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New Jersey vs Montreal Wrap - Montreal Wins 3-2

Montreal skated to a 3-2 victory over New Jersey on Monday in NHL action at Bell Centre.

Montreal was favored by -170 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went PUSH the consensus closing total of 5.

Montreal got goals from Rene Bourque, Max Pacioretty, and Alex Galchenyuk in the victory. Bourque opened the scoring at 8:49 of the second period.

Carey Price turned in a 28-save effort for the Canadiens.

Michael Ryder and Steve Bernier scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Carey Price.

New Jersey got a 14-stop effort from Martin Brodeur in the loss.

On the power play, Montreal went 1-for-2, while the Devils were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.

Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to New Jersey by a margin of 30-17.