Game 329 – Maple Leafs 3, Canadiens 1

Game 329
Maple Leafs 3, Canadiens 1
Wednesday, March 17, 1954
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, ON

The Maple Leafs lowered the boom on the Montréal Canadiens last night, then stepped over it and into the NHL’s second place on a 3-1 decision.
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Game 328 – Maple Leafs 3, Canadiens 0

Game 328
Maple Leafs 3, Canadiens 0
Thursday, March 11, 1954
Forum de Montréal, Montréal, QC

Harry Lumley set a Maple Leaf record for goalkeepers tonight, and Jimmy Thomson scored his first goal in three seasons, as Toronto handed the Montréal Canadiens a 3-0 setback in front of 14,516 Forum customers.
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Game 326 – Maple Leafs 2, Canadiens 2

Game 326
Maple Leafs 2, Canadiens 2
Saturday, February 13, 1954
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, ON

Sabotaged for the second time this season by a first year rule, the Maple Leafs were forced to accept a 2-2 division of points with the Montréal Canadiens at the Gardens Saturday night, after fondling a 2-0 lead into the final 15 minutes.
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Game 323 – Canadiens 7, Maple Leafs 3

Game 323
Canadiens 7, Maple Leafs 3
Thursday, January 7, 1954
Forum de Montréal, Montréal, QC

The fabulous “Rocket” Richard hit for the hat trick tonight amid a 7-3 smashing of the Maple Leafs by the suddenly dazzling Montréal Canadiens.

“Boom Boom” Geoffrion added another two goals in the worst Leaf defeat of the NHL season that continued their winless jinx on Montréal ice.
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Game 320 – Canadiens 5, Maple Leafs 1

Game 320
Canadiens 5, Maple Leafs 1
Thursday, December 3, 1953
Forum de Montréal, Montréal, QC

Tagged by coach Dick Irvin as “a nothing team” ripped apart by injuries, the Montréal Canadiens humiliated the crippled Maple Leafs with a 5-1 licking tonight. It was Toronto’s worst beating of the NHL season, and it came before 14,443 partisan fans who couldn’t have enjoyed the carnage more.
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