Montreal Ices Toronto 4-3 - Recap
Montreal got a pair of goals from Max Pacioretty as the Canadiens skated to a 4-3 victory over Toronto on Saturday at Bell Centre.
Montreal won as a -122 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Max Pacioretty (2), P.K. Subban, and Alex Galchenyuk each scored for the Canadiens in the victory. Galchenyuk opened the scoring for Montreal, finding the back of the net at 12:38 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Andrei Markov.
Peter Budaj stopped 22 of 25 Toronto shots in the victory.
Toronto got goals from James van Riemsdyk (2) and Phil Kessel in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Toronto got a 26-stop effort from Jonathan Bernier in the loss.
On the power play, Montreal went 2-for-5, while the Maple Leafs were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Toronto lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 30-25.
Next game, Montreal takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Columbus.