OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

Canadiens Fall 4-1 Against Detroit - Game Recap

Detroit skated to a 4-1 victory over Montreal on Friday in NHL action at Joe Louis Arena.

Detroit won as a -112 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played PUSH the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.

Detroit got goals from Henrik Zetterberg, Niklas Kronwall, Riley Sheahan, and Gustav Nyquist in the victory. Zetterberg opened the scoring at 12:27 of the first period.

Jonas Gustavsson turned in a 30-save effort for the Red Wings.

Brendan Gallagher scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Jonas Gustavsson.

Carey Price stopped 22 of 26 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.

On the power play, Detroit went 1-for-6, while the Canadiens were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.

Detroit lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 31-26.

Next game, Detroit takes its act home to face Florida looking for another win. For Montreal, they head home to face Washington.