1916 Stanley Cup Finals

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1916 Stanley Cup Final
Teams 1 2 3 4 5 Games
Montreal Canadiens (NHA)  0 2 6 5 2 3
Portland Rosebuds (PCHA)  2 1 3 6 1 2
Location: Montreal (Montreal Arena) (all games)
Format: best-of-five
Coaches: Montreal: Newsy Lalonde
Portland: Edward Savage (mgr.)
Referees: Harvey Pulford, J. Brennan
Dates: March 20-March 30, 1916
Series-winning
goal:
Goldie Prodger (17:20, third, G5)
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The 1916 Stanley Cup Final was played between the National Hockey Association (NHA) winners Montreal Canadiens and the Pacific Coast Hockey Association (PCHA) winners Portland Rosebuds. This was the first time that a best-of-five Cup series had all five games played. The Rosebuds were the first team from the United States to play for the Cup. The Canadiens defeated the Rosebuds three games to two and won the Cup for the first time.