Philadelphia Ices New York 2-1 - Recap
|Philadelphia Ices New York 2-1 - Recap|
The Flyers earned a 2-1 victory over the Islanders on Thursday at Wells Fargo Center.
Bettors who backed the Flyers were rewarded as -116 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.
Philadelphia got goals from Danny Briere and Oliver Lauridsen in the victory. Briere opened the scoring at 11:41 of the first period.
Ilya Bryzgalov turned in a 21-save effort for the Flyers.
John Tavares scored for the Islanders, finding the net behind Ilya Bryzgalov.
New York got a 28-stop effort from Kevin Poulin in the loss.
On the power play, Philadelphia went 1-for-3, while the Islanders were 0-for-1 with the man advantage.
Philadelphia outshot New York 30-22 in the game.
Philadelphia heads into a battle against the Senators. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Buffalo.