Hurricanes Down Philadelphia 2-1 - Match Report
|Hurricanes Down Philadelphia 2-1 - Match Report|
The Hurricanes earned a 2-1 victory over the Flyers on Tuesday at PNC Arena.
Carolina was an underdog by +103 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Manny Malhotra and Jordan Staal each scored for the Hurricanes in the victory. Staal opened the scoring for Carolina, finding the back of the net at 19:07 of the third period. The goal was assisted by Eric Staal and Jiri Tlusty.
Justin Peters stopped 28 of 29 Philadelphia shots in the victory.
Philadelphia got a goal from Scott Hartnell in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Steve Mason stopped 36 of 38 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Carolina went 0-for-4, while the Flyers were 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to Carolina by a margin of 38-29.
Carolina looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Islanders. The Flyers will aim to get back on the winning track vs New Jersey.