Recap - Canadiens Defeat Carolina 4-2
|Recap - Canadiens Defeat Carolina 4-2|
Carolina was unable to break down Carey Price on Thursday, firing 44 shots but scoring only 2 times in a 4-2 loss against the Canadiens.
Montreal won as a -120 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Montreal got goals from Josh Gorges, Brandon Prust, Lars Eller, and P.K. Subban in the victory. Prust opened the scoring at 3:22 of the first period.
Carey Price stopped 42 of 44 Carolina shots in the victory.
Jordan Staal and Drayson Bowman scored for the Hurricanes, finding the net behind Carey Price.
Justin Peters stopped 24 of 28 shots for the Hurricanes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Montreal went 1-for-6, while the Hurricanes were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Carolina outshot Montreal 44-28 in the game.
Montreal looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lightning. The Hurricanes will aim to get back on the winning track vs New Jersey.