Photo: Frank Fimmano

Photo: Frank Fimmano

Flyers Beat Red Wings 6-5 in OT

Once again, we’re going by the numbers for the recap today.

2: Standings points earned by the Flyers with the win. Also, number of goals scored by Travis Konecny, a powerplay goal in the first and the OT winner. Also, number of goals scored by Anthony Mantha of Detroit. Also the number of assists for Sean Couturier, Nolan Patrick and Wayne Simmonds of the Flyers. Number 2 also describes how the Flyers played for a good portion of the third period.

5: Number of goals allowed by Carter Hart

6: Goals scored by the Flyers and how many points back of a playoff spot the Flyers find themselves after the win.

33: Saves on 38 shots faced for Carter Hart

 

Photo: Frank Fimmano

 

The Flyers move on to face Detroit tomorrow in Detroit to finish off the home and home.

The Game Tying Goal was scored with seven seconds left by Anthony Mantha, who earlier in the game got away with a cross check/boarding incident on Claude Giroux.

Mike McKenna dressed as the backup as Cam Talbot had yet to arrive after his trade from Edmonton late last night.

Talbot will meet the team before the departure to Detroit for tomorrow’s game.