Game 640 – Canadiens 3, Maple Leafs 2

Game 640
Canadiens 3, Maple Leafs 2
Saturday, April 17, 1999
Centre Molson, Montréal, Québec

Sergei Berezin does not chew tobacco. Considering the health risks involved, this is a good thing.
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Game 638 – Maple Leafs 3, Canadiens 2 (OT)

Game 638
Maple Leafs 3, Canadiens 2 (OT)
Saturday, February 20, 1999
Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario

New building; familiar hero.

On a night in which choppy ice, an oddly disconnected crowd and a continuing Maple Leafs lethargy threatened to ruin the opening of the Air Canada Centre, it was veteran Steve Thomas who salvaged what could have been a disheartening and unsteady step into history for Toronto.
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Preseason Game 38 – Maple Leafs 4, Canadiens 3 (OT)

Preseason Game 38
Maple Leafs 4, Canadiens 3 (OT)
Wednesday, September 30, 1998
Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Ontario

Instead of a revival of hockey’s greatest rivalry, last night’s tilt between the Leafs and Canadiens was like a visit to a discount department store.

It was mostly about seconds.
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