Jets Down Montreal 4-0 - Match Report
|Jets Down Montreal 4-0 - Match Report|
Winnipeg cruised to victory on Thursday, earning an easy 4-0 win over the Canadiens at MTS Centre.
Winnipeg was favored by -145 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Blake Wheeler (2), Tanner Glass, and Tim Stapleton each scored for the Jets in the victory. Wheeler opened the scoring for Winnipeg, finding the back of the net at 3:18 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Dustin Byfuglien and Tobias Enstrom.
Ondrej Pavelec turned in a 27-save effort for the Jets.
Carey Price stopped 30 of 34 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Winnipeg scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Montreal went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 34-27.
Winnipeg heads into a battle against the Penguins. Montreal, meanwhile, will have their next action against Ottawa.