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Which Montreal Canadien Wore It Best?

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We already know who wore #10 best

There were 16 players to wear number 10 for the Montreal Canadiens before it was retired in honour of Le Démon Blond, but no one is fit to carry a contest against him for the best ever.

Also to wear #10: Bobby Boucher, Dave Campbell, Bill Collins, Jack Fournier, Jim Haggerty, Tim Harris, Paul Haynes, Fern Headley, Bert Hunt, Tim Johnson, Steve Malone, Bud O'Connor, Evariste Payer, John Ouilty, and Marc Reaume.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #11

The number 11 has been worn by twenty seven players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only three make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #11: Joe Benoit, Henry Cameron, Billy Cameron, Ted Campeau, Dave Creighton, Fred Doherty, Gord Fraser, Ray Getliffe, Scott Gomez, Bob Gracie, Hyacinthe Guevermont, Wayne Hicks, Roland Lafleur, Doug Lewis, Joe Maltais, Jack McDonald, Harold McNamara, Reg Noble, George Pargeter, George Patterson, Jules Rochon, Bob Turner, Ryan Walter, and Cully Wilson.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #12

The number 12 has been worn by thirty one players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #12: Keith Acton, Marcel Beliveau, Serge Boisvert, Arthur Brooks, Murph Chamberlain, Jack Coughlin, Gerry Couture, Gordie Drillon, Clayton Frechette, Perry Ganchar, Len Grosvener, Red Heron, Bill Holmes, Rene Joliat, Mike Keane, Eddie Lowery, Dave Major, Emile Marchildon, Joe Matte, Bert McCaffrey, Bob McCulley, John McKinnon, Sid McNabney, Dunc Munro, Dave Ritchie, Erskine Ronan, Per Rundqvist, Phil Stevens, and Grant Warwick.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #13

The number 13 has been worn by four players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #13: Lorenzo Bertrand and Edmond Bouchard

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #14

The number 14 has been worn by twenty two players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only three make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #14: Radek Bonk, Fred Burchell, Gerry Carson, Andre Corriveau, Eddie Emberg, Johnny Gagnon, Kevin Haller, Rosario Joannette, Ernie Laforce, Trevor Linden, Paul Masnick, Mark Pederson, Gordie Poirier, Billy Reay, Paul Ronty, Terry Ryan, Harry Scott, Vladimir Vujtek, and Phil Watson.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #15

The number 15 has been worn by thirty four players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only three make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #15: John Adams, George Allen, Ronald Andruff, Andrew Cassels, Wayne Connelly, Bunny Dame, Joffre Desilets, Paul DiPietro, John Doran, Eddie Dorofroy, Bob Fillion, Jean-Guy Gendron, Sam Godin, Glenn Goldup, Leo Gravelle, Jeff Halpern, Eric Houde, Darren Langdon, Claude Larose, Gaston Leroux, John Mahaffy, Ab McDonald, Irv McGibbon, Bill Meronek, Glen Metropolit, Petteri Nokelainen, Gus Rivers, Earl Robinson, Bobby Rousseau, Sergei Samsonov, and Dainius Zubrus.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #16

The number 16 has been worn by nine players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #16: Art Giroux, Red Goupille, Adelarde Lafrance, Art Lesieur, Walt McCartney, Jean Pusie, and Dessie Smith.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #17

The number 17 has been worn by twenty nine players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #17: Art Alexander, Jim Bartlett, Gerry Blaine, Rene Bourque, Dustin Boyd, Benoit Brunet, Chris Campoli, Bob Dawes, Paul Gauthier, Lucien Grenier, Hugo Harrington, Larry Hillman, Mark Lamb, Charlie Langois, Rod Langway, Georges Laraque, Russ Lowe, Craig Ludwig, Fern Majeau, John McCormack, Ken Reardon, Phil Roberto, Rolland Rossignol, Bill Summerhill, Nils Tremblay, Jason Ward, and Murray Wilson.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #18

The number 18 has been worn by eighteen players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #18: Marcel Bonin, George Brown, Jeffrey Brubaker, Irv Frew, Tony Graboski, John Hanna, Tom Kurvers, Ken Mosdell, Jim O'Neil, Armand Raymond, William Root, Alex Smart, Stuart Smith, Connie Tudin, Jimmy Ward, and Bryan Watson.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #19

The number 19 has been worn by fifteen players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #19: Jean Bourcier, Tony Demers, Lou Fontinato, Bob Frampton, Fernand Gauthier, Terrance Harper, Burt Hirschfeld, Vern Kaiser, Albert Langlois, Bill Miller, Jimmy Peters, Charlie Philips, Gerard Plamondon, and Dollard St-Laurent.

