The free falling Philadelphia Flyers (8-9-4) went into New York to battle the streaking Rangers (14-4-3) and the Flyers came away on the short end of a 4-1 decision.
The Rangers have now won their last six games at home.
Information Shesterkin turned aside 33 Philadelphia chances with Chris Keieder picking up his 16th goal of the season.
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New York got on the board at the 8:41 mark off a Jacob Trouba tally on the man up.
Dryden Hunt doubled the score less than a minute later.
Sheltering was starting high night and turned aside 11 Flyer chances and the stanza came to a conclusion with the 2-0 score.
it took all of :34 for Krieder to light the lamp withl Mika Zilbanejab and Adsm Fox getting the helpers.
Fox picked up his 18th assist which is a league high for a defenseman.
It was also the 300th Point for Zilbanjab’s Rangers career.
Morgan Frost got his first of the season to cut it 3-1. Cam Atkinson and Claude Giroux set it up.
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Philadelphia couldn’t generate much of an offense and, despite pressing, Shesterkin had all the answers.
With Carter Hart pulled for an extra attacker, New York capped the scoring with the 6th of the year from Artemi Panarin to close out the 4-1 game.
Carter Hart was good in making 24 saves.
Kevin Hayes returned and won 7 face offs.
Philly couldn’t hit net on 3 power plays including a five minute boarding to Dryden Hunt.
How bad is the power play? They are now 2 for their last 37.
Kevin has followed and promoted the game of lacrosse since May 19, 1974.
The same day the Philadelphia Flyers won the Cup, the Philadelphia Wings were introduced to Neibauer and Philadelphia.
Kevin has covered many sports, including baseball, football, basketball, and.. lacrosse. A former licensed football referee and baseball umpire, Kevin brings a unique insight to his game coverage.
A published writer in JustHockey Magazine, Kevin covered the American Hockey League as well as a monthly story on a pugilist where Kevin used the pen name, The Rink Rat. Neibauer turned his attentions to lacrosse for a few years and does his part, whether podcasting or writing to grow the game. Kevin branched out to his roots and currently provides insight for all Philadelphia teams for Edge of Philly as well as his full-time duties with LaxPhilly.