Montreal Falls 2-1 to Red Wings - Recap
The Canadiens came up short Wednesday against the Red Wings, falling 2-1.
Detroit won as a +110 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Detroit got goals from Todd Bertuzzi and Gustav Nyquist in the victory. Bertuzzi opened the scoring at 14:01 of the first period.
Jimmy Howard stopped 19 of 20 Montreal shots in the victory.
Brian Gionta scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Jimmy Howard.
Montreal got a 28-stop effort from Peter Budaj in the loss.
Detroit scored 1 time on 1 chances on the power play, while Montreal went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 30-20.
Next game, Detroit takes its act on the road to face Ottawa looking for another win. For Montreal, they head on the road to face Pittsburgh.