One columnist said that the team recognizing Mohawk territory symbolically expels Quebecers from their own home.
For the first time in the event’s history, GOAL MTL was held at CF Montreal’s Saputo Stadium.
Nike Basketball’s Mark Bayne, who was present at the announcement, commended Plante’s initiative.
“Go back to where we belong? This is where we belong.”
Who’d have thought the Habs would be the team that would experience such drastic turnover after last season’s final?