Philadelphia Skates Past Detroit 3-2 - Recap
Philadelphia skated to a 3-2 victory over Detroit on Sunday in NHL action at Joe Louis Arena.
Philadelphia won as a +128 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Philadelphia got goals from Scott Hartnell, Dan Carcillo, and James van Riemsdyk in the victory. van Riemsdyk opened the scoring at 0:51 of the second period.
Brian Boucher turned in a 25-save effort for the Flyers.
Henrik Zetterberg and Valtteri Filppula scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Brian Boucher.
Jimmy Howard stopped 24 of 27 shots for the Red Wings, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 0-for-2, while the Red Wings were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot Detroit 32-27 in the game.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face New Jersey looking for another win. For Detroit, they head on the road to face Edmonton.