Nashville 1 0 0—1
Montreal 0 0 2—2

First Period_1, Nashville, Ellis 11 (Subban, Fisher), 18:25 (pp). Penalties_Watson, NSH, (cross checking), 12:15; Shaw, MTL, (interference), 17:50.

Second Period_None. Penalties_Jarnkrok, NSH, (high sticking), 1:35; Watson, NSH, (delay of game), 19:38.

Third Period_2, Montreal, Gallagher 7 (Galchenyuk), 10:55. 3, Montreal, Byron 15, 19:51. Penalties_Plekanec, MTL, (hooking), 12:04.

Shots on Goal_Nashville 8-9-8_25. Montreal 5-13-8_26.

Power-play opportunities_Nashville 1 of 2; Montreal 0 of 3.

Goalies_Nashville, Rinne 25-16-6 (26 shots-24 saves). Montreal, Price 28-16-5 (25-24).

A_21,288 (21,273). T_2:39.

Referees_Jean Hebert, Steve Kozari. Linesmen_David Brisebois, Ryan Galloway.