Flyers overpower Islanders

Flyers overpower Islanders

Mike Richards had two goals and an assist, as the Philadelphia Flyers skated past the New York Islanders 6-2 on Tuesday night.

Philadelphia won as -165 home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 5.5-goal total set by oddsmakers.

Jeff Carter and Claude Giroux netted two markers apiece for the Flyers, who got two assists from Daniel Briere, Scott Hartnell, and Kimmo Timonen in the win.

John Tavares scored twice on the power play for New York, while Kyle Okposo recorded an assist on both goals for the Islanders.