#30 |Montreal Canadiens vs. New York Islanders| Mar 21 | 7 PM | L 5-2
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03-21-2013, 01:56 PM
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I was recently in the Tampa area and I caught a game between Montreal and Tampa. About 25% of the crowd were Montreal fans. The Canadians won the game, and I've never seen a more obnoxious group of fans. I find that Maple Leaf and Canadian fans and Canuck fans to a lesser degree have a certain arrogance about them, "hockey snobbery" I like to call it. That's why I take great joy in giving those teams a beating (of course not as much as beating the Rangers). I would not say it's a Canadian citizen thing, Ottawa, Edmonton and Calgary have great fans in my estimation. I'm not sure about Winnipeg yet.
So, I hope the Isles give the Habs a good old fashioned beatdown!
LETS GO ISLANDERS!!!
Judging by your comments, I'd say that Habs fans are the Yankees fans of the NHL?
I always chuckle when I see "Canadian" threads on the main board. Who really cares if a team is based in Canada or US? Is the difference b/t the two the first thing you think of? I guess if you are Canadian, you might...
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