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PHILADELPHIA FLYERS (32-19-7, 18-9-2 away) vs. WINNIPEG JETS (29-26-6, 17-9-2 home)




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GAME PREVIEW, NOTES and STATISTICS

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TEAMS' WEBSITES

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PHILADELPHIA FLYERS


FLYERS' ROSTER
Forwards
No. Player ShootsHeightWeightDate of BirthPlace of Birth
11 Blair Betts Left 6' 3" 210 February 16, 1980 Edmonton, AB, CAN
48 Danny BriereRight 5' 10" 179 October 6, 1977 Gatineau, QC, CAN
14 Sean CouturierLeft 6' 3'' 197 December 7, 1992 Phoenix, AZ, USA
28 Claude GirouxRight 5' 11" 172 January 12, 1988 Hearst, ON, CAN
19 Scott Hartnell Left 6' 2" 210 April 18, 1982 Regina, SK, CAN
68 Jaromir JagrLeft 6' 3" 240 February 15, 1972 Kladno, CZE
14 Ian Laperriere Right 6' 1" 200 January 19, 1974 Montreal, QC, CAN
24 Matt ReadRight 5' 10" 185 June 14, 1986 Ilderton, ON, CAN
36 Zac RinaldoLeft 5' 11'' 169 June 15, 1990 Hamilton, ON, CAN
10 Brayden Schenn Left 6' 1" 190 August 22, 1991 Saskatoon, SK, CAN
32 Tom Sestito Left 6' 5" 228 September 28, 1987 Rome, NY, USA
45 Jody Shelley Left 6' 3" 230 February 7, 1976 Thompson, MB, CAN
17 Wayne Simmonds Right 6' 2" 183 August 26, 1988 Scarborough, ON, CAN
27 Maxime Talbot Left 5' 11" 190 February 11, 1984 Lemoyne, QC, CAN
21 James van RiemsdykLeft 6' 3" 200 May 4, 1989 Middletown, NJ, USA
93 Jakub VoracekLeft 6' 2" 214 August 15, 1989 Kladno, CZE
47 Eric WellwoodLeft 5' 11" 180 March 6, 1990 Windsor, ON, CAN

Defensemen
No. Player ShootsHeightWeightDate of BirthPlace of Birth
25 Matt CarleLeft6' 0" 205 September 25, 1984 Anchorage, AK, USA
5 Braydon CoburnLeft 6' 5" 220 February 27, 1985 Shaunavon, SK, CAN
6 Andreas LiljaLeft 6' 3" 220 July 13, 1975 Helsingborg, SWE
41 Andrej MeszarosLeft 6' 2" 223 October 13, 1985 Považská Bystrica, SVK
20 Chris ProngerLeft 6' 6" 220 October 10, 1974 Dryden, ON, CAN
44 Kimmo TimonenLeft 5' 10" 194 March 18, 1975 Kuopio, FIN
8 Matt WalkerRight 6' 4" 215 April 7, 1980 Beaverlodge, AB, CAN

Goalies
No. Player CatchesHeightWeightDate of BirthPlace of Birth
35 Sergei BobrovskyLeft 6' 2" 190 September 20, 1988 Novokuznetsk, RUS
30 Ilya BryzgalovLeft 6' 3" 213 June 22, 1980 Togliatti, RUS

FLYERS' POSSIBLE LINEUP
Lines
Left WingCenterRight Wing
James van Riemsdyk Claude Giroux Jaromir Jagr
Wayne Simmonds Danny BriereJakub Voracek
Scott Hartnell Sean Couturier Matt Read
Zac RinaldoMaxime TalbotAndreas Nodl

Pairings
Name Name
Chris Pronger Matt Carle
Kimmo Timonen Andrej Meszaros
Braydon Coburn Andreas Lilja

Goalies (Starter has not been confirmed)
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Ilya Bryzgalov Sergei Bobrovsky

FLYERS' INJURIES and SCRATCHES
Player ReasonStatus
Blair Betts left knee will not play
Ian Laperrierepost-concussion syndrome LTIR
Brandon Manning undisclosed injury injured reserve
Andrew Rowe injured shoulder in camp injured reserve
Jody Shelleysuspended for the first five r/s gamessuspended
Matt Walker healthy could be scratched

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WINNIPEG JETS


JETS' POSSIBLE LINEUP
Lines
Left WingCenterRight Wing
Andrew Ladd Bryan Little Blake Wheeler
Evander Kane Alex Burmistrov Kyle Wellwood
Tanner Glass Jim Slater Chris Thorburn
Tim Stapleton Nik Antropov Eric Fehr

Pairings
Name Name
Dustin Byfuglien Toby Enstrom
Ron Hainsey Randy Jones
Mark Stuart Johnny Oduya

Goalies (Ondrej Pavelec is the likely starter)
Name Name
Chris MasonOndrej Pavelec

JETS' INJURIES and SCRATCHES
Player ReasonStatus
Zach Bogosian upper body unlikely to play
Mark Flood healthy could be scratched
Antti Miettinen healthy could be scratched

