New York vs Philadelphia Wrap - New York Wins 5-2
New York got 3 goals from Ryan Callahan en route to a 5-2 victory over Philadelphia on Saturday at Wells Fargo Center.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -114 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Ryan Callahan (3), Marian Gaborik, and Artem Anisimov each scored for the Rangers in the victory. Callahan opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 8:25 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Marian Gaborik and Brad Richards.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 31-save effort for the Rangers.
Philadelphia got goals from Claude Giroux and Wayne Simmonds in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Philadelphia got a 21-stop effort from Sergei Bobrovsky in the loss.
New York scored 3 times on 7 chances on the power play, while Philadelphia went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot New York 33-26 in the game.
New York heads into a battle against the Capitals. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Detroit.