Canadiens vs Jets Final: 4-3 - Recap
|Canadiens vs Jets Final: 4-3 - Recap|
Montreal skated to a 4-3 victory over Winnipeg on Tuesday in NHL action at Bell Centre.
Montreal won as a -115 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Montreal got goals from Erik Cole, Tomas Plekanec, Rene Bourque, and Brendan Gallagher in the victory. Bourque opened the scoring at 8:04 of the first period.
Carey Price turned in a 18-save effort for the Canadiens.
Olli Jokinen, Nik Antropov, and Blake Wheeler scored for the Jets, finding the net behind Carey Price.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 22 of 26 shots for the Jets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Montreal went 2-for-5, while the Jets were 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 26-21.
Next game, Montreal takes its act on the road to face Ottawa looking for another win. For Winnipeg, they head on the road to face Florida.