JETS' ROSTER
Forwards
No. Player HeightWeightDate of BirthPlace of Birth
80 Nik Antropov 6' 6" 245 18 Feb 1980 Ust-Kamenogorsk, KAZ
8 Alexander Burmistrov 6' 1" 180 21 Oct 1991 Kazan, RUS
17 Eric Fehr 6' 4" 212 7 Sep 1985 Winkler, MB, CAN
15 Tanner Glass 6' 1" 210 29 Nov 1983 Regina, SK, CAN
9 Evander Kane 6' 2" 195 2 Aug 1991 Vancouver, BC, CAN
16 Andrew Ladd "C" 6' 3" 205 12 Dec 1985 Maple Ridge, BC, CAN
18 Bryan Little 5' 11" 185 12 Nov 1987 Edmonton, AB, CAN
20 Antti Miettinen 6' 0" 190 3 Jul 1980 Hameenlinna, FIN
19 Jim Slater 6' 0" 200 9 Dec 1982 Lapeer, MI, USA
14 Tim Stapleton 5' 9" 180 19 Jul 1982 Forest Park, IL, USA
22 Chris Thorburn "A" 6' 3" 230 3 Jun 1983 Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN
13 Kyle Wellwood 5' 10" 181 16 May 1983 Windsor, ON, CAN
26 Blake Wheeler 6' 5" 205 31 Aug 1986 Robbinsdale, MN, USA

Defensemen
No. Player HeightWeightDate of BirthPlace of Birth
4 Zach Bogosian 6' 3" 215 15 Jul 1990 Massena, NY, USA
33 Dustin Byfuglien "A" 6' 5" 265 27 Mar 1985 Minneapolis, MN, USA
39 Tobias Enstrom "A" 5' 10" 180 5 Nov 1984 Nordingra, SWE
36 Mark Flood 6' 1" 190 29 Sep 1984 Charlottetown, PE, CAN
6 Ron Hainsey 6' 3" 210 24 Mar 1981 Bolton, CT, USA
12 Randy Jones 6' 2" 210 23 Jul 1981 Quispamsis, NB, CAN
29 Johnny Oduya 6' 0" 190 1 Oct 1981 Stockholm, SWE
5 Mark Stuart "A" 6' 2" 213 27 Apr 1984 Rochester, MN, USA

Goalies
No. Player HeightWeightDate of BirthPlace of Birth
50 Chris Mason 6' 0" 195 20 Apr 1976 Red Deer, AB, CAN
31 Ondrej Pavelec 6' 3" 220 31 Aug 1987 Kladno, CZE

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FLYERS vs. JETS SERIES HISTORY
Regular Season Record
Opponent W-L-T-OTL Home Away
Atlanta Thrashers 30-8-3-3 14-4-2-2 16-4-1-1
Winnipeg Jets 1-2-0-1 0-1-0-11-1-0-0
Franchise History31-10-3-414-5-2-3 17-5-1-1

Playoffs Record
Opponent Series W-L Home Away
Atlanta Thrashers 0-0 0-00-00-0
Winnipeg Jets 0-0 0-00-00-0
Franchise History0-0 0-00-00-0

Regular Season Streaks (unless noted)
Opponent W-L-T-OTL Home Away
Franchise History2-7-0-3 in the last 120-4-0-2 in the last 6 2-3-0-1 in the last 6

1999-2004:
  • October 15, 1999 -- Jody Hull was dealt to Philadelphia in a cash transaction. Hull was selected by Atlanta from the Flyers in the expansion draft but did not make the Thrashers' roster and was assigned to Orlando.
  • December 23, 1999 -- The teams met for the first time and played to a 4-4 tie in Philadelphia. Mikael Andersson scored the first goal in this series 1:54 into the game and then Mikael Renberg scored at the 3:40 mark to give the Flyers a 2-0 lead. The Thrashers then removed Norm Maracle for Scott Fankhouser who finished the game by making 36 saves on 38 shots in his NHL debut. Nelson Emerson scored the only goal in the third period. Kelly Buchberger had a game-high three points. Philly outshot Atlanta 42-29 including 5-0 in overtime with the best chance being Eric Desjardins' breakaway attempt that hit the post.

  • January 14, 2000 -- Norm Maracle made 26 saves and Dean Sylvester scored 2:57 into the third period in Atlanta's 1-0 home win, the first time the teams met in Philips Arena. Eric Lindros was elbowed in the head by Darryl Shannon and suffered a Grade 2 concussion, his third concussion, which sidelined him the next four games. Lindros was also nursing a hand injury suffered four weeks prior to this game and which affected his play. The Flyers entered the night with a 7-game unbeaten streak (6-0-1). The Thrashers sold standing-room seats for the first time and had a paid crowd of 18,571.
  • April 4, 2000 -- Brian Boucher made 22 saves and the Flyers never trailed after Valeri Zelepukin (1-1-2) scored 1:50 into the game en route to a 5-3 win at Atlanta. Andy Delmore (1-1-2), Craig Berube (1-1-2) and Daymond Langkow also had two points. Simon Gagne's breakaway goal, his 20th of the season, with 1:35 to play sealed the win; gagne became the first Flyers' rookie to reach 20 goals since Mikael Renberg in 1993-94.

