Flyers 3, Red Wings 1
Jaromir Jagr had a goal and an assist and the Philadelphia
Flyers beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-1 in a preseason game Friday
James Van Riemsdyk and Matt Read also scored for Philadelphia
and Sergei Bobrovsky made 23 saves.
Fabian Brunnstrom scored for Detroit and Jimmy Howard stopped 19
Van Riemsdyk and Jagr scored 52 seconds apart late in the first
period to erase the Red Wings’ 1-0 lead.
Van Riemsdyk tied it 1-all with 2:34 left in the opening period
and Jagr gave the Flyers the lead for good with 1:42 remaining in
Philadelphia’s victory came a night after a banana was thrown
from the stands as Wayne Simmonds scored for the Flyers during a
shootout in a 4-3 loss. Simmonds, who is black, did not play Friday
night but was seen signing autographs.