Montreal Ices Boston 3-1 - Recap

Montreal Ices Boston 3-1 - Recap

Montreal skated to a 3-1 victory over Boston on Thursday in NHL action at TD Garden.

The Canadiens were a +138 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.

Scott Gomez, Brian Gionta, and P.K. Subban each scored for the Canadiens in the victory. Subban opened the scoring for Montreal, finding the back of the net at 5:19 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Andrei Markov and Michael Cammalleri.

Carey Price turned in a 34-save effort for the Canadiens.

Zdeno Chara scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Carey Price.

Tuukka Rask stopped 38 of 41 shots for the Bruins, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

Montreal scored 2 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Boston went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.

Boston lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 41-35.

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