Flyers Down New York 4-1 - Match Report
Philadelphia got a pair of goals from Nikolay Zherdev as the Flyers skated to a 4-1 victory over New York on Saturday at Wells Fargo Center.
Philadelphia was favored by -148 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Philadelphia got goals from Nikolay Zherdev (2), Andreas Nodl, and Ville Leino in the victory. Zherdev opened the scoring at 9:06 of the second period.
Brian Boucher turned in a 24-save effort for the Flyers.
Derek Stepan scored for the Rangers, finding the net behind Brian Boucher.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 35 of 39 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 1-for-4, while the Rangers were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot New York 39-25 in the game.
Philadelphia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Panthers. The Rangers will aim to get back on the winning track vs Tampa Bay.