Ilja Zubov (centre) of the Ottawa Senators celebrates his goal with teammates Andrej Mexzaros, left, and Brian Lee during the first period. (CP PHOTO/Dave Chidley)
Ilya Zubov, Andrej Meszaros and Nick Foligno scored in the first period for Ottawa. Philadelphia came on strong in the second, outshooting the Sens 22-7, but were stymied by Gerber.
Patrick Eaves added a goal for the Senators in the third period.