Montreal Ices Winnipeg 3-0 - Recap
Montreal's defense, led by netminder Carey Price, shut down Winnipeg 3-0 at MTS Centre on on Tuesday.
Montreal won as a -120 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Montreal got goals from Daniel Briere, Brandon Prust, and P.K. Subban in the victory. Prust opened the scoring at 2:06 of the first period.
Carey Price turned in a 35-save effort for the Canadiens.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 22 of 24 shots for the Jets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Montreal went 1-for-5, while the Jets were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Winnipeg by a margin of 35-25.
Next game, Montreal takes its act home to face Columbus looking for another win. For Winnipeg, they head home to face St. Louis.