Canadiens Down Florida 4-0 - Match Report
The battle between the Canadiens and Panthers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Florida was handed a 4-0 defeat on Thursday at BankAtlantic Center.
Montreal won as a -130 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Montreal got goals from Hal Gill, Andrei Kostitsyn, Lars Eller, and David Desharnais in the victory. Gill opened the scoring at 5:02 of the first period.
Carey Price stopped 30 of 30 Florida shots in the victory.
Scott Clemmensen stopped 26 of 28 shots for the Panthers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Montreal scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while Florida went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Florida lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 31-30.
Montreal heads into a battle against the Lightning. Florida, meanwhile, will have their next action against Atlanta.