Manning scores tiebreaker in 3rd, Flyers beat Hurricanes 4-3

Philadelphia Flyers' Brandon Manning (23) scores the go-ahead goal against Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward as Hurricanes' Noah Hanifin (5) defends during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Raleigh, N.C., Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016. Philadelphia won 4-3. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)
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RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Brandon Manning scored the tiebreaking short-handed goal early in the third period to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-3 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Sunday.

Claude Giroux had a goal and an assist, giving him points in a league-high nine straight games. Shayne Gostisbehere and Radko Gudas also scored for the Flyers. Wayne Simmonds had two assists, and Michal Neuvirth stopped 26 shots.

Jeff Skinner had a goal and an assist for Carolina, and Justin Faulk and Viktor Stalberg also scored. Victor Rask, who has points in all seven games this season, added an assist. Cam Ward finished with 24 saves.

The Flyers snapped a two-game skid and beat the Hurricanes for the second time this season.