After being badly outshot by the Sharks in regulation and overtime, the Flyers were ultimately undone by the shootout yet again in a 3-2 loss on Saturday.
It took Flyers rookie Mark Alt a few shifts to get comfortable on Saturday but fared well in his NHL debut against the Sharks, according to head coach Craig Berube.
2dKimmo Timonen was appreciative of the loud ovation and chants he received in his return to the Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday night.
2dWe recap Wednesday's top NHL action, including the Stars staying hot with a shootout win over the Flames.
2dThe Flyers continued their season-long pattern of playing down or up to the level of opponent with Wednesday's 4-1 home win over the Blackhawks.
2dThe Flyers announced that Andrew MacDonald (hand) and Wayne Simmonds (leg) are out for the season and a source has confirmed that both players suffered fractures.
3dThe Flyers' top line set the tone in a 4-1 win over the playoff-bound Blackhawks, and Claude Giroux netted his 1st even-strength home goal of the season.
3dRiding a four-game losing streak, the Flyers returned home and played up to the level of competition, defeating the 44-win Blackhawks, 4-1.
3dAs expected, the Flyers are shutting down defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere for the remainder of this season rather than expose him to unnecessary risk coming off knee surgery.
Ron Hextall has more wins than any other goalie in Flyers history (240)