Canadiens Fall 4-3 Against Boston - Game Recap
|Canadiens Fall 4-3 Against Boston - Game Recap|
The Canadiens came up short Wednesday against the Bruins, falling 4-3.
Boston won as a -170 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Mark Recchi, Johnny Boychuk, Chris Kelly, and Nathan Horton each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Boychuk opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 3:31 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Brad Marchand and Patrice Bergeron.
Tim Thomas turned in a 34-save effort for the Bruins.
Tomas Plekanec, Yannick Weber, and P.K. Subban scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Tim Thomas.
Carey Price stopped 30 of 34 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Boston went 0-for-2, while the Canadiens were 2-for-4 with the man advantage.
Boston lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 37-34.