Pittsburgh vs Philadelphia Recap - Penguins Win 2-1
|Pittsburgh vs Philadelphia Recap - Penguins Win 2-1|
Pittsburgh earned a 2-1 victory over Philadelphia on Thursday, but needed a shootout to do it at Wells Fargo Center.
The Penguins were a +125 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Chris Kunitz clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 4 for the Penguins. Pittsburgh got goals from Tyler Kennedy in the victory. Kennedy opened the scoring at 1:01 of the second period.
Marc-Andre Fleury stopped 19 of 20 Philadelphia shots in the victory.
Philadelphia got a goal from Mike Richards in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 30 of 31 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Pittsburgh went 1-for-2, while the Flyers were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 31-20.
Pittsburgh looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Devils. The Flyers will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.