Canadiens Fall 3-1 Against Philadelphia - Game Recap
|Canadiens Fall 3-1 Against Philadelphia - Game Recap|
The Canadiens came up short Wednesday against the Flyers, falling 3-1.
Philadelphia was favored by -112 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.
Zac Rinaldo, Sean Couturier, and Michael Raffl each scored for the Flyers in the victory. Couturier opened the scoring for Philadelphia, finding the back of the net at 6:27 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Vincent Lecavalier and Andrej Meszaros.
Steve Mason stopped 19 of 20 Montreal shots in the victory.
Tomas Plekanec scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
Peter Budaj stopped 24 of 27 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 0-for-4, while the Canadiens were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 27-20.
Philadelphia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lightning. The Canadiens will aim to get back on the winning track vs Chicago.