Sens snap skid in win over Flyers
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) - Colin Greening scored the game-winner late in the third period to help the Ottawa Senators snap a five-game skid with a 3-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday at Wells Fargo Center.
Zack Smith and Daniel Alfredsson each scored once, while Robin Lehner posted 24 saves for the Senators, who have 46 points on the season.
With the victory, Ottawa kept pace with the New York Islanders, who defeated Boston on Thursday, and are in the sixth spot in the Eastern Conference.
Claude Giroux scored the lone Philadelphia goal and Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 31 shots for the Flyers, who have lost three straight to fall seven points back of the New York Rangers for the final playoff spot in the East with eight games remaining.
04/11 21:51:52 ET