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

the first.

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.