The Montreal Canadiens have entered the quietest time on the calendar. While there is little to look forward to in the month of August, we decided to take a look back at some of the greatest coaches in franchise history. We begin the countdown of the five best coaches in Canadiens history with the fifth ranked head coach, Jacques Demers.
The Montreal Canadiens have won more Stanley Cups that any other team in NHL history. They have a long history of unprecedented success in the league and a plethora of star players at every position.
They have also had ten different head coaches win Stanley Cups with the team.