Philadelphia 4, Anaheim 3

Friday, December 2, 2011 10:00 PM

Final Scoring Summary

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Philadelphia 14-7-2-1 6-4-1-1 8-3-1-0 W1
Anaheim 7-13-2-3 5-8-1-0 2-5-1-3 L1


Claude Giroux scored a power-play goal 3:29 into overtime as the Philadelphia Flyers rallied from a three-goal deficit to spoil the debut of Bruce Boudreau as the Anaheim Ducks' coach with a 4-3 road triumph on Friday.

Jaromir Jagr collected a pair of power-play goals and an assist in his return from a groin injury and defenseman Kimmo Timonen had three assists for Philadelphia, which has won three of its last four games.

With Anaheim's Ryan Getzlaf serving both a hooking and unsportsmanlike conduct penalty in overtime, Giroux ripped a one-timer from the left faceoff circle that beat Jonas Hiller under the crossbar.

After the Ducks scored the first three goals, Jagr deflected Timonen's point shot past Hiller with 4:42 remaining in the second period. The veteran then brought the Flyers to within one after one-timing Timonen's feed in the right faceoff circle.

Scott Hartnell leveled the contest with 3:02 remaining in the third period after converting Timonen's centering feed.

Andrew Cogliano scored a power-play goal, Teemu Selanne also tallied and Andrew Gordon recorded his second career NHL tally for Anaheim, which suffered its eighth loss in nine games.

A former Jack Adams Award winner, Boudreau replaced the fired Randy Carlyle shortly after the Ducks posted a 4-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night. Boudreau had been fired by the Washington Capitals on Monday.

Top Game Performances

Philadelphia   Anaheim
Jaromir Jagr 3 Points Saku Koivu 2
Jaromir Jagr 2 Goals Andrew Cogliano 1
Kimmo Timonen 3 Assists Saku Koivu 2
Jaromir Jagr 2 Power Play Goals Andrew Cogliano 1
N/A Short Handed Goals N/A
Ilya Bryzgalov .864 Save Percentage Jonas Hiller .915
Ilya Bryzgalov 19 Saves Jonas Hiller 43

Team Stats Summary

Team Shots Goals Power Play Penalty Kill Penalty Mins Face Offs Won
Philadelphia 47 4 3-9 2-3 10 24
Anaheim 22 3 1-3 6-9 22 27

Upcoming Games

  • Anaheim will play its next game at home against Minnesota. The Ducks have a W/L % of .429 after a win and .222 after a loss.
  • Philadelphia will play its next game on the road against Arizona. The Flyers have a W/L % of .462 after a win and .727 after a loss.
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