The Florida Panthers were decisively beaten by the Montreal Canadiens, 5 to 2, on December 29, 2008.

Final

MTL

Canadiens

20-9-6

5

FLA

Panthers

16-15-5

2

Team

MTL

FLA

1

1

1

2

2

1

3

2

0

Total

5

2

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

MTL

FLA

Panthers

Michael Frolik (EV) assisted by Brett McLean

0

1

Canadiens

Alex Kovalev (PP) assisted by Andrei Kostitsyn and Andrei Markov

1

1

2nd period

MTL

FLA

Canadiens

Tomas Plekanec (SH) assisted by Roman Hamrlik

2

1

Panthers

David Booth (EV) unassisted

2

2

Canadiens

Maxim Lapierre (EV) assisted by Tom Kostopoulos and Steve Begin

3

2

3rd period

MTL

FLA

Canadiens

Maxim Lapierre (EV) assisted by Guillaume Latendresse

4

2

Canadiens

Maxim Lapierre (SH-EN) unassisted

5

2