The Montreal Canadiens have won the Stanley Cup 24 times.
In 1892, he donated a trophy that was unveiled during a dinner in honor of the Ottawa Hockey Club.
The cup was originally called the Dominion Hockey Challenge Cup.
The names of each player on the winning team are engraved on the trophy level.
1893 – The Montreal Hockey Club of the Montreal Athletics Association won its first Stanley Cup.
From 1900 to 1910 – As amateur clubs give way to professional teams, the National Hockey League, a precursor to the NHL, begins overseeing a series of championship matches. NHA teams compete against teams affiliated with the Pacific Coast Hockey Association, and the winner of the series receives the Stanley Cup. American teams start participating in the tournament.
1917 – The National Hockey League was formed, and the Seattle Metropolitans became the first American team to win the cup.
1919 – The Stanley Cup Finals were canceled due to the Spanish Flu pandemic.
1963 – Introduced a re-engineered mug, designed to be stronger than the original.
1993 – A replica is being produced for display at the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto.
12 March 2020 – The coronavirus pandemic interrupted the 2019-20 regular season for a short while after the NHL announced that all remaining games would be postponed indefinitely.