The Philadelphia Flyers didn’t make it easy, but they came away with the shootout win in Montreal on Monday night. Petr Mrazek was fantastic in the shutout win, and Jake Voracek and Sean Couturier came up clutch with shootout goals to tie and win it!
Let’s get to it.
Petr Mrazek was rocking some new pads for the game.
Oskar Lindblom was ready to get going on the second line.
Konecny got tripped up in the first minute, and made sure the referees knew about it.
Shayne Gostisbehere stood up for Konecny and wrestled with Max Pacioretty.
Konecny sped down the ice on a rush later in the period, but Sean Couturier was denied.
A pretty nice drop pass from Konecny to Couturier for the chance.
The Flyers and Canadiens were scoreless after one period of play.
Nolan Patrick tried to cool himself off with some water prior to the second period.
Brandon Manning stumbled on a defensive play, but luckily Petr Mrazek saved the day.
Stay with it, Oskar.
Mrazek made a nice glove save and covered up the rebound.
He continued to play extremely well, making a fantastic stick save late in the period.
The Flyers and Canadiens were scoreless after two periods of play.
Mrazek had the puck take a weird bounce on him early in the third period, but luckily it didn’t cost him.
Konecny tried to connect with Couturier again, but they couldn’t convert.
Another great play by Konecny.
Mrazek then saved the day again.
He came up with a huge glove save to keep the game scoreless!
Flashing the leather.
The Flyers and Canadiens needed overtime to decide this one.
Each team had a few fantastic chances in overtime.
Mrazek dazzled again and again.
And Travis Konecny pulled off a filthy move.
But the game headed to a shootout.
The Canadiens took an early lead on this goal.
It all came down to Jake Voracek, who needed to score in the third round to keep it alive. And he came through.
Petr Mrazek came up with a huge pokecheck save.
Then Sean Couturier won it!
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