The Montreal Canadiens (27-24-4) bested the Tampa Bay Lightning (29-20-4) 4-2 at the Bell Center on Tuesday night.
Montreal forwards Brendan Gallagher and Devante Smith-Pelly both scored a goal while forward Tomas Plekanec had a pair.
Tampa Bay forward Valtteri Filppula scores 40 seconds into the second period to make it 1-1 and defenseman Victor Headman scored midway through the third to make it 4-2.
The Habs have won 3 straight games for the first time in 2016. While the Lightning drop 2 in a row
Three Stars Of The Game
1. Tomas Plekanec – Plekanec had 2 goals and an assist for a 3 point night
2. Ben Scrivens – Scrivens stopped 37 shots from the Lightning
3. Brendan Gallagher – Gallagher had the first goal of the game and an assist.