Ottawa Ices Philadelphia 5-2 - Recap
|Ottawa Ices Philadelphia 5-2 - Recap|
The Senators beat Philadelphia 5-2 on Tuesday, earning a victory backstopped by Craig Anderson's Craig AndersonSaves saves.
Bettors who backed the Senators were rewarded as +150 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Ottawa got goals from Jason Spezza, Milan Michalek, Ryan Shannon, Nick Foligno, and Bobby Butler in the victory. Foligno opened the scoring at 15:37 of the first period.
Craig Anderson turned in a 27-save effort for the Senators.
Mike Richards (2) scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Craig Anderson.
Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 31 of 35 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Ottawa went 3-for-5, while the Flyers were 2-for-6 with the man advantage.
Ottawa outshot Philadelphia 36-29 in the game.
Ottawa looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Canadiens. The Flyers will aim to get back on the winning track at Buffalo.