Semin scores OT goal, lifts Hurricanes to 5-4 win over Canadiens
Summary of 2 articles · Updated Dec 31, 2013
- Alexander Semin scored 3:27 into overtime, and the Carolina Hurricanes snapped a five-game losing streak with a come-from-behind, 5-4 victory against the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night. Montreal Canadiens' Max Pacioretty slips the puck past Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward for a goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Tuesday, Dec. Manny Malhotra scored the fourth goal in a seven-minute span for the Hurricanes, who had trailed 3-0 in the second period. Montreal defenceman P.K. Jeff Skinner scored a pair of power-play goals 37 seconds apart, and Eric Staal tied the game at 3 just 4:07 into the third period.