Panthers Down Montreal 4-2 - Match Report
|Panthers Down Montreal 4-2 - Match Report|
Florida got a pair of goals from Stephen Weiss as the Panthers skated to a 4-2 victory over Montreal on Sunday at BankAtlantic Center.
Florida was favored by -125 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Florida got goals from Stephen Weiss (2), Brian Campbell, and Sean Bergenheim in the victory. Weiss opened the scoring at 11:36 of the first period.
Scott Clemmensen turned in a 18-save effort for the Panthers.
Montreal got goals from David Desharnais and P.K. Subban in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Peter Budaj stopped 28 of 32 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Florida scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while Montreal went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Florida by a margin of 32-20.
Florida heads into a battle against the Maple Leafs. Montreal, meanwhile, will have their next action against Tampa Bay.