Philadelphia Ices New York 3-2 - Recap
|Philadelphia Ices New York 3-2 - Recap|
The Islanders came up short Thursday against the Flyers, falling 3-2.
The Flyers were a -140 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Philadelphia got goals from Scott Hartnell, Wayne Simmonds, and Sean Couturier in the victory. Hartnell opened the scoring at 17:20 of the first period.
Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 33 of 35 New York shots in the victory.
Kyle Okposo and John Tavares scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Sergei Bobrovsky.
Evgeni Nabokov stopped 19 of 22 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 1-for-3, while the Islanders were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 35-22.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face Nashville looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Buffalo.