Islanders Fall 6-4 Against Philadelphia - Game Recap
Andrej Meszaros scored twice to lead the Flyers over New York 6-4 on Saturday at Wells Fargo Center.
Bettors who backed the Flyers were rewarded as -145 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Andrej Meszaros (2), Adam Hall, Jakub Voracek, Matt Read, and Michael Raffl each scored for the Flyers in the victory. Meszaros opened the scoring for Philadelphia, finding the back of the net at 14:43 of the first period. The goal was unassisted.
Steve Mason turned in a 20-save effort for the Flyers.
Cal Clutterbuck, John Tavares, Brian Strait, and Brock Nelson scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
New York got a 26-stop effort from Kevin Poulin in the loss.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 0-for-2, while the Islanders were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 32-29.