Wayne Simmonds scored the go-ahead goal late in the second period, lifting the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Tuesday night for their third straight win.
Scottie Upshall scored in regulation for Florida while Voracek had Philadelphia’s goal.
Wayne Simmonds scored for Philadelphia (11-14-5), which entered 3-0-2 in its last five but lost its sixth straight to Tampa Bay. The Flyers are 2-13-1 against the Lightning since the 2010-11 season.
The Philadelphia Flyers are defending… themselves… against an outbreak of mumps in the NHL.
Brayden Schenn had both goals for the Flyers, including one after a video review with 55.3 seconds left in the third period. Mason stopped 21 shots.
Anaheim rebounded from Wayne Simmonds’ late goal for a 5-4 victory over the spiraling Flyers on Wednesday night.
Sean Couturier scored the lone goal for the Flyers, who have lost eight straight road games for their longest skid away from home since March 1998. Steve Mason made 25 saves but had no chance to stop the game-winner.
Derick Brassard scored twice to lead the New York Rangers to a 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers Saturday afternoon.
Pavel Datsyuk scored twice in his return from an injury to lead the Detroit Red Wings to a 5-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night.
The Flyers inducted Eric Lindros and John LeClair into the team’s Hall Of Fame on Thursday night.
Steve Mason stopped 32 shots for Philadelphia, which lost its third straight.
Jakub Voracek scored two goals, and Steve Mason made 35 saves to earn his first win of the season as the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Edmonton Oilers 4-1 on Tuesday night.
Brayden Schenn scored 2:36 into overtime, and the Philadelphia Flyers snapped the Los Angeles Kings’ six-game win streak with a 3-2 victory on Tuesday night.
R.J. Umberger and Matt Read scored 2 minutes apart in the third period to lift the Philadelphia Flyers past the Pittsburgh Penguins, 5-3 on Wednesday night.
Philadelphia’s Steve Mason made 39 saves. He was back in net for his fifth start in six games despite being pulled after two periods in the Flyers’ come-from-behind 6-5 overtime win at Dallas on Saturday, their only victory.