Corey Crawford for the Chicago Blackhawks (16-8-2) vs. Sergei Bobrovsky (19-6-3) for the FLYERS.
– Scoreless first period with the ‘Hawks outshooting the Flyers 11-9.
– Jeff Carter (21) opens the scoring after a scramble in front of the Chicago net. Claude Giroux and Nikolay Zherdev with the assists.
– Nikolay Zherdev (15) completes a wrap-around with stunning speed and buries the puck past Crawford to make it 2-0 Flyers. Giroux with the assist.
– Jeff Carter (22) scores his second of the game to make the score 3-0, redirecting a pass to the front of the net. Giroux with the helper.
– Marian Hossa snaps Bobrovsky’s shutout with a penalty shot goal to make it 3-1 Flyers.
– After pulling Crawford for the extra attacker, the Flyers bury an empty netter from Scott Hartnell (17) to make the score 4-1. Jeff Carter with the assist, as well as Claude Giroux.
Flyers 4, Blackhawks 1
Shots were 34-31 Flyers.
Powerplays were 0 for 2 with both teams.