  • April 6, 2000 -- John Vanbiesbrouck made 20 stops in Philly's 3-1 home win. Daymond Langkow scored the GWG midway through the second period. Atlanta was held to two shots in the first period and nine through 40 minutes. Mark Recchi, who picked up his 61st and 62nd assists of the season (he led the League that season with 63), was awarded the Bobby Clarke Trophy representative of team MVP prior to the game.
  • November 17, 2000 Dan McGillis' blast with 61 seconds left in OT gave Philly a 3-2 win in Atlanta. McGillis said "He (Roman Cechmanek) told us we could beat him (Milan Hnilicka) with the long shot. He gave me his weaknesses." Cechmanek made 25 saves and Mark Recchi (1-2-3) factored in each goal. Recchi's goal was a short-handed breakaway. Donald Audette tied the score with 1:00 left in regulation. Todd Fedoruk received a 12-stitch cut near his left eye after a scrap with Jeff Odgers -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nMvTaPBsUL0
  • January 5, 2001 -- The Flyers set a team-record for quickest 3-0 lead, at the 2:19 mark, which led to an Atlanta goalie switch from Damian Rhodes (0 saves, 3 shots) to Milan Hnilicka (18 saves, 20 shots), and held on for a 6-4 road win. The lead increased to 5-0 in the second period and was 5-1 through two periods. The Thrashers got within 5-4 with 6:51 left in the third period. Mark Recchi (1-3-4), Ruslan Fedotenko (1-2-3) and Keith Primeau (2-0-2) led the offense and Roman Cechmanek made 25 saves for the Flyers. Donald Audette (1-2-3) and Ray Ferraro (0-3-3) led Atlanta. Each team was assessed 38 PIMs. Daymond Langkow and Denny Lambert were involved in a scrum ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6hvFuCza3ak ). Todd Fedoruk fought Jeff Odgers ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vUj-Gzk74X4 ) and Steve Staois ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SRdcvpLgSiA ) in the second period.
  • January 6, 2001 -- Keith Primeau scored his 200th N.H.L. goal with 7:36 left in the third period to give the Flyers a 2-2 tie in Philly. Steve Staois and Denny Lambert gave the Thrashers a 2-0 lead. Simon Gagne got the Flyers on the board with 8:19 left in the second period. Damian Rhodes made 35 saves for Atlanta. Philly held a 39-20 shot advantage but Atlanta lead 2-1 through two periods despite being outshot 19-7.

  • February 17, 2001 -- Roman Cechmanek made 28 saves and the Flyers had four third period goals in a 5-1 home win. Simon Gagne (2-1-3), Chris Therien (1-1-2), Mark Recchi (1-1-2) and Rick Tocchet (0-2-2) led the offense. The game was scoreless until Gagne scored with under six to play in the second period. The Flyers killed eight of nine Atlanta PPs.
  • October 16, 2001 -- John LeClair's (2-0-2) second goal came with 3:15 left in regulation and the teams played to a 3-3 OT tie at Atlanta. Damian Rhodes was chosen top star with 34 saves. Roman Cechmanek made 28 saves for Philly. Atlanta had three one-goal leads. Ilya Kovalchuk snapped s scoreless tie with 1:22 left in the second period. Five of the six goals came in the third period.
  • December 10, 2001 -- Jeremy Roenick scored a PPG with 10 minutes left in the third period and Keith Primeau added an insurance goal in Philly's 3-1 win at Atlanta. Simon Gagne (1-1-2) and Roenick (1-1-2) each had two points. Roman Cechmanek made 14 saves. The Flyers outshot Atlanta 29-15. Eric Desjardins suffered a broken thumb and did not return until January 8 against the Thrashers.

  • January 8, 2002 -- Jiri Dopita (4-1-5) tied a team-record with four goals in the Flyers' 7-4 home win. Dopita, whose last three goals formed a natural hat trick, had just four shots on goal. Dopita scored twice against both Milan Hnilicka (8 saves, 12 shots) and Damian Rhodes (19 saves, 22 shots). Justin Williams (1-2-3), John LeClair (1-2-3) and Eric Weinrich (0-2-2, +5) also contributed to the win. Brian Boucher made 22 saves. Ilya Kovalchuk scored twice.

