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[Highlight] Ilya Kovalchuk puts Montreal ahead on the power play

The winger did precisely what Marc Bergevin hoped his arrival would bring.

Montreal Canadiens v Philadelphia Flyers Photo by Mitchell Leff/Getty Images

In an attempt to screen Shea Weber’s point shot, Nick Cousins instead ended up blocking it instead. The impact only scrubbed some of the momentum off the puck, as it spilled through to the crease, where Ilya Kovalchuk pounced on it to put Montreal in the lead.