Montreal Canadians 1993 Stanley Cup1993 Montreal won the cup, which was the 100th anniversary of the Stanley Cup. That was Montreals 34th time going to the cup finals. In 1993 Montreal won their 24th Stanley Cup. In the cup finals, Montreal played the L.A. Kings which went to game five with Montreal winning 4-1. To make it all the way to winning the cup, they had to threw some hard teams. Montreal defeated the Quebec Nordiques in six games, the Buffalo Sabres in four games, the New York Islanders in five games, and the L.A. in 5.