  • January 17, 2002 -- The Flyers out-scored Atlanta 4-0 in the third period en route to a 6-3 victory in Philly. Justin Williams and John LeClair scored within 32 second in the first 2:02 of the third period which gave Philly a 4-3 lead. Mark Recchi, Williams and LeClair each had a goal and an assist. Ilya Kovalchuk scored with 8 seconds left in the first period then Yannick Tremblay made it 2-0 in the opening minute of the second period. Recchi and Chris Therien scored but Jeff Odgers gave Atlanta a 3-2 lead through two periods. Philly held a 27-22 shots advantage including 23-11 over the last two periods. Roman Cechmanek made 19 saves. Dan McGillis had ten hits. The Flyers finished the night as the top team in the Eastern Conference with 62 points while the Thrashers owned the worst record in the NHL with 31 points.
  • December 18, 2002 -- Robert Esche stopped 23 of 24 shots including a brilliant 15-for-15 in the third period and the Flyers scored in each period of a 3-1 win in Atlanta. In the first period, the Flyers held a 13-3 shot advantage yet the score was tied 1-1. Justin Williams (1-1-2) had two points. Mark Recchi scored the GWG in the second period. Donald Brashear added the insurance tally in the third. Brashear said of his goal "I just saw an opportunity to go around the defenseman, the puck got through him and I just dove. Anytime I make a move like that it surprises me. I always know what I want to do ... I just don't always succeed.'' In the last period, Atlanta held a 15-2 shot advantage but the Flyers got the only goal. Eric Desjardins became the 185th NHL player to appear in 1,000 regular season games.
  • January 5, 2003 -- Mark Recchi (2-0-2) scored with 5:31 to play and the Flyers extended their unbeaten streak against Atlanta to 12 games (10-0-2) with a 5-4 road win. Recchi's goal 11:11 into the third period gave the Flyers a 4-3 lead. Dennis Seidenberg (1-2-3) and Radovan Somik scored 18 seconds apart late in the second period, with Michael Handzus (0-2-2) assisting on both, to give Philly a 3-2 lead. Philly outshot the Thrashers 40-22.
  • January 13, 2003 -- Dany Heatley registered his first NHL hat trick, Marc Savard added (1-2-3) three points and Atlanta snapped the Flyers 6-game win streak with a 7-4 victory in Philadelphia. The Thrashers also ended a 12-game winless skid (0-10-2) in this series. Four goalies surrendered goals. Atlanta goaltender Byron Dafoe left the game with a groin injury with 2:55 left in the second period after stopping 24 of 27 shots and Pasi Nurminen gave up one goal on 15 shots; the duo stopped 20 of 21 shots in the second period. Philadelphia goaltender Robert Esche was replaced by Roman Cechmanek with 5:33 left in the period after allowing three goals on five shots.
  • March 24, 2003 -- Michal Handzus had two goals, including the GWG with 24 seconds left in the second period, in Philly's 6-2 home win. Tony Amonte (1-1-2), Handzus and Kim Johnsson scored in a span of 1:36 to give Philly a 6-2 lead early in the third period. Donald Brashear (0-2-2) was named the game's third star as he assisted on the tying and insurance goals. Robert Esche made 16 saves. The Flyers doubled Atlanta 36-18 in shots. Milan Hnilicka stopped 30 shots for Atlanta.
  • November 15, 2003 -- Jeff Hackett made 24 saves and recorded the 26th shutout of his career and Sami Kapanen (1-1-2) snapped a scoreless tie 1:14 into the third period to lead the Flyers to a 4-0 win in Philadelphia. The Flyers scored four third period goals off Byron Dafoe who made 31 saves.
  • December 21, 2003 -- Ronald Petrovicky scored twice and Byron Dafoe made 25 saves in Atlanta's 4-1 home win. Jim Vandermeer, on his fifth callup from the AHL that season, was a -4 and demoted after the next game. Vandermeer beat Petrovicky in fight during the first period.
  • February 5, 2004 -- Antero Niittymaki had 20 saves in the second start of his NHL career in the Flyers' 5-1 win in Atlanta. The Flyers scored four times in the second period including goals by Mark Recchi (1-1-2) and Sami Kapanen 32 seconds apart. Atlanta's lone goal was by Serge Aubin with seven seconds left in the opening period. Francis Lessard and Todd Fedoruk clashed: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2cU4Bp_aZjw
  • February 21, 2004 -- Simon Gagne's successful penalty shot with 1:01 remaining in the third period lifted the Flyers to a 5-4 home win. Gagne was awarded a penalty shot after Andy Sutton shot a loose stick on the ice toward him. Alexei Zhamnov, playing his first game with the Flyers, waited for the officials to review the play thinking he could take the shot; however, Gagne was required to take it because the loose stick came at him. Joni Pitkanen (2-1-3) had three points and Sean Burke made 32 saves. The Flyers went 4-for-5 on PPs. Ronald Petrovicky was given a five-minute major midway through the first period for charging Mattias Timander into the boards and the Flyers scored three times, the third time in team history the team has scored three goals on the same five-minute power play. The three goals, including two by Pitkanen (he assisted on the other), came in a span of 2:42. Atlanta tied the game with three goals in the second period and then after Philly made it 4-3, the Thrashers tied the score at 4-4. Ilya Kovalchuk (1-2-3) had his 100th NHL goal and Marc Savard (0-3-3) had three assists. Kovalchuk received a gross misconduct penalty after the game for cursing the officials and breaking his stick. Pasi Nurminen made 27 saves. The Flyers were without six regulars including Keith Primeau, Jeremy Roenick and Eric Desjardins. After the game, Sutton said of the ref's decision to award a penalty shot "It was the right call. It's unfortunate it cost us the game." Atlanta head coach Bob Hartley told Flyers' head coach Ken Hitchcock "Keep this one wrapped in Christmas paper. Wrap it in Christmas paper!" to which Hitchcock replied "I'll send you a card, I'll send you a kiss (Hershey, AHL reference)." Gagne's' GWG (1:35-1:50 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kKDbfX2w4KU ).


2005-2009:
  • November 5, 2005 -- Simon Gagne had his second career hat trick and an assist in a 4-3 home win. The Flyers' reached the 25,000,000 mark for home attendance. Gagne (3-1-4), Peter Forsberg (1-2-3) and Mike Knuble (0-2-2) totalled nine points in the game. Forsberg had 12 points in his last four games. Robert Esche made 28 saves. Philly had four goals on 18 shots against Mike Dunham. The Thrashers' Steve Shields suffered a knee injury during warmups and his NHL playing career would be over by the end of the month after a recurrence.

  • November 18, 2005 -- Greg de Vries scored on a breakaway 3:05 into OT lifting Atlanta to a 6-5 win at Philadelphia. The Thrashers scored two PPGs in the final 1:50 of regulation on goals by Peter Bondra and Patrick Stefan, the former coming on a 6-on-3 man advantage and the latter coming with seven seconds to play. Prior to the tying goal, a possible penalty was not called as Simon Gagne attempted to score into the empty net. Afterwards, Gagne said "I had a great chance to score a goal and maybe put the game away. I had a couple of sticks in my skate, and I'm pretty sure I got held." Ilya Kovalchuk (2-3-5) scored two PPGs in the first period with Donald Brashear in the box both times. Kovalchuk took nine shots, six in the opening period. Atlanta led 3-1 after the opening period and held a 17-8 shots advantage. The Flyers out-scored the Thrashers 4-0 in the second period and held a 16-7 shots advanatge. Gagne had 10 shots including seven in the second period. Kovalchuk was issued a double minor with just under eight minutes left but the Flyers failed to score. Earlier in the third period, R.J. Umberger was stopped on a penalty shot. Atlanta went 4-for-10 on the PP, while the Flyers were 2-for-6. Michael Garnett made 31 saves for the win. Robert Esche made 30 saves in the loss and said later "There are so many screw-ups out there. I don't know what is going on. No clue. The only way to truly kill a penalty is not to get in the box. We keep shooting ourselves in the foot." Branko Radivojevic (2-1-3) scored twice but was in the box for Atlanta's fourth goal. Derian Hatcher was also assessed a hooking minor late in regulation which led to the tying goal but he said later "By no means did I hook him. My stick was on the ice. He lost the puck. He stopped."
  • December 28, 2005 -- Sami Kapanen (1-1-2) scored off a feed from Michal Handzus (0-2-2) just 13 seconds into OT to give the Flyers a 4-3 win in Atlanta. Thrashers' goalie Michael Garnett, who entered the game with consecutive shutouts, said afterwards "(It was) just an amazing play that I don't think anyone could have stopped." Simon Gagne ended the streak less than three minutes into the game. Branko Radivojevic tied the game in the second period. Garnett and Antero Niittymaki both made 28 saves. Mike Richards had a crushing check on Ronald Petrovicky and later said "He would have hit me. I might as well hit him."

