Pittsburgh Ices Philadelphia 5-1 - Recap
|Pittsburgh Ices Philadelphia 5-1 - Recap|
Pittsburgh cruised to victory on Saturday, earning an easy 5-1 win over the Flyers at Wells Fargo Center.
Pittsburgh won as a +145 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got goals from Sidney Crosby (2), Matt Cooke, Chris Kunitz, and Mark Letestu in the victory. Kunitz opened the scoring at 11:31 of the first period.
Brent Johnson stopped 29 of 30 Philadelphia shots in the victory.
Philadelphia got a goal from Danny Briere in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 27 of 31 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Pittsburgh scored 2 times on 8 chances on the power play, while Philadelphia went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Pittsburgh outshot Philadelphia 32-30 in the game.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Senators. The Flyers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Anaheim.