Wednesday, May 19, 2021

Quiz: How well do you know the history of the Maple Leafs-Canadiens rivalry?

The Maple Leafs and Canadiens will finally meet in a playoff series for the first time in over four decades, renewing one of the NHL’s great rivalries. This will be the 14th playoff meeting between the two teams since Toronto’s team became the Maple Leafs in 1927.

The history between the two teams is one filled with epic feats, legendary players and enduring championships. It’s also had its fair share of bad trades, regrettable quotes and weird moments. Today, let’s celebrate all of that with a 20-question quiz that will test your knowledge of the rivalry.

Take the quiz below, and then scroll down to check your results and let us know how you did in the comments.

0 – 4 right: Harold Ballard thinks you may need to up your commitment to success.

5 – 8 right: Much like NHL teams, you think these questions would have been easier when there were only six.

9 – 12 right: You were mediocre, but don’t worry, you can still be on Hockey Night in Canada every Saturday.

13 – 16 right: Congratulations, you get a half-hour pregame ceremony before the next game.

17 – 20 right: You’re old.

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