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Brandon Prust scores on late breakaway, Canadiens beat Avalanche 3-2 in Quebec City

  • Montreal Canadiens goalie Dustin Tokarski stops the puck against Colorado Avalanche's Jarome Iginla during the first period of an NHL preseason hockey game Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Quebec City. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Clement Allard)

    Montreal Canadiens goalie Dustin Tokarski stops the puck against Colorado Avalanche's Jarome Iginla during the first period of an NHL preseason hockey game Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Quebec City. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Clement Allard)  (The Associated Press)

  • CORRECTS TO AVALANCHE, INSTEAD OF ROCKIES  - Montreal Canadiens goalie Dustin Tokarski looks to the side as Colorado Avalanche's Jarome Iginla takes a fall in front of the net during the first period of an NHL preseason hockey game Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Quebec City. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Clement Allard)

    CORRECTS TO AVALANCHE, INSTEAD OF ROCKIES - Montreal Canadiens goalie Dustin Tokarski looks to the side as Colorado Avalanche's Jarome Iginla takes a fall in front of the net during the first period of an NHL preseason hockey game Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Quebec City. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Clement Allard)  (The Associated Press)

  • CORRECTS TO AVALANCHE, INSTEAD OF ROCKIES  - Montreal Canadiens' Sven Andrighetto (58) pushes Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov (1) during the first period of an NHL preseason hockey game Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Quebec City. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Clement Allard)

    CORRECTS TO AVALANCHE, INSTEAD OF ROCKIES - Montreal Canadiens' Sven Andrighetto (58) pushes Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov (1) during the first period of an NHL preseason hockey game Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, in Quebec City. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Clement Allard)  (The Associated Press)

Brandon Prust scored on a breakaway with 5:29 left in the third period to help the Montreal Canadiens beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-2 in an exhibition game Friday night.

Jiri Sekac and Sven Andrighetto also scored for Montreal (3-0-0), a 3-2 overtime winner over Colorado on Thursday night in Montreal. Erik Johnson and Ryan O'Reilly scored for Colorado (0-3-1).

The Avalanche left Quebec for Colorado in 1995.