Carolina 5, Montreal 1
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 Total
Carolina 2 2 1 5 Final 
Montreal 0 1 0 1  
 Scoring Summary  
 1st Period
 Carolina3:51, Erik Cole 5 (Matt Cullen, Ray Whitney) 
 Carolina12:13, Eric Staal 15 (power play) (Justin Williams, Scott Walker) 
 2nd Period
 Montreal9:36, Andrei Kostitsyn 4 (power play) (Alexei Kovalev, Tomas Plekanec) 
 Carolina11:46, Rod Brind'Amour 14 (Chad LaRose, Justin Williams) 
 Carolina19:26, Ray Whitney 13 (Dennis Seidenberg, Matt Cullen) 
 3rd Period
 Carolina6:28, Ray Whitney 14 (Erik Cole, Matt Cullen) 
 Team Shots on Goal Faceoffs Power Plays
  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Won Lost   Converted Total
  Carolina 18 12 6 36   27 40   1
  Montreal 8 15 13 36   40 27   1
 Carolina
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  C. Ward  36   35 
 
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  R. Brind'Amour  20:39 1 0 +1 2
  E. Cole  17:25 1 1 +2 5
  M. Cullen  15:55 0 3 +2 0
  T. Gleason  19:52 0 0 0 1
  B. Hedican  19:31 0 0 +1 0
  F. Kaberle  17:07 0 0 +2 2
  C. LaRose  19:02 0 1 +1 3
  A. Ladd  07:58 0 0 0 1
  T. Letowski  10:57 0 0 0 0
  D. Seidenberg  18:11 0 1 0 3
  E. Staal  16:56 1 0 0 2
  C. Stillman  17:09 0 0 0 2
  D. Tanabe  12:49 0 0 +2 0
  S. Walker  11:26 0 1 0 4
  N. Wallin  15:57 0 0 +1 0
  G. Wesley  18:13 0 0 0 0
  R. Whitney  14:01 2 1 +2 9
  J. Williams  17:27 0 2 +1 2
 
 Montreal
 Goalies       Shots   Saves 
  C. Price  30   26 
  J. Halak  6  
 Skaters TOI G A +/- SOG PIM 
  F. Bouillon  14:32 0 0 0 1
  P. Brisebois  16:31 0 0 -1 3
  K. Chipchura  10:41 0 0 -1 1
  M. Dandenault  10:54 0 0 -2 1
  R. Hamrlik  23:35 0 0 -2 0
  C. Higgins  16:54 0 0 -1 4
  S. Koivu  17:16 0 0 -1 2
  M. Komisarek  15:38 0 0 0 4 17 
  A. Kostitsyn  19:48 1 0 0 4
  T. Kostopoulos  12:33 0 0 0 4
  A. Kovalev  20:51 0 1 0 4
  M. Lapierre  12:50 0 0 0 2
  G. Latendresse  11:18 0 0 -2 1
  A. Markov  25:29 0 0 -1 1
  R. O'Byrne  19:18 0 0 -2 0
  T. Plekanec  19:13 0 1 -1 2
  M. Ryder  15:03 0 0 -1 0
  M. Streit  15:46 0 0 0 2
 Penalty Summary
 1st Period
 Montreal holding - 2 min 10:26, A. Kovalev
 2nd Period
 Montreal fighting - 5 min 0:36, M. Komisarek
 Carolina fighting - 5 min 0:36, S. Walker
 Carolina boarding - 2 min 0:36, S. Walker
 Montreal instigator - 2 min 0:36, M. Komisarek
 Montreal misconduct - 10 min 0:36, M. Komisarek
 Carolina hooking - 2 min 8:31, E. Staal
 Carolina hooking - 2 min 13:26, D. Tanabe
 Montreal high sticking - 2 min 19:22, S. Koivu
 3rd Period
 Carolina tripping - 2 min 3:42, C. LaRose
 Carolina hooking - 2 min 10:02, C. LaRose
 Carolina tripping - 2 min 12:10, E. Cole
 Carolina tripping - 2 min 12:38, C. LaRose

Updated on Saturday, Dec 8, 2007 11:25 pm ET

 
  Three Stars
R. Whitney
R. Whitney
Hurricanes - LW
Goals: 2
Assists: 1
M. Cullen
M. Cullen
Hurricanes - C
Goals: 0
Assists: 3
E. Cole
E. Cole
Hurricanes - LW
Goals: 1
Assists: 1