Recap - Ducks Defeat Montreal 4-3
|Recap - Ducks Defeat Montreal 4-3|
Anaheim earned a 4-3 victory over Montreal on Saturday, but needed a shootout to do it at Bell Centre.
Anaheim was an underdog by +110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
The win was clinched by Bobby Ryan, who beat Carey Price in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Anaheim. Anaheim got goals from Corey Perry, Bobby Ryan, and Cam Fowler in the victory. Fowler opened the scoring at 15:07 of the first period.
Jonas Hiller turned in a 37-save effort for the Ducks.
Max Pacioretty (2) and Mathieu Darche scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Jonas Hiller.
Carey Price stopped 23 of 26 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Anaheim went 2-for-4, while the Canadiens were 2-for-6 with the man advantage.
Anaheim lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 40-26.
Next game, Anaheim takes its act on the road to face Columbus looking for another win. For Montreal, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.