I can't believe I have to write this post already. THERE IS NO GOALIE CONTROVERSY!!!!
5.1: The regular season record rating pulled in by Comcast SportsNet for Wednesday night's home opener against the Vancouver Canucks. That equals approximately 155,000 households in the Delaware...
Maybe the Canucks will tighten up the gaps against a team they are more familiar with. That's what I am expecting.
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The Canucks were comeback kids after a slow start in Columbus, but they'll need to be at their best as they take on the Flyers in Philly. Time to spoil the Flyers home opening, methinks...
2 games in for the Canucks: 2 games where you almost fall asleep early on in the game and hopefully you woke up by the 3rd period to watch them come alive.
|- 1, Philadelphia Power-Play Goal - Claude Giroux (3), from Chris Pronger and Matt Read at 7:14. 2, Philadelphia Power-Play Goal - Chris Pronger, from Claude Giroux and Jaromir Jagr at 12:12. 3, Vancouver Power-Play Goal - Mikael Samuelsson, from Henrik Sedin and Daniel Sedin at 16:35. 4, Philadelphia Goal - James van Riemsdyk, from Claude Giroux at 17:48. Penalties - Sami Salo, Vancouver (Hooking), 2:39; Mikael Samuelsson, Vancouver (Holding), 5:50; Henrik Sedin, Vancouver (Hi-sticking), 7:57; Alexandre Burrows, Vancouver (Cross checking), 10:53; Scott Hartnell, Philadelphia (Hi-sticking), 15:33; Scott Hartnell, Philadelphia (Roughing), 20:00.|
|- 5, Vancouver Goal - Henrik Sedin, from Alexandre Burrows and Alexander Edler at 6:41. 6, Philadelphia Goal - Jakub Voracek (2), from Sean Couturier and Kimmo Timonen at 8:32. 7, Vancouver Goal - Chris Higgins (2), from Alexandre Burrows and Kevin Bieksa at 15:31. Penalties - Aaron Volpatti, Vancouver (Holding), 11:21.|
|- 8, Vancouver Power-Play Goal - Daniel Sedin (2), from Alexander Edler and Mikael Samuelsson at 3:39. 9, Philadelphia Goal - Andrej Meszaros, from Danny Briere at 4:40. Penalties - James van Riemsdyk, Philadelphia (Unsportsmanlike conduct), 2:25; Zac Rinaldo, Philadelphia (Roughing), 5:10; Jaromir Jagr, Philadelphia (Hooking), 10:17; Jakub Voracek, Philadelphia (Boarding), 14:26; Chris Pronger, Philadelphia (Interference), 16:30.|