facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

NHL: Montreal 4, Buffalo 3 (SO)

Feb. 17, 2012 at 11:18 PM   |   Comments

BUFFALO, N.Y., Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Max Pacioretty and David Desharnais scored in the opening two rounds of the shootout Friday to bring the Montreal Canadiens a 4-3 decision over Buffalo.

The Canadiens won for the first time in three games and extended the Sabres' losing streak to four.

Montreal's Carey Price gave up the game-tying goal to Tyler Ennis with 8:05 to play in the third period, but he shut down Brad Boyes and Jason Pominville in the shootout to secure the victory. Price finished with 27 saves.

Both sides scored twice in the opening period and Montreal took a 3-2 lead in the second on Chris Campoli's goal with 8:32 left in the stanza.

Ryan Miller stopped 16-of-19 shots in regulation and overtime for the Sabres.

© 2012 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
Andrew Hawkins jokingly kicks out 2-year-old son after learning he's not his favorite player Andrew Hawkins jokingly kicks out 2-year-old son after learning he's not his favorite player
2
WATCH: Eric Bledsoe shakes Clippers guard all the way off the court WATCH: Eric Bledsoe shakes Clippers guard all the way off the court
3
Gary Stevens accepts Breeders' Cup mount
4
NCAA Game Summary - Miami-Florida at Virginia Tech
5
Lions bring stingy defense to London, aim to ground Falcons
Trending News
Around the Web
x
Feedback