Recap - Flyers Defeat Washington 6-4
|Recap - Flyers Defeat Washington 6-4|
Philadelphia earned a 6-4 victory over Washington behind a 2-goal performance from Claude Giroux on Wednesday at Wells Fargo Center.
The Flyers were a -132 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.5.
Philadelphia got goals from Claude Giroux (2), Jakub Voracek (2), Adam Hall, and Steve Downie in the victory. Giroux opened the scoring at 6:48 of the first period.
Steve Mason turned in a 21-save effort for the Flyers.
Brooks Laich, Alex Ovechkin, Troy Brouwer, and Joel Ward scored for the Capitals, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
Washington got a 14-stop effort from Braden Holtby in the loss.
Philadelphia scored 1 time on 2 chances on the power play, while Washington went 3-for-4 with the man advantage.
Washington lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 30-25.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For Washington, they head on the road to face Boston.