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Les Canadiennes de Montréal

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Les Canadiennes de Montréal
CityLaval, Quebec
LeagueCanadian Women's Hockey League
Home arenaPlace Bell
Secondary: Bell Sports Complex and
Complexe sportif Claude-Robillard
ColoursRed, blue, white
General managerMeg Hewings
Head coachCaroline Ouellette and Danièle Sauvageau
CaptainMarie-Philip Poulin
Websitemontreal.thecwhl.com Edit this at Wikidata
Franchise history
2007–2015Montréal Stars
2015–2019Les Canadiennes
Playoff championships4 (2008–09, 2010–11, 2011–12, 2016–17)

The Les Canadiennes (French: Canadiennes de Montréal), formerly the Montreal Stars are a women's ice hockey team in the Canadian Women's Hockey League (CWHL). They have won the League championship four times and the Clarkson Cup (the highest honour in North American women's hockey) two times, more than any other women's team.

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The Montreal Stars were formed in 2007. The team was formed from players from the Montreal Axion a team that played in the National Women's Hockey League before its demise. Through the team's young history they have seen success in every season.

The Montreal Stars have a total of four regular season championships and two Clarkson cups in four seasons.

In 2015 the name was changed to Les Canadiennes after a close relationship was created between the team and the NHL Montreal Canadiens.

Year Reg. Season Playoffs
2007-08 1st Overall Lost in Second round
2008-09 1st Overall Won the CWHL Championship and the Clarkson Cup
2009-10 1st Overall Won the CWHL Championship but lost in first round of the Clarkson Cup
2010-11 1st Overall Won the CWHL Championship and the Clarkson Cup

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