Philadelphia vs San Jose Wrap - Philadelphia Wins 5-2
|Philadelphia vs San Jose Wrap - Philadelphia Wins 5-2|
The Flyers beat San Jose 5-2 on Monday, earning a victory backstopped by Steve Mason's 20 saves.
The Flyers were a +170 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Mark Streit, Claude Giroux, Jakub Voracek, Matt Read, and Michael Raffl each scored for the Flyers in the victory. Streit opened the scoring for Philadelphia, finding the back of the net at 4:23 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Claude Giroux and Scott Hartnell.
Steve Mason turned in a 20-save effort for the Flyers.
Matthew Nieto (2) scored for the Sharks, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
San Jose got a 19-stop effort from Antti Niemi in the loss.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 1-for-2, while the Sharks were 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
San Jose lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 28-22.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face Colorado looking for another win. For San Jose, they head home to face Dallas.