Canadiens trim Hurricanes in shootout
Maxim Lapierre scored the winner in the shootout to lift the Montreal Canadiens past the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 on Tuesday night.
Montreal cashed as -170 home favorites, while the teams played UNDER the 5.5-goal total listed by oddsmakers.
Andrei Kostitsyn and Max Pacioretty lit up the lamp in regulation for the Canadiens, as Tomas Plekanec assisted on both markers for Montreal.
Jussi Jokinen and Brandon Sutter had the goals for Carolina, which was outshot 35-32 by Montreal in the loss.