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Montreal Canadiens Hand Florida Panthers Third Straight Loss to Start Preseason

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    Montreal Canadiens Hand Florida Panthers Third Straight Loss to Start Preseason
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    BATHURST, NEW BRUNSWICK - SEPTEMBER 18: Jonathan Huberdeau #11 of the Florida Panthers celebrates his goal against the Montreal Canadiens during the third period at the K.C. Irving Regional Centre on September 18, 2019 in Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada. (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/NHLI via Getty Images)

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    • Matthew Peca and Jeff Petry each had a goal and an asssit and Riley Barber also scored to help the Canadiens improve to 2-0.

    Alex Belzile scored a short-handed goal with less than five minutes remaining to give the Montreal Canadiens a 4-3 win over the Florida Panthers in Bathurst, New Brunswick.

    Matthew Peca and Jeff Petry each had a goal and an asssit and Riley Barber also scored to help the Canadiens improve to 2-0 in preseason play. Charlie Lindgren stopped 17 shots for Montreal.

    Evgenii Dadonov, Mike Hoffman and Jonathan Huberdeau had goals for Florida, which lost its third straight. Chris Driedger finished with 15 saves.

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