Boston Ices Philadelphia 6-0 - Recap
The battle between the Bruins and Flyers didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Philadelphia was handed a 6-0 defeat on Saturday at Wells Fargo Center.
Boston was favored by -130 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Zdeno Chara, Daniel Paille, Nathan Horton, Benoit Pouliot, Milan Lucic, and Tyler Seguin each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Pouliot opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 0:27 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Rich Peverley.
Tim Thomas stopped 31 of 31 Philadelphia shots in the victory.
Philadelphia got a 15-stop effort from Ilya Bryzgalov in the loss.
On the power play, Boston went 3-for-8, while the Flyers were 0-for-6 with the man advantage.
Boston outshot Philadelphia 37-31 in the game.
Boston heads into a battle against the Canadiens. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Colorado.