Playoff hunt, city double fan flames

Updated: March 24, 2006, 4:37 PM ET
By Chris Stevenson | Special to ESPN.com

MONTREAL -- It might not match Lugano vs. Ambri Piotta, but the Montreal Canadiens and the Toronto Maple Leafs rivalry is up there.

"That rivalry between Lugano and Ambri Piotta in the Swiss League was huge. There'd be fights before and after. Those people were always crazy," said Canadiens goaltender Cristobal Huet, who has come out of St. Martin D'Heres, France -- which, if it isn't nowhere in hockey terms, surely is within a croissant's toss of it -- to become a star with the Bleu, ...

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