Montreal Canadiens playoff history

Playoff Appearances: 77
Overall Playoff Record: 398-277-8
Stanley Cup Championships: 1992-93, 1985-86, 1978-79, 1977-78,
                           1976-77, 1975-76, 1972-73, 1970-71,
                           1968-69, 1967-68, 1965-66, 1964-65,
                           1959-60, 1958-59, 1957-58, 1956-57,
                           1955-56, 1952-53, 1945-46, 1943-44,
                           1930-31, 1929-30, 1923-24

2009 -- lost to Boston, 4-0, Eastern Conf. quarterfinals

2008 -- defeated Boston, 4-3, Eastern Conf. quarterfinals
        lost to Philadelphia, 4-1, Eastern Conf. semifinals

2006 -- lost to Carolina, 4-2, Eastern Conf. quarterfinals

2004 -- defeated Boston, 4-3, Eastern Conf. quarterfinals
        lost to Tampa Bay, 4-0, Eastern Conf. semifinals

2002 -- defeated Boston, 4-2, Eastern Conf. quarterfinals
        lost to Carolina, 4-2, Eastern Conf. semifinals

1998 -- defeated Pittsburgh, 4-2, Eastern Conf. quarterfinals
        lost to Buffalo, 4-0, Eastern Conf. semifinals

1997 -- lost to New Jersey, 4-1, Eastern Conf. quarterfinals

1996 -- lost to N.Y. Rangers, 4-2, Eastern Conf. quarterfinals

1994 -- lost to Boston, 4-3, Eastern Conf. quarterfinals

1993 -- defeated Quebec, 4-2, Adams Division semifinals
        defeated Buffalo, 4-0, Adams Division finals
        defeated N.Y. Islanders, 4-1, Wales Conference finals
        defeated Los Angeles, 4-1, Stanley Cup Finals

1992 -- defeated Hartford, 4-3, Adams Division semifinals
        lost to Boston, 4-0, Adams Division finals

1991 -- defeated Buffalo, 4-2, Adams Division semifinals
        lost to Boston, 4-3, Adams Division finals

1990 -- defeated Buffalo, 4-2, Adams Division semifinals
        lost to Boston, 4-1, Adams Division finals

1989 -- defeated Hartford, 4-0, Adams Division semifinals
        defeated Boston, 4-1, Adams Division finals
        defeated Philadelphia, 4-2, Wales Conference finals
        lost to Calgary, 4-2, Stanley Cup Finals

1988 -- defeated Hartford, 4-2, Adams Division semifinals
        lost to Boston, 4-1, Adams Division finals

1987 -- defeated Boston, 4-0, Adams Division semifinals
        defeated Quebec, 4-3, Adams Division finals
        lost to Philadelphia, 4-2, Wales Conference finals

1986 -- defeated Boston, 3-0, Adams Division semifinals
        defeated Hartford, 4-3, Adams Division finals
        defeated N.Y. Rangers, 4-1, Wales Conference finals
        defeated Calgary, 4-1, Stanley Cup Finals

1985 -- defeated Boston, 3-2, Adams Division semifinals
        lost to Quebec, 4-3, Adams Division finals

1984 -- defeated Boston, 3-0, Adams Division semifinals
        defeated Quebec, 4-2, Adams Division finals
        lost to N.Y. Islanders, 4-2, Wales Conference semifinals

1983 -- lost to Buffalo, 3-0, Adams Division semifinals

1982 -- lost to Quebec, 3-2, Adams Division semifinals

1981 -- lost to Edmonton, 3-0, preliminary round

1980 -- lost to Minnesota, 4-3, quarterfinals

1979 -- defeated Toronto, 4-0, quarterfinals
        defeated defeated Boston, 4-3, semifinals
        defeated N.Y. Rangers, 4-1, Stanley Cup Finals

1978 -- defeated Detroit, 4-1, quarterfinals
        defeated Toronto, 4-0, semifinals
        defeated Boston, 4-2, Stanley Cup Finals

1977 -- defeated St. Louis, 4-0, quarterfinals
        defeated N.Y. Islanders, 4-2, semifinals
        defeated Boston, 4-0, Stanley Cup Finals

1976 -- defeated Chicago, 4-0, quartefinals
        defeated N.Y. Islanders, 4-1, semifinals
        defeated Philadelphia, 4-0, Stanley Cup Finals

1975 -- defeated Vancouver, 4-1, quarterfinals
        lost to Buffalo, 4-2, semifinals

