Phoenix Falls 3-1 to Canadiens - Recap
|Phoenix Falls 3-1 to Canadiens - Recap|
Max Pacioretty scored a pair of goals against the Coyotes as Montreal handed Phoenix a 3-1 defeat on Tuesday at Bell Centre.
The Canadiens were a -130 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Montreal got goals from Max Pacioretty (2) and Andrei Markov in the victory. Markov opened the scoring at 2:26 of the third period.
Carey Price stopped 26 of 27 Phoenix shots in the victory.
Mikkel Boedker scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Carey Price.
Mike Smith stopped 25 of 27 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Montreal went 2-for-4, while the Coyotes were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Phoenix lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 28-27.
Next game, Montreal takes its act on the road to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Phoenix, they head on the road to face Toronto.