Philadelphia vs Montreal Recap - Flyers Win 7-3
|Philadelphia vs Montreal Recap - Flyers Win 7-3|
Philadelphia cruised to victory on Monday, earning an easy 7-3 win over the Canadiens at Bell Centre.
Philadelphia won as a +165 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Philadelphia got goals from Scott Hartnell (3), Claude Giroux, Jakub Voracek, Wayne Simmonds, and Erik Gustafsson in the victory. Simmonds opened the scoring at 2:45 of the first period.
Ilya Bryzgalov turned in a 25-save effort for the Flyers.
Max Pacioretty, Brendan Gallagher, and Alex Galchenyuk scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Ilya Bryzgalov.
Carey Price stopped 23 of 29 shots for the Canadiens, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 2-for-11, while the Canadiens were 2-for-3 with the man advantage.
Montreal lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 33-28.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face New York looking for another win. For Montreal, they head on the road to face Pittsburgh.