Philadelphia Ices Buffalo 4-3 - Recap
The Sabres came up short Tuesday against the Flyers, falling 4-3.
Bettors who backed the Flyers were rewarded as -142 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.
Vincent Lecavalier, Scott Hartnell, Jakub Voracek, and Brayden Schenn each scored for the Flyers in the victory. Voracek opened the scoring for Philadelphia, finding the back of the net at 1:40 of the second period. The goal was assisted by Wayne Simmonds and Scott Hartnell.
Steve Mason turned in a 16-save effort for the Flyers.
Matt D'Agostini, Cody Hodgson, and Tyler Ennis scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
Jhonas Enroth stopped 29 of 33 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 2-for-6, while the Sabres were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot Buffalo 33-19 in the game.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face Nashville looking for another win. For Buffalo, they head on the road to face Toronto.