Montreal vs Chicago Wrap - Chicago Wins 3-2
Chicago skated to a 3-2 victory over Montreal on Wednesday in NHL action at United Center.
Chicago was favored by -150 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Chicago got goals from Marian Hossa, Patrick Sharp, and Jeremy Morin in the victory. Morin opened the scoring at 10:34 of the third period.
Corey Crawford stopped 28 of 30 Montreal shots in the victory.
Francis Bouillon and Dale Weise scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Corey Crawford.
Peter Budaj stopped 25 of 28 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Chicago went 0-for-2, while the Canadiens were 0-for-0 with the man advantage.
Chicago lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 30-28.
Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Washington looking for another win. For Montreal, they head home to face New York.