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Stars Fall 2-1 Against Montreal - Game Recap

Montreal skated to a 2-1 victory over Dallas on Tuesday in NHL action at Bell Centre.

Bettors who backed the Canadiens were rewarded as -145 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.

Rene Bourque and Michael Bournival each scored for the Canadiens in the victory. Bournival opened the scoring for Montreal, finding the back of the net at 12:02 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Raphael Diaz and Tomas Plekanec.

Carey Price stopped 26 of 27 Dallas shots in the victory.

Cody Eakin scored for the Stars, finding the net behind Carey Price.

Kari Lehtonen stopped 22 of 24 shots for the Stars, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

Montreal scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Dallas went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.

Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Dallas by a margin of 27-24.

Montreal looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wild. The Stars will aim to get back on the winning track vs Colorado.