Canadiens Fall 2-1 Against Boston - Game Recap
|Canadiens Fall 2-1 Against Boston - Game Recap|
The Bruins earned a 2-1 victory over the Canadiens on Thursday at TD Garden.
Boston won as a -240 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Milan Lucic and Jordan Caron each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Caron opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 1:23 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Johnny Boychuk and Zdeno Chara.
Tim Thomas stopped 33 of 34 Montreal shots in the victory.
Montreal got a goal from Yannick Weber in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Montreal got a 28-stop effort from Carey Price in the loss.
On the power play, Boston went 0-for-5, while the Canadiens were 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Montreal outshot Boston 34-30 in the game.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face Carolina looking for another win. For Montreal, they head home to face Ottawa.