Carolina was shut out 3-0 on Monday, stoned by Peter Budaj who stopped all 19 shots fired his way.
Montreal won as a -132 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Montreal got goals from Tomas Plekanec, Brandon Prust, and Max Pacioretty in the victory. Prust opened the scoring at 2:06 of the third period.
Peter Budaj turned in a 19-save effort for the Canadiens.
Cam Ward stopped 23 of 26 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Montreal scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Carolina went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Montreal outshot Carolina 26-19 in the game.
Montreal heads into a battle against the Rangers. Carolina, meanwhile, will have their next action against Winnipeg.