Devils Fall 3-1 Against Montreal - Game Recap
Mathieu Darche scored a pair of goals against the Devils as Montreal handed New Jersey a 3-1 defeat on Saturday at Prudential Center.
Montreal won as a +113 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Montreal got goals from Mathieu Darche (2) and P.K. Subban in the victory. Darche opened the scoring at 9:43 of the first period.
Carey Price turned in a 20-save effort for the Canadiens.
Ilya Kovalchuk scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Carey Price.
Martin Brodeur stopped 26 of 29 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Montreal scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while New Jersey went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
New Jersey lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 29-21.
Montreal heads into a battle against the Blackhawks. New Jersey, meanwhile, will have their next action against Pittsburgh.