New Jersey Falls 5-3 to Flyers - Recap
|New Jersey Falls 5-3 to Flyers - Recap|
The Flyers beat New Jersey 5-3 on Saturday, earning a victory backstopped by Sergei Bobrovsky's Sergei BobrovskySaves saves.
Philadelphia won as a -190 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Philadelphia got goals from Danny Briere, Jeff Carter, Mike Richards, Claude Giroux, and James van Riemsdyk in the victory. van Riemsdyk opened the scoring at 3:19 of the first period.
Sergei Bobrovsky turned in a 23-save effort for the Flyers.
Patrik Elias, Ilya Kovalchuk, and Travis Zajac scored for the Devils, finding the net behind Sergei Bobrovsky.
Johan Hedberg stopped 29 of 33 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Philadelphia scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while New Jersey went 2-for-3 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot New Jersey 34-26 in the game.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For New Jersey, they head on the road to face Pittsburgh.