2dJason Akeson was the scapegoat of the Flyers' Game 1 loss to the Rangers, but responded with a solid performance in Sunday's 4-2 victory in Game 2.
2dBlackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook has been suspended three games for his hit on David Backes in Game 2 of their first-round series with the Blues.
2dLuke Schenn helped the Flyers end their skid at Madison Square Garden and even their series against the Rangers with a 4-2 win on Sunday.
2dSarah Baicker provides 10 observations from the Flyers' 4-2 series-tying win over the New York Rangers in Game 2 Sunday afternoon.
2dThe Flyers will try to end their skid at Madison Square Garden and even their series with the New York Rangers in Game 2 (12 p.m./NBC).
3dThe Columbus Blue Jackets earned the first playoff victory in franchise history with a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday night.
3dRangers coach Alain Vigneault said Saturday his team has been “lucky” against Claude Giroux’s line this season.
Eastern Conference Quarterfinals
Flyers vs. Rangers
(Series tied 1-1)
Game 1 at NYR: 4-1 Rangers
Game 2 at NYR: 4-2 Flyers
Game 3 at PHI: Tues., April 22, 8 p.m., CSN
Game 4 at PHI: Fri., April 25, 7 p.m., CSN
Game 5 at NYR: Sun., April 27, 12 p.m., NBC
*Game 6 at PHI: Tues., April 29, TBA, CSN
*Game 7 at NYR: Wed., April 30, TBA, CSN
Ron Hextall has more wins than any other goalie in Flyers history (240)