Back to his roots
After sporting No.58 for his first 54 games with the Canadiens, David Desharnais has decided to make a change. When Bell Centre PA announcer Michel Lacroix announces the speedy center next season, he’ll now be starting with “Number 51…”
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Having worn No. 15 with the Chicoutimi Sagueneens before switching to No.51 with the Cincinnati Cyclones of the East Coast Hockey League and then the Hamilton Bulldogs of the American Hockey League, Desharnais is looking for some similar success in those digits in the big leagues.
“The same thing happened in Hamilton. My first year there I didn’t know if I was even going to make the team so when they gave me No. 36, I thought that was great,” he recalled. “The next year, I got my No.51 back. Everything is going according to plan, I guess.”
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