Recap - Stars Defeat Philadelphia 5-1
|Recap - Stars Defeat Philadelphia 5-1|
Philadelphia couldn't hang with the Stars on Saturday as Dallas blasted the Flyers 5-1 at American Airlines Center.
Dallas was favored by -125 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Dallas got goals from Tyler Seguin (3), Cody Eakin, and Valeri Nichushkin in the victory. Seguin opened the scoring at 0:39 of the second period.
Dan Ellis stopped 27 of 28 Philadelphia shots in the victory.
Andrej Meszaros scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Dan Ellis.
Philadelphia got a 22-stop effort from Steve Mason in the loss.
On the power play, Dallas went 0-for-5, while the Flyers were 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to Dallas by a margin of 34-28.
Next game, Dallas takes its act home to face Chicago looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head on the road to face Ottawa.