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Maple Leafs vs Canadiens Final: 3-2 - Recap

The Maple Leafs beat Montreal 3-2 on Thursday, earning a victory backstopped by Jean-Sebastien Giguere's 26 saves.

Toronto won as a -153 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Toronto got goals from Tim Brent, Phil Kessel and Clarke MacArthur in the victory. Brent opened the scoring at 6:42 of the first period.

Jean-Sebastien Giguere turned in a 26-save effort for the Maple Leafs.

Dustin Boyd and Jeff Halpern scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Jean-Sebastien Giguere.

Montreal got a 21-stop effort from Carey Price in the loss.

Toronto scored 0 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Montreal went 0-for-3 with the man advantage.

Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 28-24.

Toronto looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Senators. The Canadiens will aim to get back on the winning track at Pittsburgh.