Photos: Habs beat Bruins 6-4

 

 
 
 
 
The Montreal Canadiens' Brendan Gallagher celebrates his game-winning goal against the Boston Bruins during the third period of the Habs' home opener Thursday at Bell Centre.
 
 

The Montreal Canadiens' Brendan Gallagher celebrates his game-winning goal against the Boston Bruins during the third period of the Habs' home opener Thursday at Bell Centre.

Photograph by: John Mahoney, The GAZETTE

The Montreal Canadiens beat the Boston Bruins 6-4 on Thursday. Here's a look at the action.

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The Montreal Canadiens' Brendan Gallagher celebrates his game-winning goal against the Boston Bruins during the third period of the Habs' home opener Thursday at Bell Centre.
 

The Montreal Canadiens' Brendan Gallagher celebrates his game-winning goal against the Boston Bruins during the third period of the Habs' home opener Thursday at Bell Centre.

Photograph by: John Mahoney, The GAZETTE

 
The Montreal Canadiens' Brendan Gallagher celebrates his game-winning goal against the Boston Bruins during the third period of the Habs' home opener Thursday at Bell Centre.
The Montreal Canadiens' Brendan Gallagher, left, is congratulated by teammates following a goal past Boston Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask during third period of hockey action at Bell Centre on Thursday. The Canadiens beat the Bruins 6-4.
The Boston Bruins' Milan Lucic reacts as he is escorted off the ice by linesman Michel Cormier after receiving a minor penalty in the final seconds of their game against the Montreal Canadiens Thursday. The Canadiens beat the Bruins 6-4.
Boston Bruins Milan Lucic yells at a referee after coming out of the penalty box following a penalty during third period of the Habs-Bruins game. Lucic was given a 10-minute misconduct penalty for his actions.
Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price makes a save as Boston Bruins Zdeno Chara looks for a rebound during the Habs’ home opener Thursday at Bell Centre. The Habs’ Andrei Markov is at the bottom of the frame.
The Montreal Canadiens' David Desharnais has the puck knocked off his stick by Boston Bruins defenceman Zdeno Chara, 33, in front of goalie Tuuka Rask Thursday at Bell Centre.
The Montreal Canadiens' Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau, centre, celebrates his second-period goal against the Boston Bruins with team-mates Alexei Emelin, left, Alex Galchenyuk, right, and P.K. Subban during the Habs' home opener Thursday in Montreal.
Montreal Canadiens Andrei Markov blocks a shot in front of goalie Carey Price as Boston Bruins Zdeno Chara, 33, and Torey Krug try to dig it out during the Habs’ home opener on Thursday.
The Montreal Canadiens’ Tom Gilbert, left, clears Boston Bruin Carl Soderberg from in front of goalie Carey Price during the Habs’ home opener at Bell Centre on Thursday.
Montreal Canadiens Brendan Gallagher, left, David Desharnais and Max Pacioretty celebrate Pacioretty’s first-period goal against the Boston Bruins during the Habs’ home opener Thursday at Bell Centre.
The puck slides to the Montreal Canadiens’ Max Pacioretty from a rebound on David Desharnais’ shot in front of Boston Bruins goalie Tuuka Rask. Pacioretty put the puck in the net for a goal. Bruins defencemen Zdeno Chara and Adam McQuaid found themselves out of position.
The Montreal Canadiens’ Max Pacioretty scores a goal against Boston Bruins goalie Tuuka Rask with help from team mate David Desharnais. Bruins defencemen Zdeno Chara and Adam McQuaid found themselves out of position.
Sisters Darlene Steves, left, and Suzanne Pearson are at odds outside Bell Centre prior to the Habs’ home opener in Montreal on Thursday. Pearson now lives in Saskatchewan.
Montreal Canadiens fan Susie Sorrelle, who is from Montreal but currently living in Dallas, gets in the face of Boston Bruins fan Phil Anderson outside Bell Centre prior to the Habs’ home opener in Montreal on Thursday. The two had not met previously.
Former Montreal Canadiens goaltender Ken Dryden passes the torch to current Hab Carey Price during a ceremony prior to the home opener against the Boston Bruins in Montreal on Thursday.
Former Montreal Canadiens goaltender Ken Dryden raises the torch during a ceremony prior to the home opener against the Boston Bruins in Montreal on Thursday.
Former Montreal Canadiens goaltender Ken Dryden raises the torch during a ceremony prior to the home opener against the Boston Bruins in Montreal on Thursday.
Montreal Canadiens legend Guy Lafleur greets Habs fans Michael Palmer and his son Logan outside Bell Centre prior to the start of the Habs’ home opener in Montreal Thursday. The Palmers are from Toronto.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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