Ottawa Falls 6-2 to Canadiens - Recap
|Ottawa Falls 6-2 to Canadiens - Recap|
Ottawa couldn't hang with the Canadiens on Tuesday as Montreal blasted the Senators 6-2 at Scotiabank Place.
Montreal was an underdog by +100 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Montreal got goals from Erik Cole, Michael Cammalleri, Tomas Plekanec, Lars Eller, P.K. Subban, and Louis Leblanc in the victory. Eller opened the scoring at 5:08 of the first period.
Carey Price turned in a 33-save effort for the Canadiens.
Ottawa got goals from Jason Spezza and Zack Smith in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Ottawa got a 19-stop effort from Alex Auld in the loss.
Montreal scored 1 time on 4 chances on the power play, while Ottawa went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Ottawa by a margin of 35-28.
Next game, Montreal takes its act on the road to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Ottawa, they head home to face Calgary.