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Montreal Skates Past Boston 4-2 - Recap

Montreal Skates Past Boston 4-2 - Recap

Montreal skated to a 4-2 victory over Boston on Saturday in NHL action at Bell Centre.

Montreal was an underdog by +100 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.

Montreal got goals from Brian Gionta, Tomas Plekanec, Lars Eller, and David Desharnais in the victory. Gionta opened the scoring at 15:26 of the first period.

Carey Price turned in a 26-save effort for the Canadiens.

Milan Lucic and Tyler Seguin scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Carey Price.

Tuukka Rask stopped 23 of 26 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Montreal went 2-for-6, while the Bruins were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.

Boston outshot Montreal 28-27 in the game.

Montreal looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Senators. The Bruins will aim to get back on the winning track vs Ottawa.