Flyers Down Vancouver 4-3 - Match Report
|Flyers Down Vancouver 4-3 - Match Report|
Philadelphia needed a shootout to earn a 4-3 victory over Vancouver on Monday in NHL action at Rogers Arena.
The Flyers were a +130 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 5.
Vincent Lecavalier potted the shootout winner for Philadelphia. Philadelphia got goals from Mark Streit, Claude Giroux, and Brayden Schenn in the victory. Streit opened the scoring at 15:24 of the first period.
Steve Mason turned in a 41-save effort for the Flyers.
Daniel Sedin, Jannik Hansen, and Tom Sestito scored for the Canucks, finding the net behind Steve Mason.
Eddie Lack stopped 24 of 27 shots for the Canucks, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
Philadelphia scored 0 times on 2 chances on the power play, while Vancouver went 0-for-4 with the man advantage.
Vancouver outshot Philadelphia 44-27 in the game.
Next game, Philadelphia takes its act on the road to face Calgary looking for another win. For Vancouver, they head home to face Tampa Bay.