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Bruins vs. Canadiens playoff history

The Bruins have played the Canadiens 33 times in the playoffs and are 9-24 against them. Here's a look at the year-by-year results.

   
YearWinnerSeriesGFGARound
1929Boston3-052SF
1930Montreal2-037F
1931Montreal3-21313SF
1943Boston4-11817SF
1946Montreal4-11319F
1947Montreal4-11016SF
1952Montreal4-31218SF
1953Montreal4-1916F
1954Montreal4-0416SF
1955Montreal4-1916SF
1957Montreal4-1615F
1958Montreal4-21416F
1968Montreal4-0815QF
1969Montreal4-21615SF
1971Montreal4-32628QF
1977Montreal4-0616F
1978Montreal4-21318F
1979Montreal4-32025SF
1984Montreal3-0210DSF
1985Montreal3-21719DSF
1986Montreal3-0610DSF
1987Montreal4-01119DSF
1988Boston4-11510DF
1989Montreal4-11316DF
1990Boston4-11612DF
1991Boston4-31818DF
1992Boston4-0148DF
1994Boston4-32220CQF
2002Montreal4-21820CQF
2004Montreal4-31419CQF
2008Montreal4-31519CQF
2009Boston4-0176CQF
2011Boston4-31717CQF

Key: CF – Conference Final; CQF – Conference Quarterfinal; CSF – Conference Semifinal; DSF – Division Semifinal; F – Final; PRE – Preliminary Round; QF – Quarterfinal

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