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POLL: Who Wore it Best: #20

The number 20 has been worn by thirty seven players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #20: Dave Balon, Valeri Bure, Patrik Carnback, Bob Carse, Cameron Connor, Kjell Dahlin,Gilles Dube, Daniel Geoffrion, Phil Goyette, Bronco Horvath, Mark Hunter, Allan Johnson, Mike Johnson, Frank King, Scott Lachance, Robert Lang, Jay Leach, Jyrke Lumme, Tom Manastersky, Gus Mancuso, Mike McMahon, Paul Meger, Garry Monahan, Pete Morin, Ryan O'Byrne, George Robertson, Paul Runge, Pierre Sevigny, Bryan Smolinski, P.J. Stock, Louis Trudel, Sylvain Turgeon, Moe White, James Wisniewski, and Doug Young.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #21

The number 21 has been worn by twenty eight players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only five make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #21: Jack Bownass, Wally Clune, Rosie Couture, Jassen Cullimore, Ian Cushenan, Jason Dawe, Jacques Deslauriers, Marcel Dheere, Reggie Fleming, David Gardiner, Howie Glover, Fran Huck, Roger Leger, Bud MacPherson, Randy McKay, Leon Rochefort, Randy Rota, Glen Sather, Alex Singbush, Marc Tardif, Lorrain Thibeault, Mick Vukota, and Jerry Wilson.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #22

The number 22 has been worn by twenty three players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #22: Steve Begin, Randy Bucyk, Jose Charbonneau, Nels Crutchfield, Lorne Davis, Norm Dussault, Wilf Field, Gerry Hefferman, Tomas Kaberle, Bill Lindsay, Ed Litzenberger, Vic Lynn, Hubert Macey, Dave Manson, Paul Mara, Don Marshall, Chris Murray, Butch Stahanm Orval Tessier, Bobby Walton, and Eric Weinrich.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #23

The number 23 has been worn by twenty six players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #23: Doug Anderson, Francis Belanger, Bob Berry, Christian Bordeleau, Alain Caron, Guy Charron, Gerard Deslaurier, Gerry Edmundson, Bob Fryday, Germain Gagnon, Daniel Grant, Marko Kiprusoff, Jean-Paul Lamirande, Hal Laycoe, Stan Long, Murdo MacKay, Al MacNeil, Cliff Malone, Eddie Mazur, George McAvoy, Bill McCreary, Robert Murdoch, Andre Pronovost, and Roland Rousseau.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #24

The number 24 has been worn by twenty seven players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #24: Gene Achtimychuk, Don Awry, Red Berenson, Connie Broden, Glen Cressman, Andreas Dackell, Jean Gauthier, Chuck Hamilton, Alex Henry, Cec Hookstra, Dale Hoganson, Christian Laflamme, Chuck Lefley, Gillies Lupien, Larry Mickey, Garry Peters, Robert Picard, Michael Redmond, Guy Rousseau, Bobby Sheehan, Todd Simpson, Gaye Stewart, Bill Sutherland, Scott Thornton, and Carol Vadnais.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #25

The number 25 has been worn by seventeen players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only three make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #25: Dan Aiken, Andrei Boudrias, Billy Carter, Mathieu Dandenault, Normand Dupont, Don Johns, Chad Kilger, Larry Landon, Cliff Pennington, Jean-Noel Picard, Noel Price, Glen Skov, Brad Staubitz, and Doug Wickenheiser.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #26

