Flyers Down New York 6-1 - Match Report
Philadelphia cruised to victory on Saturday, earning an easy 6-1 win over the Islanders at Wells Fargo Center.
Philadelphia won as a -190 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 5.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Philadelphia got goals from Chris Pronger (2), Jeff Carter (2), Kimmo Timonen, and Andreas Nodl in the victory. Timonen opened the scoring at 2:36 of the first period.
Sergei Bobrovsky turned in a 30-save effort for the Flyers.
New York got a goal from Frans Nielsen in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Rick DiPietro stopped 23 of 29 shots for the Islanders, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Philadelphia scored 2 times on 5 chances on the power play, while New York went 0-for-6 with the man advantage.
New York outshot Philadelphia 31-29 in the game.
Philadelphia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Hurricanes. The Islanders will aim to get back on the winning track at Carolina.