5 Game Win Streak Ends On The Island

How It Happened

Brock Nelson had two goals, Anders Lee also scored, and the Islanders beat the Flyers 3-2 on Wednesday night. Pierre Engvall and Adam Pelech each had two assists. and Sorokin stopped 34 shots to help the Islanders win their second straight after losing seven in a row (0-4-3).

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Cam York and Joel Farabee scored for the Flyers, who had their five-game winning streak snapped. Hart finished with 22 saves. The Islanders are 12-2-0 in the last 14 games against the Flyers and have won eight straight home games against Philadelphia.

Lee opened the scoring at 1:49 of the first with his third goal of the season. Nelson made it 2-0 with 6:50 left in the second, tipping a high shot from the point from Pelech past Hart. York got the Flyers on the board 1:08 later as he backhanded the puck past Sorokin on a second effort for his third.

Nelson scored again at 2:33 of the third, getting a crisp cross-ice pass from Engvall before sliding the puck past Hart for his team-leading 10th. Farabee made it 3-2 with 4:04 left in regulation with his eighth.

This And That

The Flyers are 10-8-1 21 points under John Tortorella for the 2023-24 season. 19 games

 Flyers have gone 7 for 62 on the power play in the 2023-24 season, which works out to 11.3%.

Flyers have 51 Penalty Kills for 62 Times Shorthanded. 82.3%

GOALS FOR: 62/ 3.3

GOALS AGAINST: 55/ 2.9   

SHOTS FOR- 600/ 31.6

SHOTS AGAINST- 524/ 27.6

OT RECORD- 1-1

SHOOTOUT RECORD– 0-0

SHORT-HANDED GOALS- 5

TAKEAWAYS/ GIVEAWAYS- 125/114      6.6/ 6.0


 Ryan Ellis ($6.25M) 6.25 million dollars of contract on IR

 Since the 2021-2022 season, the Flyers have gone 70 for 515 on the power play 13.6%

The Future Of Orange

                        GP      G         A         PTS    PIM     +/-

Maclin Celebrini, C, Boston University                 12        9          13        22        6       7

                                                                                    GP      G         A         PTS    PIM     +/-

Cole Eiserman, LW, NTDP, US Nat Team          24        32        13        45        8     30

                                                                                    GP      G         A         PTS    PIM     +/-

Sam Dickinson, LD, London Knights                   21        4          13        17        4        18                   

Matt Bednarczyk
Matt Bednarczyk

Matt Bednarczyk is your host of Talking Philly Sports With Matty B. He is a proud retired US Army Sergeant First Class, he is also a combat veteran with over 80 months served in Afganistan, and Iraq . Huge Hockey Fan. Matt is a lifelong 4 for 4 Philly sports fan. Born and raised on the Mayfair and Tacony neighborhood lines of Northeast Philly. He brings over 40 years of Philadelphia Sports passion and provides a realistic look at our Major Sports Teams and the most passionate sports fans on the planet. Look for his show live on Edge of Philly Sports.

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