Canadiens vs Hurricanes Final: 3-2 - Recap
The Canadiens earned a 3-2 victory over the Hurricanes on Thursday at RBC Center.
The Canadiens were a +110 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Montreal got goals from Scott Gomez, Andrei Kostitsyn, and Alexandre Picard in the victory. Gomez opened the scoring at 4:47 of the second period.
Carey Price turned in a 22-save effort for the Canadiens.
Carolina got goals from Erik Cole and Chad LaRose in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Cam Ward stopped 26 of 29 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Montreal scored 2 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Carolina went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Montreal outshot Carolina 29-24 in the game.
Next game, Montreal takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Carolina, they head home to face Washington.