Canadiens vs Flames Final: 5-4 - Recap
|Canadiens vs Flames Final: 5-4 - Recap|
The Flames came up short Monday against the Canadiens, falling 5-4.
Montreal won as a -140 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Montreal got goals from Jeff Halpern, Michael Cammalleri, Andrei Kostitsyn, Lars Eller, and P.K. Subban in the victory. Eller opened the scoring at 4:27 of the first period.
Alex Auld turned in a 20-save effort for the Canadiens.
Calgary got goals from Alex Tanguay, Ales Kotalik, Jay Bouwmeester, and Rene Bourque in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Calgary got a 13-stop effort from Miikka Kiprusoff in the loss.
On the power play, Montreal went 0-for-3, while the Flames were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Calgary lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 29-28.
Next game, Montreal takes its act on the road to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Calgary, they head home to face Minnesota.