Video: Evolution of the QMJHL in 46 seconds
In honour of the start of its of the 2014-15 Quebec Major Junior Hockey League season, The Q News’ feature writer Graham Neysmith has compiled a complete history of the league’s teams. In the minute and a half long slideshow, you can observe the evolution from the humble little group of eleven teams in 1969, to the internationally renowned league we know it as today.
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Note: Due to the surplus of teams located in the Montreal area (Montreal, Longueil, Verdun, Rosemont and Laval) pre-1990, we had to signify the location of those franchises with lines. The logos could not all fit in their respective places on the map.
Follow Graham Neysmith on Twitter; @gramgramQMJHL. All logos used are from Chris Creamer’s SportsLogos.net.