The first victory Jan 5th 1910

The Montreal Canadiens won their first ever game on January 5th 1910.

The team skated with 7 players.
Jack Laviolette who captained, managed and coached the team.
Didier Pitre, Jos Cattarinich, Newsy Lalonde, Ed Décarie, Arthur Bernier and George Poulin.

The game was won against the Cobalt Silver Kings by a score of 7-6 in front of 3000 fans in the Jubilee Arena.

Although that was the first Montreal Canadiens victory it was not the team’s first official victory as the league had to restart their season.

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