Philadelphia vs Ottawa Wrap - Ottawa Wins 5-4
The Flyers came up short Monday against the Senators, falling 5-4 in a shootout.
Ottawa was favored by -133 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Jason Spezza clinched the win with a shootout goal in round 3 for the Senators. Clarke MacArthur (2), Kyle Turris, and Patrick Wiercioch each scored for the Senators in the victory. MacArthur opened the scoring for Ottawa, finding the back of the net at 10:37 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Jason Spezza and Jared Cowen.
Craig Anderson turned in a 25-save effort for the Senators.
Philadelphia got goals from Kimmo Timonen, Jakub Voracek, Luke Schenn, and Michael Raffl in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Steve Mason stopped 30 of 34 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Ottawa scored 1 time on 3 chances on the power play, while Philadelphia went 1-for-2 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to Ottawa by a margin of 34-29.
Next game, Ottawa takes its act on the road to face Buffalo looking for another win. For Philadelphia, they head on the road to face Chicago.