Philadelphia vs Boston Recap - Bruins Win 7-5
The Flyers came up short Thursday against the Bruins, falling 7-5.
Boston won as a -116 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Mark Recchi, Zdeno Chara, Michael Ryder, Gregory Campbell, Patrice Bergeron, Brad Marchand, and Steve Kampfer each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Chara opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 18:16 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Marc Savard and David Krejci.
Tim Thomas stopped 30 of 35 Philadelphia shots in the victory.
Sean O'Donnell, Danny Briere, Scott Hartnell, Nikolay Zherdev, and Jeff Carter scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Tim Thomas.
Philadelphia got a 30-stop effort from Brian Boucher in the loss.
Boston scored 1 time on 5 chances on the power play, while Philadelphia went 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to Boston by a margin of 37-35.
Next game, Boston takes its act home to face Pittsburgh looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head on the road to face Atlanta.