Boston, MA (Sports Network) - Brendan Gallagher netted the winner in the sixth
round of the shootout, as Montreal downed Boston, 6-5, in a battle for
Northeast Division supremacy at TD Garden.
Neither shooter from either side scored through the first 10 chances. Peter
Budaj stopped Rich Peverley to open the final round, and then Gallagher
ended the contest by slipping his shot through the pads of Tuukka Rask.
Michael Ryder tallied twice, with Gallagher, P.K. Subban and Andrei Markov
once each for the Canadiens, who moved atop the division by point over their
Starter Carey Price allowed four goals on 26 shots in two periods before
finding the bench. Budaj ended regulation with 14 saves.
Patrice Bergeron registered a goal and three assists for the Bruins, who have
lost four of their last six.
Tyler Seguin added a score and two helpers, Brad Marchand and Nathan Horton
also lit the lamp, but Rask allowed five goals on 28 shots in the setback.
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