Philadelphia Skates Past Buffalo 4-2 - Recap
Brian Boucher stopped 35 of 37 shots fired at him by Buffalo, as the Flyers skated to a 4-2 victory Monday at HSBC Arena.
Philadelphia was an underdog by +105 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Philadelphia got goals from Danny Briere, Kimmo Timonen, Nikolay Zherdev, and Jeff Carter in the victory. Carter opened the scoring at 4:42 of the first period.
Brian Boucher turned in a 35-save effort for the Flyers.
Drew Stafford and Nathan Gerbe scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Brian Boucher.
Ryan Miller stopped 22 of 25 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 1-for-3, while the Sabres were 1-for-6 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to Buffalo by a margin of 37-26.