The biggest difference between American and Canadian hockey fans is the respectful manner in which Canadian fans conduct themselves while attending a live event; refusing to traffic in the vulgarity and brutality of their neighbours to the South, always treating the game with OMG FIGHT FIGHT FIGHT AT BELL CENTRE!
From our buddy JT Utah of 25Stanley.com, embedded at Bell Centre for the Montreal Canadiens' 1-0 loss to the Boston Bruins in Monday night:
Huge brawl at the Bell Centre between during the Habs vs. Bruins game. Well, nothing if you compare it to what happens in Philly.
Anyway, it happened in the red section (lower level) with about a minute left to play. The refs and Tim Thomas took a look at the fight.
Yes, it was a Habs vs. Bruins fan thing.
Security had a hard time breaking the fight. Six guards were needed to take out the guy with no shirt.
That said, it was pretty handy work by the Bell Centre security detail to quell that thing before it got out of hand. Although h...