Caps top Canadiens behind Neuvirth's shutout

Michal Neuvirth made 31 saves en route to his 0, at Bell Centre.

Alex Ovechkin, Mathieu Perreault and Marcus Johansson scored for the Capitals, who bounced back from a 3-0 loss at home to the New York Islanders on Tuesday.

Carey Price was tagged for all three goals on just 16 shots in defeat for the Canadiens, who could not carry momentum over from a 4-1 win over the New York Rangers on Sunday.