Phoenix Falls 3-1 to Hurricanes - Recap
|Phoenix Falls 3-1 to Hurricanes - Recap|
The Hurricanes earned a 3-1 victory over Phoenix on Saturday behind a 37-save performance from Justin Peters at Jobing.com Arena.
Carolina was an underdog by +144 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Carolina got goals from Eric Staal, Nathan Gerbe, and Jeff Skinner in the victory. Gerbe opened the scoring at 8:50 of the second period.
Justin Peters stopped 37 of 38 Phoenix shots in the victory.
Paul Bissonnette scored for the Coyotes, finding the net behind Justin Peters.
Mike Smith stopped 30 of 32 shots for the Coyotes, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Carolina scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Phoenix went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Carolina lost the shots on goal battle to Phoenix by a margin of 38-33.
Carolina heads into a battle against the Capitals. Phoenix, meanwhile, will have their next action against Montreal.