Montreal Ices New York 3-2 - Recap
The Canadiens beat New York 3-2 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Carey Price's Carey PriceSaves saves.
The Canadiens were a -118 favorite in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Montreal got goals from Roman Hamrlik, Tomas Plekanec, and Andrei Kostitsyn in the victory. Hamrlik opened the scoring at 13:19 of the first period.
Carey Price turned in a 31-save effort for the Canadiens.
Brian Boyle and Mats Zuccarello scored for the Rangers, finding the net behind Carey Price.
New York got a 38-stop effort from Henrik Lundqvist in the loss.
On the power play, Montreal went 2-for-4, while the Rangers were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 41-33.
Next game, Montreal takes its act home to face Calgary looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Philadelphia.