Canadiens Down Tampa Bay 3-2 - Match Report
|Canadiens Down Tampa Bay 3-2 - Match Report|
The Canadiens beat Tampa Bay 3-2 on Sunday, earning a victory backstopped by Carey Price's 27 saves.
The Canadiens were a -150 favorite in the win. The combined score pushed PUSH the total, which closed at 5.
Montreal got goals from Tomas Plekanec, Rene Bourque, and Brendan Gallagher in the victory. Bourque opened the scoring at 0:11 of the first period.
Carey Price stopped 27 of 29 Tampa Bay shots in the victory.
Matthew Carle and Ondrej Palat scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Carey Price.
Anders Lindback stopped 28 of 31 shots for the Lightning, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Montreal went 0-for-5, while the Lightning were 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Tampa Bay lost the shots on goal battle to Montreal by a margin of 31-29.