Recap - Canadiens Defeat Philadelphia 4-1
|Recap - Canadiens Defeat Philadelphia 4-1|
Montreal skated to a 4-1 victory over Philadelphia on Saturday in NHL action at Bell Centre.
Montreal won as a -130 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 6 were rewarded at the payout window.
Montreal got goals from Brian Gionta, Rene Bourque, Lars Eller, and Brendan Gallagher in the victory. Gionta opened the scoring at 8:10 of the first period.
Carey Price turned in a 22-save effort for the Canadiens.
Vincent Lecavalier scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Carey Price.
Ray Emery stopped 30 of 34 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Montreal scored 2 times on 9 chances on the power play, while Philadelphia went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Montreal outshot Philadelphia 34-23 in the game.
Next game, Montreal takes its act on the road to face Calgary looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head on the road to face Carolina.