Montreal Falls 5-3 to Flyers - Recap
|Montreal Falls 5-3 to Flyers - Recap|
The Flyers beat Montreal 5-3 on Wednesday, earning a victory backstopped by Ilya Bryzgalov's 14 saves.
Philadelphia was an underdog by +127 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Simon Gagne, Jakub Voracek, Wayne Simmonds, Matt Read, and Sean Couturier each scored for the Flyers in the victory. Couturier opened the scoring for Philadelphia, finding the back of the net at 4:47 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Ruslan Fedotenko and Simon Gagne.
Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 14 of 17 Montreal shots in the victory.
Brandon Prust, David Desharnais, and Alexei Emelin scored for the Canadiens, finding the net behind Ilya Bryzgalov.
Montreal got a 29-stop effort from Carey Price in the loss.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 0-for-3, while the Canadiens were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot Montreal 34-17 in the game.
Philadelphia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Maple Leafs. The Canadiens will aim to get back on the winning track vs Winnipeg.