Canadiens Fall 4-1 Against Edmonton - Game Recap
|Canadiens Fall 4-1 Against Edmonton - Game Recap|
Edmonton got a 36-save performance from Nikolai Khabibulin as the Oilers handed Montreal a 4-1 loss on Thursday at Rexall Place.
Edmonton won as a +120 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Edmonton got goals from Ales Hemsky (2), Ryan Jones, and Jordan Eberle in the victory. Hemsky opened the scoring at 8:15 of the first period.
Nikolai Khabibulin stopped 36 of 37 Montreal shots in the victory.
Montreal got a goal from Jeff Halpern in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Montreal got a 24-stop effort from Carey Price in the loss.
Edmonton scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Montreal went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Edmonton lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 37-28.
Edmonton heads into a battle against the Thrashers. Montreal, meanwhile, will have their next action against Calgary.