Ottawa and Montreal Mayors make their hockey bet official


After some hard-fought negotiation, Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson and Montreal Mayor Denis Coderre have agreed to the terms of their bet for the upcoming NHL Playoff series between the Ottawa Senators and the Montreal Canadiens.


The terms:


  1. The losing city’s Mayor will wear the winning team’s jersey to a City Council meeting
  2. The losing city’s Mayor will fly the winning team’s flag at City Hall for a week
  3. If Ottawa wins, Mayor Coderre will send Montreal smoked meat to Mayor Watson
  4. If Montreal wins, Mayor Watson will send Beavertails to Mayor Coderre

OttawaStart Staff


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