Bruins Fall 4-3 Against Montreal - Game Recap
|Bruins Fall 4-3 Against Montreal - Game Recap|
David Desharnais scored a pair of goals against the Bruins as Montreal handed Boston a 4-3 defeat on Sunday at TD Garden.
Montreal was an underdog by +165 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Montreal got goals from David Desharnais (2), Tomas Plekanec, and Max Pacioretty in the victory. Plekanec opened the scoring at 9:57 of the first period.
Peter Budaj turned in a 31-save effort for the Canadiens.
Patrice Bergeron, Tyler Seguin, and Dougie Hamilton scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Peter Budaj.
Tuukka Rask stopped 22 of 26 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Montreal scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while Boston went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 34-26.
Next game, Montreal takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Boston, they head on the road to face Washington.