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Canadiens Down Boston 2-1 - Match Report

The Canadiens earned a 2-1 victory over the Bruins on Thursday at Bell Centre.

Bettors who backed the Canadiens were rewarded as +110 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.

Montreal got goals from Tomas Plekanec and Max Pacioretty in the victory. Plekanec opened the scoring at 9:16 of the second period.

Carey Price stopped 32 of 33 Boston shots in the victory.

Gregory Campbell scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Carey Price.

Tuukka Rask stopped 25 of 27 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Montreal went 0-for-4, while the Bruins were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.

Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 33-27.

Montreal looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Sabres. The Bruins will aim to get back on the winning track vs Pittsburgh.