Senators Down Montreal 6-1 - Match Report
Montreal couldn't hang with the Senators on Sunday as Ottawa blasted the Canadiens 6-1 at Scotiabank Place.
The Senators were a -130 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Jean-Gabriel Pageau (3), Daniel Alfredsson, Kyle Turris, and Jakob Silfverberg each scored for the Senators in the victory. Alfredsson opened the scoring for Ottawa, finding the back of the net at 5:58 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Sergei Gonchar and Erik Karlsson.
Craig Anderson turned in a 33-save effort for the Senators.
Montreal got a goal from Rene Bourque in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Carey Price stopped 24 of 30 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Ottawa went 3-for-10, while the Canadiens were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Montreal outshot Ottawa 34-30 in the game.