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First NHL Champions 3 Times in a Row

Picture of a Hockey PuckTrivia Question

What was the first hockey team to win the NHL Stanley Cup Championship three times in a row? This is from the period when the Stanley Cup Championship became the championship of only the NHL, after the challenge years and inter-league play (from 1926 on).

Trivia Question Answer

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The Toronto Maple Leafs were the first to win the NHL Stanley Cup Championship 3 times in a row. They did this in 1946–47 (defeating the Montreal Canadiens), in 1947–48 (defeating the Detroit Red Wings, and in 1948–49 (again defeating the Detroit Red Wings).