MONTREAL — It’s unclear exactly when Patrice Brisebois’s boyhood career as a street-hockey goaltender came to an end. But the former Canadiens defenceman vividly recalls the circumstances.

“I always was in nets because I was younger than my brothers, and one time I took a shot in the forehead and then another one (just below the belt),” Brisebois remembers with a laugh.

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