Buffalo Falls 3-1 to Canadiens - Recap
The Sabres came up short Wednesday against the Canadiens, falling 3-1.
Montreal won as a -170 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
David Desharnais, Brendan Gallagher, and Alex Galchenyuk each scored for the Canadiens in the victory. Galchenyuk opened the scoring for Montreal, finding the back of the net at 17:21 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Andrei Markov and Lars Eller.
Carey Price turned in a 24-save effort for the Canadiens.
Matt Moulson scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Carey Price.
Buffalo got a 28-stop effort from Ryan Miller in the loss.
On the power play, Montreal went 2-for-4, while the Sabres were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 31-25.
Montreal looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Capitals. The Sabres will aim to get back on the winning track vs Toronto.