Flyers Fall 4-3 Against Ottawa - Game Recap
The Flyers came up short Saturday against the Senators, falling 4-3 in a shootout.
Ottawa was an underdog by +125 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.
The win was clinched by Jason Spezza, who beat Sergei Bobrovsky in a shootout to gain the extra point in the standings for Ottawa. Ottawa got goals from Daniel Alfredsson, Chris Neil, and Jason Spezza in the victory. Spezza opened the scoring at 6:04 of the first period.
Craig Anderson turned in a 36-save effort for the Senators.
Philadelphia got goals from Braydon Coburn, Wayne Simmonds, and Sean Couturier in the loss, but it wasn't enough.
Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 26 of 29 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Ottawa scored 0 times on 4 chances on the power play, while Philadelphia went 0-for-5 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot Ottawa 39-29 in the game.
Ottawa looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Islanders. The Flyers will aim to get back on the winning track at Pittsburgh.