Red Wings 12 Days of Hockeymas: 10 Hall of Famers on 2002 Stanley Cup Team

Scotty Bowman and Brett Hull of the Detroit Red Wings celebrate with the Stanley Cup

The “12 Days of Christmas” is a classic holiday song first published in its current form in 1908. In a nod to the classic carol, join The Hockey Writers as we count down …

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The Montreal Forum 1908-1996

the old montreal forum

The Old Forum in Montreal — Opening night, November 9, 1908, was a sensation and all 3,000 pairs of roller skates available for rental saw extensive use as thousands of Montrealers came to wander through, gawk at or try out the facilities at what was hyped in the press as “the largest, finest and most hygienic roller rink,” a decent establishment, “catering only to the highest classes of patronage.”