Senators 2, Flyers 0
Brian Elliott made 22 saves in his second NHL shutout and Nick
Foligno and Jesse Winchester scored third-period goals to give the
Ottawa Senators a 2-0 victory over the slumping Philadelphia Flyers
on Thursday night.
With 9:30 minutes left, Foligno took a wrist shot from just
above the circle and then put his rebound past diving goalie Brian
Boucher, who had smothered another drive by Foligno a few minutes
Winchester sealed the victory with a short-handed, empty-net
goal in the final minute.
It was the first shutout this season for the Senators, who have
two wins in their past six games.
The Flyers were blanked for the third time in six games. They
are 1-3 under new coach Peter Laviolette, who replaced the fired
John Stevens a week ago after Philadelphia’s two consecutive