Posted November 10, 2011 on AP on Fox
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Josh Gorges scored 1:45 into overtime and the Montreal Canadiens edged the Phoenix Coyotes 3-2 on Thursday night. Brian Gionta had a goal and an assist, and Travis Moen also scored for the Canadiens, who snapped a two-game losing streak. Mikkel Boedker and Raffi Torres scored for the Coyotes, who lost for the second time in three games but have earned points in seven of eight. The Canadiens were playing without left wing Michael Cammalleri, who hurt his knee Tuesday against Edmonton. Torres tied the game with 14:50 left, taking advantage of a convenient bounce. Keith Yandle's initial rebound shot dropped into the crease, just to the left of goalie Carey Price's leg, and Torres flipped the puck into the open right side of the net to make it 2-2. Boedker gave Phoenix a 1-0 lead at 5:43 of the first. Cal O'Relly passed the puck from behind the net to Boedker on the doorstep in front of Price for an easy one-timed goal, his first since Oct. 13. Gionta made it 1-1 at 3:...
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