  • March 18, 2006 -- Antero Niittymaki made 25 saves, the Flyers' PK was 8-for-9 and Joni Pitkanen (0-3-3) had three assists in Philly's 4-2 win in Atlanta. The Flyers never trailed. Jeff Carter scored the go-ahead goal in the second period and Niko Dimitrakos added an insurance goal in the third period. Atlanta center Serge Aubin needed help leaving the ice after suffering a sprained right knee midway through the opening period and missed action until April 1.

  • October 26, 2006 -- John Stevens earned his first win as an NHL head coach in Philly's 3-2 shootout win at home. The Flyers won the shootout 2-1 with goals by Simon Gagne and Peter Forsberg. Antero Niittymaki made 28 saves and stopped two of the three SO attempts including the last two tries by Marian Hossa and Ilya Kovalchuk. The Thrashers switched to goalie Kari Lehtonen for the shootout after Johan Hedberg made 29 stops through 65 minutes. Forsberg also scored in regulation. Bobby Holik tied the game 2-2 with a third period goal.
  • January 28, 2007 -- Jeff Carter scored twice, including the GWG with 1:02 remaining, and Antero Niittymaki's personal 15-game winless streak (0-13-2) ended as he stopped 37 shots in Philly's 2-1 win at Atlanta. Peter Forsberg said "We sat back and let Niittymaki win it for us." The Flyers went 1-for-2 on the PP. Atlanta failed on all 6 PPs including a 5-on-3 for nearly two minutes. The Flyers halted a nine-game losing streak. Gary Bettman was in attendance and unveiled the NHL All-Star game logo for the following season. Highlights: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fVrITslEzfw

  • February 3, 2007 -- Antero Niittymaki, who replaced the injured Robert Esche, made 32 saves on 33 shots in Philly's 5-2 road win. Esche (4 saves, 5 shots) suffered a neck injury 6:59 into the game. The Flyers out-scored Atlanta 4-0 in the third period. Mike York scored the eventual GWG after a review determined his stick was not above the crossbar. Jeff Carter's breakaway SHG with 5:58 remaining made it 4-2. Dimitry Afanasenkov (1-1-2) had two points. Atlanta held a 38-24 shots advantage. Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XUpbQBnsx1U

  • February 24, 2007 -- Braydon Coburn was acquired from Atlanta for Alexei Zhitnik. Flyers' GM Paul Holmgren said of Coburn "He's got tremendous size; he skates well and moves the puck well. He won't be a high point scorer, but one of those middle-of-the-road guys. For a big man, he really moves well. He's a guy we liked a long time who never found his niche in Atlanta, which has an older group of defensemen." Zhitnik said of the Flyers "I liked being here, and I appreciated that the organization was very good to me."
  • March 15, 2007 -- Stefan Ruzicka (1-2-3) had three points and Martin Biron made 37 saves in Philly's 3-2 home win. Derian Hatcher ended a scoreless drought of 125 games and gave Philly a 1-0 lead. In the third period, Geoff Sanderson (1-1-2) gave Philly a 3-1 lead. Atlanta entered the game as Southeast Division leaders with a mark of 37-24-10 while the Flyers were 19-40-11. Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X_urVkj4cxU

  • October 16, 2007 -- Martin Biron stopped 31 shots, some extraordinary, and recorded his 19th NHL shutout in a 4-0 victory at Philly. Mike Richards, who was a +4, scored the GWG in the first period. Jeff Carter (1-1-2) and Sami Kapanen scored 34 seconds apart late in the second period to extend the Flyers lead. Highlights: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2ktnrKzxtK0

  • January 8, 2008 -- Jeff Carter (2-0-2) scored twice within 13 seconds and Antero Niittymaki made 27 saves to improve to 7-0-0 against Atlanta, in Philly's 4-1 road win. Carter's two goals were the second-fastest scored by a player in franchise history (Ron Flockhart scored a pair of goals in eight seconds against St. Louis December 6, 1981). Scott Hartnell (1-2-3) had three points including his 100th NHL goal, a SHG with one second left in the second period. The Flyers out-scored Atlanta 4-0 in the second period. The Flyers beat Atlanta for the eighth straight time. Riley Cote fought Chris Thorburn ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FYYV99W9Fdw ). Highlights: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g5DvTaNmr0o

  • February 5, 2008 -- Steve Downie scored with 4:39 to play in Philly's 3-2 road win. Antero Niittymaki had 23 saves and upped his career record to 8-0 with 13 GA in this series. The Flyers held three one-goal leads and got PPGs from Mike Knuble and Mike Richards. Highlights: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ci8TaeBH3GU

