Philadelphia Ices Winnipeg 5-3 - Recap
|Philadelphia Ices Winnipeg 5-3 - Recap|
Brayden Schenn scored a pair of goals against the Jets as Philadelphia handed Winnipeg a 5-3 defeat on Saturday at Wells Fargo Center.
Philadelphia won as a -144 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Brayden Schenn (2), Claude Giroux, Wayne Simmonds, and Zac Rinaldo each scored for the Flyers in the victory. Schenn opened the scoring for Philadelphia, finding the back of the net at 15:18 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Danny Briere and Wayne Simmonds.
Ilya Bryzgalov turned in a 34-save effort for the Flyers.
Olli Jokinen, Evander Kane, and Alex Burmistrov scored for the Jets, finding the net behind Ilya Bryzgalov.
Ondrej Pavelec stopped 34 of 38 shots for the Jets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Philadelphia scored 3 times on 6 chances on the power play, while Winnipeg went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Winnipeg lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 39-37.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face Toronto looking for another win. For Winnipeg, they head on the road to face New Jersey.