Canadiens vs Oilers Final: 4-1 - Recap
|Canadiens vs Oilers Final: 4-1 - Recap|
The Canadiens earned a 4-1 victory over the Oilers on Thursday at Rexall Place.
The Canadiens were a +110 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Montreal got goals from Brandon Prust, Max Pacioretty, Brendan Gallagher, and Alex Galchenyuk in the victory. Gallagher opened the scoring at 9:24 of the second period.
Peter Budaj turned in a 27-save effort for the Canadiens.
Edmonton got a goal from Ryan Smyth in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Devan Dubnyk stopped 23 of 26 shots for the Oilers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Montreal went 1-for-2, while the Oilers were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Edmonton outshot Montreal 28-27 in the game.
Next game, Montreal takes its act on the road to face Vancouver looking for another win. For Edmonton, they head on the road to face Toronto.