New York Ices Philadelphia 5-2 - Recap
New York earned a 5-2 victory over Philadelphia behind a 2-goal performance from Rick Nash on Tuesday at Wells Fargo Center.
New York was an underdog by +110 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
New York got goals from Rick Nash (2), Brad Richards, Chris Kreider, and Derek Stepan in the victory. Nash opened the scoring at 14:54 of the first period.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 32-save effort for the Rangers.
Jakub Voracek and Wayne Simmonds scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 26 of 31 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, New York went 1-for-3, while the Flyers were 1-for-1 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 34-31.
Next game, New York takes its act on the road to face Ottawa looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head home to face New York.