Flyers Down Buffalo 7-2 - Match Report
Buffalo couldn't hang with the Flyers on Thursday as Philadelphia blasted the Sabres 7-2 at Wells Fargo Center.
Philadelphia was favored by -150 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
Philadelphia got goals from Max Talbot (2), Wayne Simmonds (2), Scott Hartnell, Jakub Voracek, and Erik Gustafsson in the victory. Talbot opened the scoring at 0:54 of the second period.
Ilya Bryzgalov turned in a 27-save effort for the Flyers.
Jason Pominville and Thomas Vanek scored for the Sabres, finding the net behind Ilya Bryzgalov.
Jhonas Enroth stopped 15 of 18 shots for the Sabres, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 2-for-3, while the Sabres were 0-for-6 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot Buffalo 35-29 in the game.
Philadelphia looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Penguins. The Sabres will aim to get back on the winning track vs Montreal.