Rangers Down Philadelphia 4-2 - Match Report
The Rangers earned a 4-2 victory over the Flyers on Sunday at Madison Square Garden.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -155 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 5.
Brad Richards, Dominic Moore, Brian Boyle, and Marc Staal each scored for the Rangers in the victory. Staal opened the scoring for New York, finding the back of the net at 11:53 of the first period. The goal was assisted by Martin St. Louis and Derek Stepan.
Henrik Lundqvist turned in a 24-save effort for the Rangers.
Vincent Lecavalier and Claude Giroux scored for the Flyers, finding the net behind Henrik Lundqvist.
Steve Mason stopped 18 of 21 shots for the Flyers, but it wasn't enough to earn the victory.
New York scored 0 times on 3 chances on the power play, while Philadelphia went 1-for-5 with the man advantage.
New York lost the shots on goal battle to Philadelphia by a margin of 26-22.