Canadiens take in Youppi!, abandoned by Expos
MONTREAL -- The Montreal Expos may be gone but Youppi! has returned -- this time as a member of the Montreal Canadiens.
Youppi! will become the first mascot in professional sports history to move from one league to another when he makes his debut for the Canadiens in October 2005.
"It is with great pleasure that we can now count Youppi! as an
official member of our organization," Canadiens president Pierre
Boivin said. "Youppi! has touched the lives of countless fans
of all ...
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