Sports Defenseman Petry scores twice, Canadiens top Ducks 5-2

06:11  04 february  2018
06:11  04 february  2018 Source:   msn.com

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MONTREAL — Getting a goal against his former team was sweet for Logan Shaw. The right winger started a three-goal first period that led the Montreal Canadiens to a 5 - 2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday. Montreal claimed Shaw on waivers from Anaheim on Jan.

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Anaheim Ducks right wing Corey Perry (10) moves in on Montreal Canadiens goaltender Antti Niemi (37) as center Byron Froese (42) defends during the second period of an NHL hockey of an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)© Provided by Associated Press Anaheim Ducks right wing Corey Perry (10) moves in on Montreal Canadiens goaltender Antti Niemi (37) as center Byron Froese (42) defends during the second period of an NHL hockey of an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP) MONTREAL (AP) Defenseman Jeff Petry scored two goals as the Montreal Canadiens ended a three-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday.

Logan Shaw, Joe Morrow and David Schlemko also scored for the Canadiens.

Corey Perry and Rikard Rakell scored for Anaheim, which was coming off an overtime loss in Ottawa on Thursday night.

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Defenseman Jeff Petry scored two goals as the Montreal Canadiens ended a three-game losing streak with a 5 - 2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks . To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs. Defenseman Petry scores twice , Canadiens

MONTREAL (AP) Getting a goal against his former team was sweet for Logan Shaw. The right winger started a three-goal first period that led the Montreal Canadiens to a 5 - 2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday. Montreal claimed Shaw on waivers from Anaheim on Jan.

The Ducks outshot Montreal 45-29, but Antti Niemi, starting in place of Carey Price, made several brilliant stops. He also won his last start, Jan. 19 against Washington.

The Ducks led 9-0 in shots just under six minutes into the game, but the Canadiens then scored three times on seven attempts to chase starter Ryan Miller at 10:13 in favor of Reto Berra, who was called up on Friday to replace the injured John Gibson.

Shaw, who was claimed on waivers from Anaheim on Jan. 15, scored his first as a Canadien at 6:16 when he banged in a Byron Froese pass from the edge of the crease. Two minutes later, Morrow added one on a power play on a one-timer of Victor Mete's pass from the right point.

Montreal Canadiens' Logan Shaw (49) celebrates with Nicolas Deslauriers (20) after scoring against the Anaheim Ducks during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)© Provided by Associated Press Montreal Canadiens' Logan Shaw (49) celebrates with Nicolas Deslauriers (20) after scoring against the Anaheim Ducks during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)

Alex Galchenyuk slid a pass to Schlemko to score from the slot, and that was it for Miller.

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The New York Times. Hockey| Defenseman Petry Scores Twice , Canadiens Top Ducks 5 - 2 . The Canadiens had scored only one goal in their previous two games, but their power play came to life against the Ducks , producing three goals on seven chances.

MONTREAL (AP) Getting a goal against his former team was sweet for Logan Shaw.

Berra lunged for but couldn't reach Petry's slow-moving shot along the ice 3:45 into the second frame.

Perry put Anaheim on the board during a two-man advantage at 8:32 as he beat Niemi from the edge of the crease, and Rakell followed in to score on Nick Ritchie's rebound with 7:45 remaining.

Montreal Canadiens goaltender Antti Niemi (37) celebrates with teammates Tomas Plekanec (14) and Alex Galchenyuk (27) after defeating the Anaheim Ducks 5-2 in an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)© Provided by Associated Press Montreal Canadiens goaltender Antti Niemi (37) celebrates with teammates Tomas Plekanec (14) and Alex Galchenyuk (27) after defeating the Anaheim Ducks 5-2 in an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)

Petry picked the top corner on a power play with just over four minutes left in the third.

Anaheim Ducks goaltender Reto Berra (1) makes a glove save as Montreal Canadiens right wing Brendan Gallagher (11) looks for a rebound during the second period of an NHL hockey of an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)© Provided by Associated Press Anaheim Ducks goaltender Reto Berra (1) makes a glove save as Montreal Canadiens right wing Brendan Gallagher (11) looks for a rebound during the second period of an NHL hockey of an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)

NOTES: Canadiens forward Jonathan Drouin left early in the second period after being hit by a slap shot from teammate Karl Alzner. ... Jacques Demers, who coached Montreal to its last Stanley Cup in 1993, got a big ovation when he was shown on the scoreboard. Demers made a rare visit since a 2016 stroke left him with limited mobility.

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The Canadiens had scored only one goal in their previous two games, but their power play came to life against the Ducks , producing three goals on seven chances. Petry picked the top corner on a power play with 4:14 left in third.

The Canadiens had scored only one goal in their previous two games, but their power play came to life against the Ducks , producing three goals on seven chances. Petry picked the top corner on a power play with 4:14 left in third.

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Montreal Canadiens right wing Logan Shaw (49) moves in on Anaheim Ducks goaltender Reto Berra (1) during the second period of an NHL hockey of an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)© Provided by Associated Press Montreal Canadiens right wing Logan Shaw (49) moves in on Anaheim Ducks goaltender Reto Berra (1) during the second period of an NHL hockey of an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP) Anaheim Ducks goaltender Ryan Miller (30) is scored on by Montreal Canadiens defenseman David Schlemko (not shown) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)© Provided by Associated Press Anaheim Ducks goaltender Ryan Miller (30) is scored on by Montreal Canadiens defenseman David Schlemko (not shown) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Montreal, Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press via AP)

Canadiens: Host Ottawa on Sunday.

Ducks: Play at Toronto on Monday night.

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Plekanec moves up scoring list in Habs win .
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