Montreal vs Ottawa Recap - Senators Win 3-2
|Montreal vs Ottawa Recap - Senators Win 3-2|
The Senators earned a 3-2 victory over the Canadiens on Thursday at Scotiabank Place.
The Senators were a +102 underdog in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Ottawa got goals from Filip Kuba, Jason Spezza, and Bobby Butler in the victory. Spezza opened the scoring at 0:36 of the third period.
Craig Anderson turned in a 27-save effort for the Senators.
Montreal got goals from Brian Gionta and Michael Cammalleri in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Alex Auld stopped 29 of 32 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Ottawa went 0-for-2, while the Canadiens were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Ottawa outshot Montreal 32-29 in the game.
Ottawa looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Bruins. The Canadiens will aim to get back on the winning track at Toronto.