Anaheim, CA (SportsNetwork.com) – Jakob Silfverberg and Corey Perry scored in
the shootout as the Anaheim Ducks prolonged the Philadelphia Flyers’ woes with
a 5-4 win on Wednesday night.
The Flyers blew a 3-1 lead but tied it on Wayne Simmonds’ second goal with 1.8
seconds remaining in regulation.
Both teams came close to ending the game in an entertaining five-minute
overtime during which the Flyers owned an 8-4 shot advantage.
Ryan Getzlaf and Patrick Maroon both had a goal and an assist for the Ducks,
who have won two straight and five of their last seven games. Frederik
Andersen made 31 saves before stopping two of Philadelphia’s three shooters in
Steve Mason registered 29 saves for Philadelphia, which has lost six in a row
and nine straight on the road. The Flyers also suffered their ninth
consecutive shootout loss.