Ottawa Ices Montreal 6-1 - Recap
Hockey bettors who backed the Senators on the moneyline Thursday didn’t have to sweat out a close game, as Ottawa easily handled Montreal 6-1 at Bell Centre.
The Senators were a +112 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Ottawa got goals from Cory Conacher (2), Daniel Alfredsson, Kyle Turris, Zack Smith, and Erik Condra in the victory. Smith opened the scoring at 2:17 of the first period.
Craig Anderson stopped 33 of 34 Montreal shots in the victory.
P.K. Subban scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Craig Anderson.
Montreal got a 23-stop effort from Peter Budaj in the loss.
Ottawa scored 3 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Montreal went 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
Ottawa lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 34-29.