Canadiens even series with Penguins

Jaroslav Halak stopped 33 shots and the Montreal Canadiens scored twice in the third period to come back and defeat the Pittsuburgh Penguins 3-2 Thursday night to even the Eastern Conference semifinal at two games apiece.

The Canadiens won the game as +140 underdogs, while the five goals went UNDER the posted over/under (5.5) set by oddsmakers.

Tom Pyatt, Maxim Lapierre, and Brian Gionta tallied for the Canadiens. Max Talbot and Chris Kunitz answered for the Penguins.