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Wed., Nov. 27, 2013|Flyers 2 at Lightning 4
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11-27-2013, 10:13 PM
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I'm not too shocked. This team is still who they are. That 7 game streak was against a pretty weak stretch of the schedule with a struggling Pens team thrown in. TB has been a good team this season, and the Flyers haven't fared well against good teams.
Yep... though the game was still bad.
They are pretty much a cusp playoff team (in terms of team makeup) who take too many penalties, and have an insanely low shot% so far... like it pretty much has to improve 1.5-2.5% over the year. The goaltending and above average D is making up for that so far though.
The first 8 games were the killers really though.
And they missed Masons puck handling... he helps so much with breakouts and disrupting forecheckers. Like having an extra D.
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