  • March 18, 2008 -- Antero Niittymaki's sparkling save off Ilya Kovalchuk's shot in the final seconds proved to be one of the most important moments in the season as the Flyers, winless in their last four, beat Atlanta 3-2 and finished the season with a 7-1-1 streak to lift them into the playoffs. Jeff Carter scored the go-ahead goal on the PP with three seconds remaining in the second period. Up by two in the last minute of play, the Flyers' lead was cut to 3-2 when Kovalchuk scored his 50th at 19:30. Then, with about three seconds to play, his bullet nearly tied the game but Niittymaki made a terrific save which floored the Atlanta forward in disbelief. Niittymaki improved to 9-0 (15 GA) in his career against Atlanta. Philly held a 47-19 shots advantage. Highlights: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u5lSk36Atak

  • October 28, 2008 -- Antero Niittymaki made 24 saves for his fourth career shutout and Simon Gagne (2-2-4), Mike Knuble (2-0-2) and Joffrey Lupul (2-0-2) each scored twice in Philly's 7-0 rout at Atlanta in a game aired nationally on VERSUS. Lupul had the GWG 1:20 into the game. Glen Metropolit (1-2-3) had three points. The Flyers went 3-for-5 on PPs. Niittymaki improved to 10-0-0 with a 1.50 GAA lifetime against the Thrashers. Highlights: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZgzfDnR2BR4

  • November 16, 2008 -- Antero Niittymaki stopped 29 shots, Simon Gagne (1-2-3) had three points and Joffrey Lupul scored the go-ahead goal with 6:17 to play in a 4-3 home victory which ended the Thrashers' five-game winning streak. Niittymaki improved to 11-0 in his career against Atlanta. The Thrashers outshot Philly 21-4 in the final period and Niittymaki made 19 stops. The Flyers dominated the opening period with an 18-4 shots advantage and led 2-0 by scoring in the opening and closing minutes. The lead was 3-1 through two periods. Each team finished with 32 shots. Highlights: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qwSQ-qhdt6w
  • January 21, 2009 -- Antero Niittymaki made 28 saves and set a franchise record for consecutive wins against one opponent (12-0 record) while Mike Knuble scored twice in the Flyers' 5-3 victory. Knuble's GWG came with 7:48 to play and he then added an ENG with Simon Gagne (0-2-2) assisting on both. Jeff Carter (0-2-2) had two earlier assists. Atlanta trailed 3-0 through two periods but evened the score on Chris Thorburn's goal midway in the third period. Over the last 20 years, Niittymaki (against Atlanta) and Chris Osgood (17-0 against Tampa Bay) were the only goalies to have won their first 12 decisions against one team. Riley Cote and Eric Boulton fought early ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WtdnuHltQqA ) and Arron Asham-Boris Valabik fought in the second period ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=350toOGlsdk).
    Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jJd05Lt09SQ

  • February 8, 2009 -- Antero Niittymaki made 29 saves and Jeff Carter (2-1-3) scored twice in Philly's 14th straight win over the Thrashers 3-2 at Atlanta. Over the last 20 years, Niittymaki (13-0 against Atlanta) and Chris Osgood (17-0 against Tampa Bay) were the only goalies to have won their first 12 decisions against one team; Niittymaki equalled the 17-0 mark while playing for Tampa Bay in March 2010. The Thrashers scored two PPGs in the third period after Carter gave Philly a 3-0 lead. Riley Cote, who (17 PIMs) fought Eric Boulton (5 PIMs) in a second period battle, picked up an instigation penalty and a 10-minute misconduct http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C3bWlyUb5IA. Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3HUb_XqYWjw

  • November 28, 2009 -- Johan Hedberg made 34 saves and Rich Peverley scored a second period PPG in Atlanta's 1-0 home win which snapped a 14-game losing streak in this series. The Flyers entered the game with a record of 29-3-3-1 in this series and the 14-game win streak tied a team record for wins against one opponent (also against Los Angeles from 1978-1982); that mark was later broken with a 15th straight win against the NYI. Brian Boucher made 17 saves. Philly held a 34-18 shots advantage including 13-3 in the third period. Riley Cote fought Eric Boulton ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fvc3R6JL7N0). Aaron Asham fought Colby Armstrong ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bc_pEqqFo4Q ).

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  • January 28, 2010 -- Atlanta out-scored the Flyers 3-0 in the third period of a 4-3 win in Philly. Johan Hedberg made 34 saves and Jim Slater (2-0-2) scored twice including the GWG with 6:32 to play. Philly out-scored Atlanta 3-0 in the second period. Claude Giroux (1-1-2) had two points and Ray Emery made 24 saves. The Flyers were 22-0 when leading after two periods. Simon Gagne collided with goalie Hedberg ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J0jJTFyi7cw ). Arron Asham and Chris Thorburn fought ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wMQ3uY3nORE ).
  • March 20, 2010 -- Colby Armstrong scored twice and Johan Hedberg made 25 saves in Atlanta's 5-2 home win. Niclas Bergfors and Nik Antropov both had a goal and an assist. The Thrashers led 2-0 at the 5:42 mark and 3-2 after two periods. Dan Carcillo, who scored the Flyers' first goal, fought Jim Slater in the opening minute of the game (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oLi8a-fspvA ) and Ian Laperriere fought Eric Boulton ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8KOaIiwhbxE ) before four minutes expired.
  • March 21, 2010 -- Ondrej Pavelec made 44 saves and Atlanta completed the season sweep with a 3-1 win at Philly. Ron Hainsey scored 2:04 into the game and Todd White made it 2-0 later in the first period. Rich Peverley scored late in the third period, five minutes after Mike Richards made it 2-1. Richards' check on Colby Armstrong ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mJNhyZhh5ZU ). Jeff Carter suffered a broken bone in his left foot from a shot by Clarke MacArthur and played in the last of 286 consecutive games. Scott Hartnell fought Jim Slater ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eo_b7iVyj40 ).

