The Montreal Canadiens decisively defeated the New Jersey Devils, 5 to 2, on December 8, 2016.

Final

NJD

Devils

12-8-6

2

MTL

Canadiens

18-6-3

5

Team

NJD

MTL

1

1

2

2

0

1

3

1

2

Total

2

5

Summary

Team Stats

Player Stats

1st period

NJD

MTL

Canadiens

Phillip Danault (EV) assisted by Andrew Shaw and Nathan Beaulieu

0

1

Devils

Adam Henrique (EV) assisted by Taylor Hall and P.A. Parenteau

1

1

Canadiens

Torrey Mitchell (EV) assisted by Zach Redmond and Brendan Gallagher

1

2

2nd period

NJD

MTL

Canadiens

Artturi Lehkonen (EV) assisted by Phillip Danault and Andrew Shaw

1

3

3rd period

NJD

MTL

Canadiens

Max Pacioretty (EV) unassisted

1

4

Devils

Taylor Hall (PP) assisted by Adam Henrique and Kyle Palmieri

2

4

Canadiens

Torrey Mitchell (EV) assisted by Paul Byron and Brendan Gallagher

2

5