Montreal Ices Philadelphia 5-1 - Recap
Philadelphia couldn't hang with the Canadiens on Wednesday as Montreal blasted the Flyers 5-1 at Bell Centre.
Montreal won as a +117 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Montreal got goals from Max Pacioretty (2), Michael Cammalleri, Andrei Kostitsyn, and Yannick Weber in the victory. Weber opened the scoring at 19:57 of the first period.
Carey Price turned in a 21-save effort for the Canadiens.
Philadelphia got a goal from Jaromir Jagr in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 23 of 28 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Montreal scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while Philadelphia went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 28-22.
Next game, Montreal takes its act on the road to face Boston looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head home to face Winnipeg.