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Alex Galchenyuk scores in overtime, Canadiens beat Avalanche 3-2

  • Montreal Canadiens' Michael Bournival (49) and Colorado Avalanche's Gabriel Landeskog vie for the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey preseason game Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Ryan Remiorz)

    Montreal Canadiens' Michael Bournival (49) and Colorado Avalanche's Gabriel Landeskog vie for the puck during the first period of an NHL hockey preseason game Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Ryan Remiorz)  (The Associated Press)

  • Colorado Avalanche coach Patrick Roy looks up at the clock during the first period of an NHL hockey preseason game against the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Ryan Remiorz)

    Colorado Avalanche coach Patrick Roy looks up at the clock during the first period of an NHL hockey preseason game against the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Ryan Remiorz)  (The Associated Press)

  • Colorado Avalanche goalie Reto Berra lets in the first goal as Montreal Canadiens center David Desharnais (51) watches during the second period of an NHL hockey preseason game Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Ryan Remiorz)

    Colorado Avalanche goalie Reto Berra lets in the first goal as Montreal Canadiens center David Desharnais (51) watches during the second period of an NHL hockey preseason game Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Ryan Remiorz)  (The Associated Press)

Alex Galchenyuk scored at 3:28 of overtime to give the Montreal Canadiens a 3-2 exhibition victory over the Colorado Avalanche on Thursday night.

Galchenyuk stickhandled around Tyson Barrie and beat goalie Reto Berra with a quick shot just after a power play ended. Max Pacioretty and P.K. Subban also scored for Montreal (2-0-0).

Barrie and Gabriel Landeskog scored for Colorado (0-2-1).

The teams will meet again Friday night in Quebec City.

Carey Price allowed two goals on 10 shots before giving way to Peter Budaj halfway through the second period. Budaj stopped all 17 shots he faced.

Berra made 33 saves for Colorado.