Canadiens Fall 3-2 Against Philadelphia - Game Recap
Philadelphia skated to a 3-2 victory over Montreal on Monday in NHL action at Wells Fargo Center.
Bettors who backed the Flyers were rewarded as -165 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Philadelphia got goals from Claude Giroux, James van Riemsdyk, and Ville Leino in the victory. Leino opened the scoring at 14:53 of the second period.
Brian Boucher stopped 29 of 31 Montreal shots in the victory.
Maxim Lapierre (2) scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Brian Boucher.
Montreal got a 42-stop effort from Carey Price in the loss.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 0-for-3, while the Canadiens were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot Montreal 45-31 in the game.
Philadelphia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Wild. The Canadiens will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.