  • January 14, 2011 -- Sergei Bobrovsky made 27 saves and Danny Briere scored the GWG with 7:12 to play in Philly's 5-2 win at Atlanta. Jody Shelley's blast tied the game 36 seconds after Atlanta snapped a scoreless tie 16:37 into the second period. Kimmo Timonen (+3) scored his first goal since October 30, 2010 21 seconds later to give Philly a 2-1 lead. Rich Peverley's PPG tied the game with three seconds to play in the second period. The four goals came in a span of 3:20. Niclas Bergfors assisted on both Thrashers' goals. Jeff Carter (1-1-2), who scored an ENG, and his linemates JVR and Claude Giroux (1-1-2), who made it 4-2, were all a +3. Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y5-kbekL0KY

  • March 12, 2011 -- Ron Hainsey (1-1-2) scored 1:17 into OT to give Atlanta a 5-4 OT home win. The Flyers led 3-0 through two periods. The defeat was the franchise's first when entering the last period leading by 3+ goals since November 21, 1987 (led 4-1, lost 6-4 to the NYI). Tobias Enstrom scored with 2:29 left in regulation then Andrew Ladd (1-1-2) tied the game with 0:45 to play. Ville Leino (3-0-3) scored his first NHL hat trick, two PPGs, and his third goal gave Philly a 4-2 lead with 6:28 left in the third period. Mike Richards (0-3-3) also had three points. Sergei Bobrovsky made 36 saves. Ondrej Pavelec (9 saves, 12 shots) was replaced by Chris Mason (11 saves, 12 shots) at the start of the third period. Atlanta outshot Philly 41-24 including 21-12 through two periods (Flyers led 3-0) and 20-12 combined in the third period and OT. The Flyers' PP was 2-for-2 and scored multiple goals for the first time since February 10. Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7TkQ8XB2iIA
  • March 17, 2011 -- Ondrej Pavelev made 21 saves and Rob Schremp and Blake Wheeler scored in the shootout helping Atlanta to a 4-3 (2-0) SO home win. The Thrashers had four different scorers and led by a goal on three occasions. Danny Briere (2-1-3) scored his 30th and 31st goals for the Flyers including the tying goal with 1:28 to play. Brian Boucher made 22 saves. Dan Carcillo fought Mark Stuart ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GOPEcu5Ba9I ). Highlights --http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AlhYY6ASYFs
  • March 31, 2011 -- Nik Antropov scored off his skate 10:22 into the third period and Chris Mason made 43 saves in Atlanta's 1-0 win at Philly. The 43 shots were the most by the Flyers in a shutout loss since December 21, 1980 (44 shots against Washington). Jeff Carter hit a post with 4.7 seconds to play. Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JlS60UfR2mo
  • October 27, 2011 -- Andrew Ladd scored with 1:06 to play in Winnipeg's 9-8 win at Philadelphia. The 17 goals tied a Flyers' regular season franchise mark, set three prior times (three wins in each of those instances). The Jets led 5-1 in the second period which led to the removal of Sergei Bobrovsky (10 saves, 15 shots) for Ilya Bryzgalov (6 saves, 10 shots) and later a 6-2 advantage was reduced to 6-4 after two periods. The Flyers scored three times in the opening 3:02 of the third period to take a 7-6 lead. It was (unofficially) the third time in Flyers' history that they rallied to take a lead after trailing by four goals (also February 23, 1988 at Detroit and December 11, 2008 vs. Carolina (both wins). The Jets quickly followed with two goals in 89 seconds to take an 8-7 lead, the five goals came in a span of 4:31. James van Riemsdyk made it 8-8 with 3:39 to play. The Jets pulled Ondrej Pavelec (36 saves, 43 shots) and replaced him with Chris Mason (4 saves, 5 shots) but Pavelec returned with 8:20 remaining as Mason left with an injury. The Flyers held a 48-25 shots advantage. Danny Briere (2-2-4, +3), Kimmo Timonen (0-4-4, +3) and van Riemsdyk (2-1-3) led the Flyers. Timonen's 4 assists were tied for the second highest by a Flyers' defenseman in a regular season game (Alexandre Picard had five). The Jets had nine goal scorers (a first since Pittsburgh December 13, 1990 vs. New Jersey) and the Flyers had six for a total of 15. Of the 36 skaters, 28 had at least one point. The 17 total goals were the most scored in an NHL game since San Jose beat Pittsburgh 10-8 January 13, 1996. Each team scored five straight goals: Winnipeg in a 14:38 span and Philly in an 8:51 span. Bryzgalov said after the game "I have zero confidence in myself right now. I am terrible. (The offense) scores eight goals and we are still losing. It's obviously a terrible goalie and that's me. I am the reason we lost the game tonight. I am lost in the woods right now." Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-0pDnYfJn0E