The number 26 has been worn by sixteen players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only four make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #26: William Baker, Gerry Brisson, Paul Curtis, Pierre Dagenais, Jude Drouin, Terry Gray, Craig Laughlin, Gary Leeman, Keith McCreary, Jim Montgomery, Daniel Newman, and Yves Sarault.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #27

The number 27 has been worn by thirteen players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only five make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #27: Marius Czerkawski, Lucien Dublois, Gilbert Delorme, Patrick Kjellberg, Sean Shanahan, Perry Turnbull, Shawn Van Allen, and David Wilkie.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #28

The number 28 has been worn by eleven players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #28: Marc Bureau, Kyle Chipchura, Craig Conroy, Karl Dykhuis, Jean Hamel, Yvan Joly, Michael Polich, Steve Rooney, and Larry Trader.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #29

The number 29 has been worn by thirteen players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #29: Jesse Belanger, John Chabot, Brett Clark, Jim Cummins, Ron Flockhart, Patrick Lebeau, Gino Odjick, David Orleski, Yves Racine, Darryl Shannon, and Gilles Thibaudeau.

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Who Wore It Best: #30

The number 30 has been worn by twelve players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #30: David Aebischer, Garry Bauman, Tony Esposito, Mathieu Garon, Jean-Francois Jomphe, Richard Meagher, Jean-Guy Morissette, Philippe Myre, Rodney Schutt, and Wayne Thomas.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #31

The number 31 has been worn by ten players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only three make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #31: Normand Baron, Tom Chorske, Patrick Hughes, John Kordic, Patrick Labrecque, John Newberry, and Ed Ronan.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #32

The number 32 has been worn by nine players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only three make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #32: Brad Brown, Gordie Dwyer, Dennis Herron, Mark Holden, David Lumley, and Mario Roberge.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #33

The number 33 has been worn by three players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #33: Richard Sevigny and John Reilly.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #34

The number 34 has been worn by ten players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only three make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #34: David Allison, Jim Dowd, Shawn Belle, Dwight Schofield, Nigel Dawes, Jocelyn Gauvreau, and Jeffrey Teal.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #35

The number 35 has been worn by seven players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #35: Alex Auld, Eric Charron, Andy Moog, Andrei Bashkirov, and Stephane Fiset.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #36

The number 36 has been worn by nine players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #36: Murray Baron, Martin Desjardins, Bill Kitchen, Francois Beauchemin, Todd Ewen, Gerry Fleming, and Dave Morissette.

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POLL: Who Wore It Best: #37

The number 37 has been worn by eight players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only four make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #37: Jean-Claude Bergeron, Gabriel Dumont, Randy Exelby, and Tomas Vokoun.

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Who Wore It Best: #38

The number 38 has been worn by six players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #38: Mike Lalor, Sean Hill, Marc Denis, and Barry Richter.

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VOTE: Who Wore #39 Best?

The number 39 has been worn by seven players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

Also to wear #39: Pat Jablonski, Frederic Chabot, Johan Witehall, Enrico Ciccone, and Reid Simpson.

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VOTE: Who Wore It Best: #41

The number 41 has been worn by four players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two make it to this list. Who wore it better?

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VOTE: Who Wore It Best: #44

The number 44 has been worn by only five players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only three make it to this list. Who wore it better?

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VOTE: Who Wore It Best: #47

The number 47 has been worn by only five players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two qualify. Who wore it better?

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VOTE: Who Wore It Best: #52

The number 52 has been worn by only two players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, who wore it better?

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VOTE: Who Wore It Best: #55

We're cheating a little bit this time, but blame the Canadiens website.

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VOTE: Who Wore It Best: #71

The number 71 has been worn by four players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two qualify so far. So who wore it better?

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VOTE: Who Wore It Best: #74

The number 74 has been worn by two players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, who wore it better?

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VOTE: Who Wore It Best: #75

The number 75 has been worn by four players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, but only two qualify. Who wore it better?

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VOTE: Who Wore It Best: #94

The number 94 has been worn by two players for the Habs in over a 100 years of history, who wore it better?

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Which Montreal Canadiens Player Wore It Best?

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