Flyers vs Blue Jackets Final: 5-4 - Recap
|Flyers vs Blue Jackets Final: 5-4 - Recap|
Claude Giroux scored twice to lead the Flyers over Columbus 5-4 on Thursday at Wells Fargo Center.
Philadelphia won as a -150 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Philadelphia got goals from Claude Giroux (2), Braydon Coburn, Jakub Voracek, and Erik Gustafsson in the victory. Voracek opened the scoring at 4:20 of the third period.
Steve Mason turned in a 25-save effort for the Flyers.
Jack Skille, Blake Comeau, Nick Foligno, and Cam Atkinson scored for the Blue Jackets, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
Curtis McElhinney stopped 34 of 39 shots for the Blue Jackets, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Philadelphia scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Columbus went 0-for-2 with the man advantage.
Columbus lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 39-29.