New York Falls 4-2 to Flyers - Recap
|New York Falls 4-2 to Flyers - Recap|
The Flyers earned a 4-2 victory over the Rangers on Saturday at Wells Fargo Center.
Philadelphia was an underdog by +101 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.
Philadelphia got goals from Vincent Lecavalier, Wayne Simmonds, Luke Schenn, and Sean Couturier in the victory. Lecavalier opened the scoring at 7:04 of the first period.
Steve Mason turned in a 33-save effort for the Flyers.
New York got goals from Derick Brassard and Chris Kreider in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 27 of 31 shots for the Rangers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 1-for-4, while the Rangers were 1-for-3 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia lost the shots on goal battle to New York by a margin of 35-31.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face Washington looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Boston.