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The Real Meaning of the "H" in the Canadiens Logo


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#1 Commandant

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Posted 10 October 2012 - 09:53 AM

Mike took a look at this question today, and the myth that many fans believe.


http://lastwordonspo...ally-stand-for/

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#2 bbp

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Posted 10 October 2012 - 01:46 PM

Mike took a look at this question today, and the myth that many fans believe.


http://lastwordonspo...ally-stand-for/


Oh americans :P
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#3 Machine of Loving Grace

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Posted 10 October 2012 - 01:49 PM

Oh americans :P


Lots of people still get it wrong. Mostly non Habs fans but I find a lot of older fans get it wrong as well. I once got into a debate about it with a 60 year old.
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Posted 10 October 2012 - 03:23 PM

Lots of people still get it wrong. Mostly non Habs fans but I find a lot of older fans get it wrong as well. I once got into a debate about it with a 60 year old.


Pretty much any hockey fan that I know knows the proper meaning.... but that's more my doing than anything else. :)
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#5 Machine of Loving Grace

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Posted 10 October 2012 - 04:17 PM

Pretty much any hockey fan that I know knows the proper meaning.... but that's more my doing than anything else. :)


Haha oh same here. I don't let people get away with mixing it up.
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Posted 10 October 2012 - 04:21 PM

Lots of people still get it wrong. Mostly non Habs fans but I find a lot of older fans get it wrong as well. I once got into a debate about it with a 60 year old.


I was more making reference to the NY gm who started it haha
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Posted 11 October 2012 - 02:12 AM

The H in :habslogo: may be for "Hockey", but the H in HW's logo is for "Habs" :nuts:
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Posted 14 October 2012 - 07:39 PM

All this time I thought it was Hice
like
C= centre
H+ Hice
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Posted 15 November 2012 - 12:45 AM

Hice isn't francais for "ice"??

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