Artturi Lehkonen netted the game-winner to offer Montreal a 3-2 win over the Vegas Golden Knights in Game 6. They await the winner of the New York Islanders and Tampa Bay Lightning who play their Game 7 on Friday night.
Artturi Lehkkonen cemented himself in Canadiens history with the OT winner
The Canadiens got in the playoffs as the least expensive seed but they are now 4 wins far from raising Lord Stanleys Cup.
Shea Weber got the scoring started for the Canadiens with an unassisted power play goal less than six minutes into the opening period. The lead was short-term, nevertheless, as Reilly Smith equated to the video game 48 seconds later for the Knights.
Cole Caufield scored the lone goal in the 2nd period to provide Montreal a 2-1 lead going into the 3rd duration however Alec Martinez snuck a puck past Carey Price to connect the game 68 seconds in. The game went to overtime but Lehkonen ensured fans didnt need to wait too much longer to get back to the elusive Stanley Cup Final
Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin had the best event to winning the Campbell Bowl, reaching the Stanley Cup Final
Turns out the Canadian Division may have been a little more competitive than some people … especially in the States … believed.
Canadiens should have it.Beat an exceptional VGK group.
On to the Stanley Cup Final!
— Bob Stauffer (@Bob_Stauffer) June 25, 2021.
NHL Twitter responds to Montreal Canadiens returning to Stanley Cup Final.
The Canadiens win the Clarence Campbell Bowl as Western Conference playoff champs for the very first time in their 103 year history.
— James Mirtle (@mirtle) June 25, 2021
The Montreal Canadiens are heading to their very first Stanley Cup Final because 1993.
What a run.
Ahead of the postseason, Caesars Sportsbook by William Hill noted the Habs at +3500 to win the Cup.https:// t.co/ lnvLwWZQay.
— Emily Kaplan (@emilymkaplan) June 25, 2021.
Les Canadiens. On se voit en finale de la Coupe Stanley!!! #polmtl.
— Valérie Plante (@Val_Plante) June 25, 2021.
For a bit of point of view on simply for how long its been considering that the Canadiens have made the Cup Final, consider what the big films were at package workplace that year.
Bonjour, Montreal …
— The Stanley Cup (@StanleyCup) June 25, 2021.
Montreal Canadiens fans react after an objective scored by Montreal Canadiens defenseman Shea Weber (not pictured) throughout the first duration in game 6 of the 2021 Stanley Cup Semifinals against the Vegas Golden Knights at the Bell Centre. Compulsory Credit: Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports
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For the very first time given that 1993, the Montreal Canadiens remain in the Stanley Cup Final.
It took 1:39 into overtime to end a 28-year drought for the Montreal Canadiens making the Stanley Cup Final.
2 motion pictures debuted in the weeks after the Montreal Canadiens last appeared in a Stanley Cup Final game:.
Jurassic Park and Sleepless in Seattle.
— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) June 25, 2021.
When the Vancouver Canucks made it, Montreal is the very first Canadian team to make the Final considering that 2011. They seek to become the first string from Canada to win the Stanley Cup since Patrick Roy, Vincent Damphousse, Kirk Muller and Brian Bellows raised the Cup in 1993.
Céline. Le Cirque du Soleil. Les Canadiens. Trois icônes qui dominent Vegas. On se voit en finale de la Coupe Stanley!!! #polmtl.