Voracek, Flyers open hearts to 8-year-old with form of epilepsy (PHOTOS)

Philadelphia Flyers forward Jakub Voracek couldn't have been happier on Wednesday after seeing someone else score a goal.
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Although Jakub Voracek still is searching for his first goal of the season, the Philadelphia Flyers forward was all smiles after a newcomer found the net during his first time on the ice.

Enter Liam Idzi, an 8-year-old from Madison, Wis., who is dealing with Cerebral Palsy and Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, a difficult-to-treat form of epilepsy.

Confined to a wheelchair, Idzi was a guest of the Flyers and requested through the Make-A-Wish Foundation for Voracek to push him around the ice.

Idzi then trumped Voracek’s accomplishments this season, scoring a goal against goalie Jeff Hextall, who is the son of general manager Ron Hextall.

"It was good," Voracek told the Courier Post with a smile. "He scored a goal … so he has one more than me."

The 26-year-old Voracek also arranged for the Idzi family to be in attendance for Thursday’s game against the Metropolitan Division-rival Washington Capitals.

Perhaps with an added cheering section, Voracek can even the scoreboard with Idzi at one goal apiece.