1974 -- lost to N.Y. Rangers, 4-2, quarterfinals

1973 -- defeated Buffalo, 4-2, quarterfinals
        defeated Philadelphia, 4-1, semifinals
        defeated Chicago, 4-2, Stanley Cup Finals

1972 -- lost to N.Y. Rangers, 4-2, quarterfinals

1971 -- defeated Boston, 4-3, quarterfinals
        defeated Minnesota, 4-2, semifinals
        defeated Chicago, 4-3, Stanley Cup Finals

1969 -- defeated N.Y. Rangers, 4-0, quarterfinals
        defeated Boston, 4-2, semifinals
        defeated St. Louis, 4-0, Stanley Cup Finals

1968 -- defeated Boston, 4-0, quarterfinals
        defeated Chicago, 4-1, semifinals
        defeated St. Louis, 4-0, Stanley Cup Finals

1967 -- defeated N.Y. Rangers, 4-0, semifinals
        lost to Toronto, 4-2, Stanley Cup Finals

1966 -- defeated Toronto, 4-0, semifinals
        defeated Detroit, 4-2, Stanley Cup Finals

1965 -- defeated Toronto, 4-2, semifinals
        defeated Chicago, 4-3, Stanley Cup Finals

1964 -- lost to Toronto, 4-3, semifinals

1963 -- lost to Toronto, 4-1, semifinals

1962 -- lost to Chicago, 4-2, semifinals

1961 -- lost to Chicago, 4-2, semifinals

1960 -- defeated Chicago, 4-0, semifinals
        defeated Toronto, 4-0, Stanley Cup Finals

1959 -- defeated Chicago, 4-2, semifinals
        defeated Toronto, 4-1, Stanley Cup Finals

1958 -- defeated Detroit, 4-0, semifinals
        defeated Boston, 4-2, Stanley Cup Finals

1957 -- defeated N.Y. Rangers, 4-1, semifinals
        defeated Boston, 4-1, Stanley Cup Finals

1956 -- defeated N.Y. Rangers, 4-1, semifinals
        defeated Detroit, 4-1, Stanley Cup Finals

1955 -- defeated Boston, 4-1, semifinals
        lost to Detroit, 4-3, Stanley Cup Finals

1954 -- defeated Boston, 4-0, semifinals
        lost to Detroit, 4-3, Stanley Cup Finals

1953 -- defeated Chicago, 4-3, semifinals
        defeated Boston, 4-1, Stanley Cup Finals

1952 -- defeated Boston, 4-3, semifinals
        lost to Detroit, 4-0, Stanley Cup Finals

1951 -- defeated Detroit, 4-2, semifinals
        lost to Toronto, 4-1, Stanley Cup Finals

1950 -- lost to N.Y. Rangers, 4-1, semifinals

1949 -- lost to Detroit, 4-3, semifinals

1947 -- defeated Boston, 4-1, semifinals
        lost to Toronto, 4-2, Stanley Cup Finals

1946 -- defeated Chicago, 4-0, semifinals
        defeated Boston, 4-1, Stanley Cup Finals

1945 -- lost to Toronto, 4-2, semifinals

1944 -- defeated Toronto, 4-1, semifinals
        defeated Chicago, 4-0, Stanley Cup Finals

1943 -- lost to Boston, 4-1, semifinals

1942 -- lost to Detroit, 2-1, quarterfinals

1941 -- lost to Chicago, 2-1, quarterfinals

1939 -- lost to Detroit, 2-1, quarterfinals

1938 -- lost to Chicago, 2-1, quarterfinals

1937 -- lost to Detroit, 3-2, semifinals

1935 -- lost to N.Y. Rangers, 6-5, in total goals, quarterfinals

1934 -- lost to Chicago, 4-3, in total goals, quarterfinals

1933 -- lost to N.Y. Rangers, 8-5, in total goals, quarterfinals

1932 -- lost to N.Y. Rangers, 3-1, semifinals

1931 -- defeated Boston, 3-2, semifinals
        defeated Chicago, 3-2, Stanley Cup Finals

1930 -- defeated Chicago, 3-2, in total goals, quarterfinals
        defeated N.Y. Rangers, 2-0, semifinals
        defeated Boston, 2-0, Stanley Cup Finals

1929 -- lost to Boston, 3-0, quarterfinals

1928 -- lost to Montreal Maroons, 3-2, total goals, quarterfinals

1927 -- defeated Montreal Maroons, 2-1, total goals, quarterfinals
        lost to Ottawa, 5-1, total goals, semifinals