Recap - Canadiens Defeat Buffalo 2-1

Recap - Canadiens Defeat Buffalo 2-1

The Canadiens beat Buffalo 2-1 on Friday, earning a victory backstopped by Carey Price's Carey PriceSaves saves.

Montreal won as a +130 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Montreal got goals from Josh Gorges and Alexandre Picard in the victory. Picard opened the scoring at 1:29 of the second period.

Carey Price turned in a 22-save effort for the Canadiens.

Derek Roy scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Carey Price.

Buffalo got a 26-stop effort from Ryan Miller in the loss.

On the power play, Montreal went 1-for-3, while the Sabres were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.

Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 28-23.

Montreal looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Senators. The Sabres will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.