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Capitals top Flyers 2-1 in shootout to extend point streak

Nov. 13, 2019 11:40 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Washington Capitals have a calm confidence in the game’s most tense moments. T.J. Oshie and Evgeny Kuznetsov scored in a shootout to lift Washington over the Philadelphia Flyers 2-1 on Wednesday night. Brendan Leipsic had a goal in the first period and Braden Holtby made 30...

Farabee scores in shootout, Flyers beat Bruins 3-2

Nov. 11, 2019 12:31 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Joel Farabee and Carter Hart came through to help the Philadelphia Flyers pull out another late win. Farabee scored the lone shootout goal and Hart made some timely saves down the stretch to fend off a Boston Bruins comeback in Philadelphia's 3-2 win. The Flyers won their season-high fourth...

Sean Couturier lifts Flyers past Maple Leafs in shootout

Nov. 9, 2019 11:52 PM EST

TORONTO (AP) — Sean Couturier scored the shootout winner to give the Philadelphia Flyers a 3-2 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night. Flyers captain Claude Giroux also scored in the shootout. William Nylander was the only successful Toronto shooter. Last weekend in Philadelphia, Toronto...

Sean Couturier scores in OT, Flyers beat Canadiens 3-2

Nov. 7, 2019 10:54 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sean Couturier gave the surprising Flyers another wild victory celebration at home. Maybe the gritty wins — rather than, all eyes on Gritty — will finally make the fickle Philly fans take notice. Couturier flipped a shot from the slot that trickled past Carey Price just 55...

Couturier, Konecny lift Flyers over Hurricanes 4-1

Nov. 5, 2019 10:33 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Joel Farabee and Carter Hart showed why the Flyers' future could be bright. The present is pretty good, too. Farabee, a 19-year-old rookie, scored one of four goals for Philadelphia and the 21-year-old Hart stopped 33 shots in the Flyers' 4-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on...

Johnsson scores in shootout, Maple Leafs beat Flyers 4-3

Nov. 2, 2019 11:11 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — As the shootout rounds kept passing and the options became limited, the mind of Toronto Maple Leafs head coach Mike Babcock started to wander. "We started asking guys to look up YouTube videos to see what guys had scored in the minors," Babcock joked. "Actually, we have a pretty good...

Couturier leads Flyers to 4-3 shootout win over Devils

Nov. 1, 2019 11:32 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Philadelphia's Sean Couturier used a move made popular by Swedish star Peter Frosberg in the 1994 Olympics to send the Flyers past the New Jersey Devils. Couturier scored in regulation and had the only goal in the shootout on a nifty backhand shot, nearly identical to the one used by...

Devils acquire G Louis Dominque from Lightning for '21 pick

Nov. 1, 2019 7:21 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Devils have acquired goaltender Louis Domingue from the Tampa Bay Lightning for a conditional seventh-round pick in the 2021 NHL draft. The Devils announced the deal minutes before their game Friday night against the Philadelphia Flyers. The 27-year-old Domingue was...

Crosby has 3 points, Penguins drill Flyers 7-1

Oct. 29, 2019 11:19 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins endured a brutal stretch in the opening days of the season in which high-profile players headed to injured reserve with alarming regularity. Yet rather than panic, head coach Mike Sullivan used it as an opportunity to make sure the good habits he believes his team...

Barzal leads Islanders to 5-3 win over Flyers

Oct. 27, 2019 11:01 PM EDT

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) — The New York Islanders have developed a reputation for having a strong defense. With their offensive game starting to click, the team is beginning to build an intimidating identity. Mathew Barzal had a goal and an assist and the Islanders beat the Philadelphia Flyers 5-3 Sunday night...