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Jacques Plante - 1
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Jacques Plante - 1


The numbers of 15 legendary Canadiens, Hall of Famers all, hang from the rafters of the Bell Centre. Number 1 among them is the legendary goalie made common the use of the facemask after being struck by a shot 1959. During his 11 years in Montreal, Plante won six Vezina Trophies and six Stanley Cups, including the team's record of five straight from 1956-60.

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