Pittsburgh vs Philadelphia Recap - Flyers Win 5-1
The battle between the Flyers and Penguins didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Pittsburgh was handed a 5-1 defeat on Sunday at Wells Fargo Center.
Philadelphia won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7 were rewarded at the payout window.
Philadelphia got goals from Danny Briere, Scott Hartnell, Claude Giroux, Brayden Schenn, and Erik Gustafsson in the victory. Giroux opened the scoring at 0:32 of the first period.
Ilya Bryzgalov turned in a 30-save effort for the Flyers.
Evgeni Malkin scored for the Penguins, finding the net behind Ilya Bryzgalov.
Pittsburgh got a 18-stop effort from Marc-Andre Fleury in the loss.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 1-for-3, while the Penguins were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to Pittsburgh by a margin of 31-23.