Montreal Ices Florida 1-0 - Recap
Montreal's defense, led by netminder Carey Price, shut down Florida 1-0 at BB&T Center on on Thursday.
The Canadiens were a -117 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.
Montreal got a goal from Rene Bourque in the victory. Bourque opened the scoring at 2:10 of overtime.
Carey Price stopped 26 of 26 Florida shots in the victory.
Jose Theodore stopped 31 of 32 shots for the Panthers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Montreal went 0-for-3, while the Panthers were 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Florida lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 32-26.
Montreal looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Flyers. The Panthers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Tampa Bay.