facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

NHL: Montreal 3, Nashville 2

Jan. 15, 2009 at 10:48 PM   |   Comments

MONTREAL, Jan. 15 (UPI) -- Andrei Markov produced a goal and an assist Thursday night to keep the Montreal Canadiens hot with a 3-2 victory over Nashville.

The Canadiens have won five out of six and eight out of 10, but remain a dozen points behind the leading Boston Bruins in the Northeast Division.

Guillaume Latendresse and Andrei Kostitsyn scored the other Montreal goals and Jaroslav Halak made 23 saves in his seventh consecutive start.

Kostitsyn put the Canadiens in front for good at 2-1 with a power-play goal midway through the second period.

J.P. Dumont and Vernon Fiddler scored for Nashville, which had won three out of four. Pekka Rinne made 17 saves in the loss.

Montreal played its final home contest before playing host to the NHL All-Star Game Jan. 24.

© 2009 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
NCAA Game Summary - Miami-Florida at Nebraska
2
UPI Sports Schedule for Saturday, September 20
3
Abdullah leads No. 24 Nebraska over Miami
4
Perine, No. 4 Oklahoma trample West Virginia
5
UPI Sports Results for September 19, 2014 UPI Sports Results for September 19, 2014
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback