NHL: Montreal 4, Florida 1

Jan. 22, 2013 at 11:49 PM

MONTREAL, Jan. 22 (UPI) -- Andrei Markov netted a pair of goals for Montreal Tuesday and the Canadiens logged their first victory of the season with a 4-1 decision over Florida.

Carey Price stopped 27-of-28 shots for the Habs, who bounced back after falling to Toronto in Saturday's season opener.

First-round draft pick Alex Galchenyuk fired in his first NHL goal and Tomas Plekanec added a tally in the Canadiens' victory.

Tomas Kopecky scored for the Panthers, who fell to 1-2 to start the season.

Scott Clemmensen, who entered the contest with a 6-0-0 career record against Montreal, was touched for four goals on 33 shots in the loss.

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