Philadelphia Falls 5-1 to Bruins - Recap
Philadelphia couldn't hang with the Bruins on Friday as Boston blasted the Flyers 5-1 at TD Garden.
Bettors who backed the Bruins were rewarded as -155 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Milan Lucic (2), Daniel Paille, Johnny Boychuk, and Brad Marchand each scored for the Bruins in the victory. Lucic opened the scoring for Boston, finding the back of the net at 12:02 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Nathan Horton and David Krejci.
Tim Thomas turned in a 22-save effort for the Bruins.
Kris Versteeg scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Tim Thomas.
Philadelphia got a 22-stop effort from Sergei Bobrovsky in the loss.
On the power play, Boston went 1-for-5, while the Flyers were 0-for-3 with the man advantage.
Boston outshot Philadelphia 27-23 in the game.