Montreal Ices Florida 4-1 - Recap
Montreal got a 36-save performance from Carey Price as the Canadiens handed Florida a 4-1 loss on Saturday at BB&T Center.
Montreal was favored by -170 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.
Max Pacioretty (2), Thomas Vanek, and David Desharnais each scored for the Canadiens in the victory. Vanek opened the scoring for Montreal, finding the back of the net at 10:47 of the first period. The goal was assisted by P.K. Subban.
Carey Price turned in a 36-save effort for the Canadiens.
Brad Boyes scored for the Panthers, finding the net behind Carey Price.
Florida got a 15-stop effort from Dan Ellis in the loss.
On the power play, Montreal went 0-for-5, while the Panthers were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Florida by a margin of 37-19.
Montreal looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Lightning. The Panthers will aim to get back on the winning track at New Jersey.