Tomas Plekanec scored a tiebreaking goal on a power play at 5:31 of the third period to lift the Montreal Canadiens to their fourth straight win, 4-3 over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night.
Canadiens rookies Alex Galchenyuk and Brendan Gallagher each had two points in their first game since it was confirmed they would stay with the NHL club. Galagher scored for a second straight game for Montreal.
Rene Bourque and Erik Cole each had their first goal of the season for Montreal, while Olli Jokinen had his first goal as a Jet.
Nik Antropov and Blake Wheeler also scored for Winnipeg, which ended a three-game winning streak.
Plekanec's shot from the right circle looked to go in off Ron Hainsey's stick. Andrei Markov and Rafael Diaz each earned his second point of the night on the play.
Bourque scored on a shot from outside the right circle on a power play that Ondrej Pavelec waved at 8:04 into the game.
Gallagher made it 2-0 with a shot off a rush that went in off the crossbar at ...