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April 12, 2021 at 5:54 am #30205jorjawingfield2
<p>Claude Giroux scored his second goal of the game with 2:08 left as the visiting Philadelphia Flyers erased an early three-goal deficit to beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 on Thursday.</p> <p>Travis Konecny produced the tying goal and Sean Couturier also scored for Philadelphia.
Oskar Lindblom had three assists, Nicolas Aube-Kubel had two and Giroux enjoyed a three-point night with an assist. Flyers goaltender Brian Elliott made 26 saves.</p> <p>Kris Letang, Mark Friedman and Jared McCann scored in the first 3:57 for 릴게임 the Penguins.
Tristan Jarry made 31 saves.</p> <p>Friedman, playing his second game against his former team after being claimed by Pittsburgh off waivers, left in the second period after he got hurt on a hit from the Flyers’ Nolan Patrick.</p> <p>Pittsburgh captain Sidney Crosby, who had an assist, 릴게임 returned after missing a game while he was on the COVID-19 protocol list.
Conversely, Philadelphia’s Joel Farabee, who scored twice against the Penguins on Tuesday, was out after being placed on that list.</p> <p>Letang opened the scoring at 2:46 of the first period. The Flyers’ Travis Sanheim swatted Letang’s floating shot from the right point, but that only helped send the puck past Elliott.</p> <p>Friedman’s first NHL goal in his 12th game came 34 seconds later.
On a rebound of Crosby’s shot, 릴게임 Giroux tried to bat the puck away, but it went to the slot, where Friedman swiped it under Elliott’s pads.</p> <p>McCann made it three goals in 1:11 when he scored on a rebound of Kasperi Kapanen’s shot. McCann got the puck past Elliott while falling to the ice and despite the puck breaking his stick.</p> <p>On a power play at 11:32 of the first, Couturier made it 3-1 with a blast from the left dot.</p> <p>Giroux pulled Philadelphia to within 3-2 at 6:49 of the second.
Jarry stopped Lindblom point blank, but Giroux got to the puck near the right post and popped it in.</p> <p>Jarry turned the puck over from behind his net, and Lindblom’s fed Giroux in the slot. Giroux’s shot went in off Konecny at 13:37 of the third for the tying goal.</p> <p>–Field Level Media</p></div>
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