The Philadelphia Flyers got outplayed in every aspect of the game in Game 4 against the Pittsburgh Penguins en route to a 5-0 loss. They are now down 3-1 in the series.
Let’s get to it.
Top-line center Nolan Patrick was looking to get going.
Unfortunately they didn’t get much going at all.
Sidney Crosby fed Evgeni Malkin for a power-play goal to open the scoring.
Then after some sustained pressure by the Flyers, the Penguins went down the other way and Brian Elliott allowed a weak goal.
Travis Konecny wasn’t very happy after a penalty call.
He got a breakaway chance out of the box, but his shot was denied.
The Flyers trailed 2-0 after one period of play.
It didn’t get any better in the second period.
Elliott made a solid glove save.
Scott Laughton was angry after being hit into the boards.
The Flyers got a full power play after this penalty, but couldn’t convert.
Then Kris Letang’s shot deflected off of Andrew MacDonald’s stick.
Michal Neuvirth came in for Elliott.
Then Sidney Crosby made it 4-0 on an easy goal.
Travis Konecny got butt-ended in the face.
He was okay, though.
But the Flyers couldn’t get anything going on the double-minor despite this great chance.
The Flyers trailed 4-0 after two periods of play.
Riley Sheahan made it 5-0 in the third period.
And the Flyers lost 5-0 in Game 4 to go down 3-1 in the series.
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