The Canadiens came up short Tuesday against the Sabres, falling 3-1.
Buffalo won as a +128 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Paul Gaustad, Patrick Kaleta, and Ville Leino each scored for the Sabres in the victory. Leino opened the scoring for Buffalo, finding the back of the net at 4:01 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Paul Gaustad and Christian Ehrhoff.
Ryan Miller turned in a 27-save effort for the Sabres.
Max Pacioretty scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Ryan Miller.
Carey Price stopped 37 of 39 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Buffalo went 0-for-3, while the Canadiens were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Buffalo by a margin of 40-28.
Next game, Buffalo takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Montreal, they head on the road to face New Jersey.