  • November 19, 2011 -- The Jets led 3-0 10:15 into the game and hung on for a 6-4 home win. Dustin Byfuglien (1-2-3), Bryan Little (2-0-2) and Ondrej Pavelec (27 saves) led the Jets. Winnipeg led 5-1 late in the second period before the Flyers narrowed the deficit to one goal with 2:14 to play. The Jets' PP was 3-for-8. Matt Read scored consecutive goals (2-0-2) in the third period. Scott Hartnell (2-1-3) had two goals. Sergei Bobrovsky made 34 saves. The Flyers' PP was 2-for-8. Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KxlsYwS-5O4
  • January 31, 2012 -- Bryan Little scored in the third round of the whootout giving Winnipeg a 2-1 (1-0 shootout) win at Philadelphia. Ondrej Pavelec made 27 saves and was 3-for-3 in the SO. Ilya Bryzgalov made 23 saves. Brayden Schenn scored in the first period but Chris Thorburn tied the game in the second period. Tom Sestito fought Thorburn in the third period ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=80H2z31zB6k ). Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UH7bhKvD7VU
  • February 21, 2012 -- Jaromir Jagr became the first NHL player in history to score 16 regular season OT goals when he scored with 44 seconds remaining to give Philly a 5-4 win at Winnipeg. Wayne Simmonds' (1-1-2) goal with 9.7 seconds left in regulation, off a perfect feed by James van Riemsdyk, sent the game to OT. Ondrej Pavelec made 50 saves in an otherwise sensational performance and among his stops was a brilliant save (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o-s4JEKMbqA) on Jake Voracek. The Flyers outshot the Jets 55-26 and tied a team record (Boston, 2007) for most shots in a regular season road game. Philly also outshot the Jets 6-1 in OT and 18-5 in the third period. Claude Giroux (1-1-2) had a game-high 10 shots. Sixteen of the Flyers' 18 skaters had at least one shot on goal. Andrew Ladd (2-0-2) scored twice in a span of 64 seconds to give the Jets a 3-2 lead. Tim Stapleton (0-3-3) had a game-high three points. Winnipeg was a perfect 3-for-3 on PPs. The Flyers' victory ended a six-game losing skid in this series and was the team's second win in the last 12 games against this franchise. Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IJJWX9tWDBk

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Thu Oct 25, 2012 Flyers at Canadiens 7:30 PM ----
Sat Oct 27, 2012 Maple Leafs at Flyers 7:00 PM ----------
Sun Oct 28, 2012 Flyers at Sabres 5:00 PM ----------
Tue Oct 30, 2012 Stars at Flyers 7:00 PM -------
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Great GDT!


I sure hope they win. I don't like losing very much. It's not as much fun as winning.

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I sure hope they win. I don't like losing very much. It's not as much fun as winning.
The helter-skelter, roller coaster ride is purely an attempt at redefining Emerson's philosophy of "A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds."

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Would be nice to see Wellwood/Wellwood, after the battle of the Schenn's.

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It's a Winnipeg game so I'm expecting very little of this foolish consistency

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Wellwood has been playing really well. 4th line was actually producing offense. Shame he is going to get scratched.

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Awesome work as usual MSE.

Let's go Flyers, just get a win please.

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I sure hope they win. I don't like losing very much. It's not as much fun as winning.
I'm eager to see this hodge podge defensive corps for the first time in action.

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I can not wait to see how our D is going to play. Looking forward to see Grossman or Kubina against Antropov.

We should be able to block a lot of shots.

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can we plzzzz. not have yet another loss to these guys is embaressing fashion.

dont have much hope thou.

Jets are like the Rags.. just cant seem to get it done against em.

im guessing Bryz for this one ?

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I can not wait to see how our D is going to play. Looking forward to see Grossman or Kubina against Antropov.

We should be able to block a lot of shots.
Antropov? Who cares about him, he sucks.
Look for Blake Wheeler's line go up against Kubina/Grossman, that will be the match up to watch. Wheeler is on fire recently, 10 points in his past 5-6 games, and he was a force the last couple games they played the Flyers.

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Antropov? Who cares about him, he sucks.
Look for Blake Wheeler's line go up against Kubina/Grossman, that will be the match up to watch. Wheeler is on fire recently, 10 points in his past 5-6 games, and he was a force the last couple games they played the Flyers.
Antropov always seem to play well against Flyers. I bet he was good in all 3 games against us this year too.

Not taking anything away from Wheelers game this season.

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Both Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek left practice early on Monday.

It was unclear why Giroux left the ice, but Voracek crashed awkwardly into the boards about halfway through practice. He slammed his stick angrily against the boards before heading to the locker room, and was followed close behind be one of the team’s trainers.

Despite that scary moment, however, general manager Paul Holmgren said there were no injuries incurred at Monday’s practice.
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I'm not expecting much out of this game. Winnipeg owns us this season and will scratch and bite for every single point to make the playoffs.

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We'll win 5-0. Goals from Jagr, Giroux, Schenn, Voracek and Talbot.

I'm a bit surprised that they haven't sent one of Wellwood or Rinaldo down to the Phantoms. Guess they want an extra forward on the road trip considering we have a few forwards who have just recently returned from injuries. I'd like to see Wellwood get another chance this game, in part because he's played pretty good in the games he's been given, and in part because he'd face his brother.

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Jets score 4 goals tonight.

Over or under?

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Another loss and the new guys combine for a minus 4

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I'll be at this one - my 3rd Flyers vs Jets game this year. 2 in Winnipeg and 1 in Philly. I hope they can make it 1-1-1 (in games I went to). If Bryz thinks he has heard it from the Flyers fans, the Jets fans are really gonna give it to him. If he lets in a goal it is gonna get crazy loud. They were all over him last time when he didn't even dress. 15,000 were chanting "we want Il-y-a!"

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Ugh... I forgot that Ilya will be starting this game in Winnipeg, with that obnoxious crouwd they have over there. I have another bad feeling about this one.

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