The battle between the Penguins and Flyers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Philadelphia was handed a 10-3 defeat on Wednesday at Wells Fargo Center.
Pittsburgh won as a +107 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 6.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jordan Staal (3), Evgeni Malkin (2), Steve Sullivan, Pascal Dupuis, Sidney Crosby, Matt Niskanen, and Kris Letang each scored for the Penguins in the victory. Malkin opened the scoring for Pittsburgh, finding the back of the net at 3:37 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Pascal Dupuis and Richard Park.
Marc-Andre Fleury turned in a 22-save effort for the Penguins.
Kimmo Timonen, Claude Giroux, and Jakub Voracek scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Marc-Andre Fleury.
Philadelphia got a 13-stop effort from Sergei Bobrovsky in the loss.
Pittsburgh scored 4 times on 9 chances on the power play, while Philadelphia went 3-for-5 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh outshot Philadelphia 36-25 in the game.