucher, got up off the floor to level another Kitty-Bar-the-Door blast at the Toronto Maple Leafs today. He may have a little trouble making the charge stick after tonight’s 2-2 tie between the Leafs and Canadiens.
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Game 293 – Canadiens 3, Maple Leafs 2

Game 293
Canadiens 3, Maple Leafs 2
Wednesday, December 26, 1951
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, ON

Appearing slightly overstuffed, the Maple Leafs scrambled through one of their poorer efforts last night and dropped a 3-2 nod to “The Rocket”-less, rebuilding Montréal Canadiens.

The Gardens game, sometimes rugged and sometimes dull, had plenty more rule infractions than suggested by the only two penalties imposed.
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Game 290 – Maple Leafs 4, Canadiens 2

Game 290
Maple Leafs 4, Canadiens 2
Saturday, November 24, 1951
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, ON

Those colourful Westerners aren’t toting the Grey Cup on the long ride home, but they’re fairly certain to be carrying some good words for big time hockey.

There were scores of the big-hatted ones among the season’s largest crowd – 14,580 – at Maple Leaf Gardens Saturday night, and most stared wide-eyed as the Leafs bounced both a hometown jinx and the Montréal Canadiens on a 4-2 decision.
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Game 289 – Maple Leafs 4, Canadiens 2

Game 289
Maple Leafs 4, Canadiens 2
Thursday, November 1, 1951
Forum de Montréal, Montréal, QC

The slow burning fuse that was ignited at Maple Leaf Gardens 24 hours earlier reached the gunpowder chamber tonight.

The explosion left in the rubble a few items like a 4-2 win for Toronto over Montréal, game misconducts and automatic $50 fines to “Rocket” Richard and Fern Flaman, and assorted other majors for inflicting wounds on assorted bodies.
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