Sabres Down Montreal 3-2 - Match Report
Buffalo needed a shootout to earn a 3-2 victory over Montreal on Monday in NHL action at Bell Centre.
The Sabres were a +100 underdog in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Brad Boyes clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 2 for the Sabres. Derek Roy and Jason Pominville each scored for the Sabres in the victory. Pominville opened the scoring for Buffalo, finding the back of the net at 0:53 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Derek Roy.
Jhonas Enroth stopped 25 of 27 Montreal shots in the victory.
Erik Cole and Max Pacioretty scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Jhonas Enroth.
Montreal got a 30-stop effort from Carey Price in the loss.
Buffalo scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Montreal went 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
Buffalo outshot Montreal 32-27 in the game.
Buffalo looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Devils. The Canadiens will aim to get back on the winning track vs Carolina.