Flyers Down Tampa Bay 5-2 - Match Report
|Flyers Down Tampa Bay 5-2 - Match Report|
The Flyers earned a 5-2 victory over the Lightning on Saturday at Wells Fargo Center.
The Flyers were a -165 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Philadelphia got goals from Jaromir Jagr, Danny Briere, Scott Hartnell, Matt Carle, and Wayne Simmonds in the victory. Briere opened the scoring at 2:38 of the second period.
Ilya Bryzgalov turned in a 14-save effort for the Flyers.
Vincent Lecavalier and Ryan Shannon scored for the Lightning, finding the net behind Ilya Bryzgalov.
Tampa Bay got a 27-stop effort from Mathieu Garon in the loss.
Philadelphia scored 2 times on 5 chances on the power play, while Tampa Bay went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot Tampa Bay 32-19 in the game.
Philadelphia heads into a battle against the Capitals. Tampa Bay, meanwhile, will have their next action against New Jersey.