Wings Winless Streak Hits Six Games
Brendan Gallagher scored twice on the way to a 6-3 win over the Red Wings in Detroit.
Charles Hudon and Andrew Shaw scored 43 seconds apart for the Canadiens, who have won four games in a row. Alex Galchenyuk also scored for Montreal in the second, and Max Pacioretty added a goal in the third to help Claude Julien to his 100th win as Canadiens coach.
Anthony Mantha, Tomas Tatar and Frans Nielsen scored for Detroit. The Red Wings have lost six straight, although three of those defeats were in overtime.
Jimmy Howard made 19 saves in the Detroit loss while Carey Price turned aside 28 shots for Montreal.