Flyers vs Sabres Final: 5-4 - Recap
The Sabres came up short Wednesday against the Flyers, falling 5-4.
Bettors who backed the Flyers were rewarded as -110 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Philadelphia got goals from Jaromir Jagr, Scott Hartnell, Max Talbot, Claude Giroux, and Matt Read in the victory. Talbot opened the scoring at 19:59 of the first period.
Ilya Bryzgalov turned in a 20-save effort for the Flyers.
Thomas Vanek, Drew Stafford, Ville Leino, and Zack Kassian scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Ilya Bryzgalov.
Ryan Miller stopped 29 of 34 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 0-for-1, while the Sabres were 2-for-4 with the man advantage.
Buffalo lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 34-24.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face Pittsburgh looking for another win. For Buffalo, they head home to face Florida.