Pittsburgh earned a 6-4 victory over Philadelphia behind a 2-goal performance from Matt Cooke on Saturday at Wells Fargo Center.
Pittsburgh was an underdog by +100 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Matt Cooke (2), Pascal Dupuis, James Neal, Jordan Staal, and Dustin Jeffrey each scored for the Penguins in the victory. Cooke opened the scoring for Pittsburgh, finding the back of the net at 3:17 of the first period. The goal was unassisted.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 27-save effort for the Penguins.
Jaromir Jagr (2), Wayne Simmonds, and Eric Wellwood scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Philadelphia got a 14-stop effort from Sergei Bobrovsky in the loss.
Pittsburgh scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Philadelphia went 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 31-30.
Next game, Pittsburgh takes its act on the road to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head on the road to face Winnipeg.