This Date in Flyers History: November 27

Tuesday, 11.27.2012 / 12:00 AM
This Date in Flyers History

On this date in 1977, the Flyers defeated the Los Angeles Kings at the Spectrum, 2-0. In the game, defenseman Joe Watson played his 700th game as a Flyer.

In 11 seasons with the Flyers (1967-68 through 1977-78), Watson recorded 36 goals and 162 assists for 198 points and 397 penalty minutes in 746 regular season games.

Watson's 746 games as Flyers are the second-most among Flyers defensemen. He was inducted into the Flyers Hall of Fame on Feb. 22, 1996

ALSO ON THIS DATE:

- The Flyers own an all-time record of 10-7-0-1.

- In 1982, a 4-0 win over the Los Angeles Kings gave Pelle Lindbergh his first career shutout.

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