Philadelphia vs Ottawa Recap - Flyers Win 5-0
The battle between the Flyers and Senators didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Ottawa was handed a 5-0 defeat on Tuesday at Canadian Tire Centre.
Bettors who backed the Flyers were rewarded as +130 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 5.5.
Philadelphia got goals from Jakub Voracek (2), Vincent Lecavalier, Brayden Schenn, and Matt Read in the victory. Read opened the scoring at 16:24 of the first period.
Steve Mason turned in a 24-save effort for the Flyers.
Ottawa got a 26-stop effort from Craig Anderson in the loss.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 2-for-3, while the Senators were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Ottawa lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 31-24.
Philadelphia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Penguins. The Senators will aim to get back on the winning track vs Boston.