Flyers Down Toronto 5-2 - Match Report
Philadelphia skated to a 5-2 victory over Toronto on Saturday in NHL action at Wells Fargo Center.
Philadelphia was favored by -165 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Danny Briere, Scott Hartnell, Blair Betts, Mike Richards, and Ville Leino each scored for the Flyers in the victory. Richards opened the scoring for Philadelphia, finding the back of the net at 17:08 of the first period. The goal was unassisted.
Brian Boucher turned in a 12-save effort for the Flyers.
Clarke MacArthur and Phil Kessel scored for the Maple Leafs, finding the net behind Brian Boucher.
Toronto got a 35-stop effort from Jean-Sebastien Giguere in the loss.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 1-for-6, while the Maple Leafs were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot Toronto 40-14 in the game.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face Columbus looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face Florida.