New York Falls 3-2 to Flyers - Recap
The Flyers earned a 3-2 victory over the Islanders on Sunday at Nassau Coliseum.
Philadelphia was favored by -165 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Danny Briere, Matt Carle, and Andreas Nodl each scored for the Flyers in the victory. Carle opened the scoring for Philadelphia, finding the back of the net at 13:42 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Andrej Meszaros and Mike Richards.
Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 28 of 30 New York shots in the victory.
P.A. Parenteau and Frans Nielsen scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Sergei Bobrovsky.
Dwayne Roloson stopped 24 of 27 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 1-for-4, while the Islanders were 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Philadelphia 30-27 in the game.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act home to face San Jose looking for another win. For New York, they head on the road to face Boston.