Montreal, QC (SportsNetwork.com) - Michael Frolik scored the winner in the
third period and Al Montoya made 30 saves as the Winnipeg Jets took a 2-1 win
over the Montreal Canadiens on Sunday.
Tobias Enstrom scored the other goal for the Jets, who have won four of their
Brian Gionta scored the only goal and Carey Price allowed both goals on 33
shots for the Canadiens, who have lost their past two games.
The winning goal came at 1:04 of the third due to a mistake from Price.
Montreal's goaltender came out of the net to his right to play the puck, but
Andrew Ladd flew in and knocked it behind the net. Ladd then quickly threw a
pass over to the right side and Frolik snapped it into the net before Price
could re-establish himself.
From there, it was all Montoya as he turned away all 10 shots he faced in the
final period to seal the victory.
After a scoreless first period, the Jets took a 1-0 lead at 9:13 of the second
as Enstrom received a pass along the left boards and went behind the net
before spinning around at the right and wristing in a shot for his sixth of
Montreal, though, tied the game at 17:06 of the second as Tomas Plekanec
slipped a backhand pass from the right boards to the slot where Gionta quickly
switched from the backhand to the forehand and snapped a shot past Montoya's
Montreal hosts Calgary on Tuesday ... Winnipeg continues its four-game road
trip in Carolina on Tuesday ... The Canadiens had won six straight against the
Jets, including a 3-0 win in Winnipeg back on Oct. 15 ... Both teams were 0-
for-3 on the power play.
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