The 1924 Stanley Cup Final saw the National Hockey League (NHL) champion Montreal Canadiens defeat the Western Canada Hockey League (WCHL) champion Calgary Tigers two games to none in the best-of-three game series. It was Montreal's fourth appearance in the Final and second championship.
Paths to the FinalEdit
As in 1922, the PCHA champion met the WCHL champion in a playoff, with the winner to meet the NHL champion in the Final. That series was held in Vancouver, Calgary and Winnipeg. The NHL champion would have to play the loser to advance to the Final. Montreal first played the Vancouver Maroons, defeating them 2–0 in a best-of-three to advance to the Final.
The first game was played in Montreal and the second game was played in Ottawa, to take advantage of the artificial ice.
A rookie forward named Howie Morenz scored a hat-trick in game one and a further goal in game two to lead the Canadiens.
|Game-by-game||Winning team||Score||Losing team||Location|
|1||March 22||Montreal Canadiens||6–1||Calgary Tigers||Mount Royal Arena|
|2||March 25||Montreal Canadiens||3–0||Calgary Tigers||Ottawa Auditorium|
|Canadiens win best-of-three series 2 games to 0|
Montreal Canadiens 1924 Stanley Cup ChampionsEdit
Players - Goal #1 - Georges Vezina, Defence #2 Spraque Cleghorn, #6 Ogilville "Oddie" Cleghorn, #3 Billy "Coutu" Coulter, Center - #7 Howard "Howie" Morez, #11 Billy Bell, #11 Joe Malone&, Wing - #4 Auriel Joliat, #5 Billy Boucher, #8 Bill Cameron, #10 Robert "Bobby" Boucher, #23 Charles Fortier&
Non-Players - Ed Delfour (Trainer), Louis Athanase David (Executive Director), Joseph Cattarinich (Owner/Vice President), Louis Letourneau (Owner/Director), Napolean Noval (Secretary), Leo Dandurand (Owner/President/Manager/Coach), Edouard St. Pere (Director), Harry Ellliot (Director), Cecil Hart (Director), Ferdinand Rinfeet (Director).
&-Name was left off the Stanley Cup.
Montreal Canadiens added a new ring and put 21 of 23 members names on the Stanley Cup. Every winning team since has engraved their members names on the Stanley Cup. There is not enough room for every team members to be included on the Stanley Cup each year. Montreal also included the team they defeated in the playoff Ottawa, Vancouver, Calgary Two Straight Game
Louis Letourneau name was misplet H.A. Letourneau. "H" should be an "L" The mistake was not corrected, but repeated on other to verision of 1924 Montreal Canadiens rings. On the 2nd verision of 1924 Montreal made in 1969. Bobby Boucher name was misplet Bobby Bocher missing a "U"
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- Podnieks, Andrew; Hockey Hall of Fame (2004). Lord Stanley's Cup. Triumph Books, 12, 57. ISBN 1–55168–261–3.
Stanley Cup Champions
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