A Champion's Life

Edina native Bill Nyrop was the unsung fourth defenseman of the Montreal Canadiens’ “Big Three”


By John Hamre
Let’s Play Hockey Guest Columnist

The Montreal Canadiens have won the Stanley Cup 24 times in the franchise’s storied history, claiming five Cups in the 1960s and six in the 1970s, before winning their most recent two in 1986 and 1993. To play for the Canadiens is to play for one of the most successful and history-laden teams in all of sport.


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