Flyers Fall 5-3 Against Anaheim - Game Recap
The Ducks beat Philadelphia 5-3 on Thursday, earning a victory backstopped by Frederik Andersen's 27 saves.
Bettors who backed the Ducks were rewarded as -175 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.5.
Saku Koivu, Ryan Getzlaf, Corey Perry, Daniel Winnik, and Patrick Maroon each scored for the Ducks in the victory. Maroon opened the scoring for Anaheim, finding the back of the net at 10:38 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Francois Beauchemin and Mathieu Perreault.
Frederik Andersen turned in a 27-save effort for the Ducks.
Vincent Lecavalier, Matt Read, and Michael Raffl scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Frederik Andersen.
Steve Mason stopped 23 of 27 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Anaheim scored 0 times on 1 chances on the power play, while Philadelphia went 1-for-4 with the man advantage.
Anaheim lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 30-28.
Anaheim looks to continue their winning ways next game with a battle against the Stars. The Flyers will aim to get back on the winning track at Los Angeles.