Recap - Canadiens Defeat Phoenix 3-2

Recap - Canadiens Defeat Phoenix 3-2

The Canadiens beat Phoenix 3-2 on Monday, earning a victory backstopped by Carey Price's Carey PriceSaves saves.

Bettors who backed the Canadiens were rewarded as -120 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go PUSH the closing total of 5.

Montreal got goals from Michael Cammalleri, Tomas Plekanec, and Andrei Kostitsyn in the victory. Plekanec opened the scoring at 7:14 of the second period.

Carey Price stopped 27 of 29 Phoenix shots in the victory.

Derek Morris and Kyle Turris scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Carey Price.

Phoenix got a 26-stop effort from Ilya Bryzgalov in the loss.

Montreal scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while Phoenix went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.

Montreal looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Islanders. The Coyotes will aim to get back on the winning track at Ottawa.