Habs Defeated Senators 3-1
The Montreal Canadiens lead the Ottawa Senators by three points for first place in the Atlantic Division after defeating them for the third time in eight days, 3-1 at Bell Centre on Saturday.
Andrei Markov scored two goals in the second period to help Montreal defeat Ottawa, 3-1 and extends its lead in the Atlantic division. Markov had three points to match his season high. Shea Weber got Montreal on the board and gave the Canadiens a 1-0 lead through a powerplay goal assisted by Markov. It was Weber’s 12th powerplay goal.
Carey Price made 31 saves for the Canadiens (42-24-9).