DALLAS -- Vinny Lecavalier will miss his third straight game on the current six-game road trip when the Flyers play the Dallas Stars on Saturday.
DALLAS -- Not many hockey players can say this, but Scott Hartnell can.
His first two NHL games were in Tokyo, Japan. They counted in the standings, too.
DETROIT -- Since Nov. 4, 1988 when Paul Holmgren was coaching the Flyers, the club had won just once at Joe Louis Arena.
That was Jan. 2, 2011 under Peter Laviolette.
DETROIT -- They were behind 3-2 going into the third period.
Yet the Flyers had a good feeling about how things were going to turn out for them.