Galchenyuk's OT goal gives Canadiens 2-1 win over Wings

Linesman Bryan Pancich pulls apart Montreal Canadiens left wing Phillip Danault (24) and Detroit Red Wings center Luke Glendening (41) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016, in Detroit. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
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DETROIT (AP) Alex Galchenyuk scored at 3:37 of overtime, and the NHL-leading Montreal Canadiens beat the Detroit Red Wings 2-1 on Saturday night.

Brendan Gallagher also scored for Montreal, which improved to 16-4-2. Carey Price stopped 32 shots.

Justin Abdelkader scored for Detroit (10-11-1), and Petr Mrazek made 22 saves.

Galchenyuk finished off a 2-on-1 by one-timing a pass from Alexander Radulov past Mrazek from the bottom of the left circle. It was Galchenyuk's ninth goal.