Ryan Kesler scored twice early in the second period and added an assist in the third as the Vancouver Canucks beat the Philadelphia Flyers 6-2 on Tuesday night.
Even when the Philadelphia Flyers don’t play their best, they still seem to have plenty of firepower to beat the New York Islanders. Playing for the second straight afternoon, the Flyers erased a third-period deficit and knocked off the Islanders 3-2 on Sunday.
Andreas Nodl snapped a tie with 5:25 left for the Philadelphia Flyers, who stretched their winning streak to six with a 2-1 victory over the slumping New York Islanders on Saturday night.
Surprise starter Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 29 shots in his NHL debut, Danny Briere and Blair Betts scored the first two goals, and the Flyers spoiled the Pittsburgh Penguins’ debut game in their new arena by winning 3-2 on Thursday night.