Flyers Fall 4-1 Against Montreal - Game Recap
|Flyers Fall 4-1 Against Montreal - Game Recap|
The Canadiens earned a 4-1 victory over the Flyers on Saturday at Bell Centre.
Montreal was favored by -140 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Montreal got goals from Tomas Plekanec, Rene Bourque, David Desharnais, and Brendan Gallagher in the victory. Gallagher opened the scoring at 8:53 of the first period.
Peter Budaj turned in a 18-save effort for the Canadiens.
Danny Briere scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Peter Budaj.
Brian Boucher stopped 25 of 28 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Montreal went 0-for-4, while the Flyers were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 29-19.
Montreal looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hurricanes. The Flyers will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.