Game 616 – Canadiens 4, Maple Leafs 3

Game 616
Canadiens 4, Maple Leafs 3
Saturday, January 21, 1989
Forum de Montréal, Montréal, Québec

“They didn’t beat us, we beat ourselves.” “The referee beat us.”

Players often utter such cliches after their team loses.
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Game 615 – Canadiens 5, Maple Leafs 3

Game 615
Canadiens 5, Maple Leafs 3
Saturday, January 14, 1989
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Ontario

Invariably, the judgment will be that finesse won over muscle.

Russ Courtnall 2, John Kordic 0.
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