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Montreal finally honors Roy's great career in his emotional return

Updated: November 23, 2008, 2:09 AM ET
By Pierre LeBrun | ESPN.com

MONTREAL -- Ce soir, je rentre chez nous.

For 13 years, the people in this city and province waited for those six words. In English, it's only four: "Tonight, I come home."

And with those magical words, Patrick Roy capped a stirring address before his No. 33 jersey went up to the rafters at the Bell Centre on Saturday night and made it pointedly clear to the passionate fans of the Montreal Canadiens that he regretted the way in which he left town in December 1995.

"I ...

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