Detroit Falls 6-3 to Flyers - Recap
Philadelphia earned a 6-3 victory over Detroit behind a 2-goal performance from Sean Couturier on Wednesday at Joe Louis Arena.
Philadelphia was an underdog by +125 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Philadelphia got goals from Sean Couturier (2), Scott Hartnell, Steve Downie, Claude Giroux, and Matt Read in the victory. Downie opened the scoring at 13:48 of the first period.
Steve Mason stopped 32 of 35 Detroit shots in the victory.
Tomas Tatar (2) and Johan Franzen scored for the Red Wings, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
Detroit got a 28-stop effort from Jimmy Howard in the loss.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 3-for-3, while the Red Wings were 1-for-7 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to Detroit by a margin of 35-34.
Philadelphia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Red Wings will aim to get back on the winning track at New Jersey.