Bruins Fall 3-2 Against Montreal - Game Recap
The Bruins came up short Saturday against the Canadiens, falling 3-2.
Montreal was favored by -110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Montreal got goals from Scott Gomez, Brian Gionta, and Max Pacioretty in the victory. Gomez opened the scoring at 17:38 of the third period.
Carey Price turned in a 27-save effort for the Canadiens.
Patrice Bergeron (2) scored for the Bruins, finding the net behind Carey Price.
Boston got a 39-stop effort from Tim Thomas in the loss.
Montreal scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Boston went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Boston lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 42-29.
Next game, Montreal takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Boston, they head on the road to face Pittsburgh.