While the Flyers improved their D at the deadline, their division foes failed to get better -- and the Rangers, by trading Ryan Callahan (right) for Martin St. Louis -- got worse.
Vinny Lecavalier's fight and expulsion against the Washington Capitals Wednesday was only the fourth time it's happened in his lengthy career.
4dHere are five things you need to know as the Flyers battle the Capitals on Sunday afternoon in Washington.
5dZac Rinaldo and Dan Carcillo had a couple of odd exchanges that ended putting both of them in the penalty box in the Flyers' 4-2 win over the Rangers on Saturday.
5dSteve Mason outdueled Henrik Lundqvist in a 4-2 win Saturday as the Flyers pulled within one point of the Rangers for second place in the Metropolitan.
5dSteve Mason and the Flyers climbed to within one point of the Rangers for second place in the Metropolitan after picking up a 4-2 win on Saturday.
5dThe Flyers will try to rebound from one of their worst performances of the season when they take on the Rangers (1 p.m./CSN).
6dThe Flyers on Friday recalled goalie Cal Heeter from the Phantoms on an emergency basis and announced Ray Emery is day to day with a lower-body injury.
6dAfter Thursday's embarrassing loss to the San Jose Sharks, the Flyers know they need a bounce-back game at home against the Rangers Saturday afternoon.
Ron Hextall has more wins than any other goalie in Flyers history (240)