Philadelphia vs New Jersey Recap - Flyers Win 4-2
Danny Briere was the difference, potting a pair for Philadelphia on Thursday as the Flyers skated off with a 4-2 victory over the Devils at Prudential Center.
Philadelphia was favored by -155 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Philadelphia got goals from Danny Briere (2) and Scott Hartnell (2) in the victory. Hartnell opened the scoring at 15:46 of the second period.
Brian Boucher turned in a 18-save effort for the Flyers.
New Jersey got goals from Dainius Zubrus and David Clarkson in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Johan Hedberg stopped 16 of 20 shots for the Devils, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 0-for-4, while the Devils were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face New Jersey looking for another win. For New Jersey, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.