Canadiens vs Panthers Final: 2-1 - Recap
|Canadiens vs Panthers Final: 2-1 - Recap|
The Canadiens earned a 2-1 victory over the Panthers on Monday at Bell Centre.
The Canadiens were a -169 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.
Brian Gionta and David Desharnais each scored for the Canadiens in the victory. Desharnais opened the scoring for Montreal, finding the back of the net at 6:23 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Max Pacioretty and Brendan Gallagher.
Carey Price stopped 26 of 27 Florida shots in the victory.
Florida got a goal from Sean Bergenheim in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Tim Thomas stopped 33 of 35 shots for the Panthers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Montreal scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Florida went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Montreal outshot Florida 35-27 in the game.
Next game, Montreal takes its act on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Florida, they head on the road to face Buffalo.