Canadiens Down Toronto 4-2 - Match Report
|Canadiens Down Toronto 4-2 - Match Report|
Max Pacioretty was the difference, potting a pair for Montreal on Saturday as the Canadiens skated off with a 4-2 victory over the Maple Leafs at Bell Centre.
Montreal won as a -181 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Max Pacioretty (2), Tomas Plekanec, and P.K. Subban each scored for the Canadiens in the victory. Pacioretty opened the scoring for Montreal, finding the back of the net at 0:58 of the first period. The goal was assisted by P.K. Subban and Carey Price.
Carey Price turned in a 34-save effort for the Canadiens.
Mason Raymond and James van Riemsdyk scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Carey Price.
Jonathan Bernier stopped 35 of 39 shots for the Maple Leafs, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Montreal went 1-for-2, while the Maple Leafs were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 39-36.
Montreal heads into a battle against the Devils. Toronto, meanwhile, will have their next action against San Jose.