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This Date In Flyers History...February 23

Wednesday, 02.23.2005 / 12:00 AM / News
Philadelphia Flyers

February 23, 1984...Flyers Trade Paul Holmgren


                  Paul Holmgren
On this date in 1984, the Flyers and Minnesota North Stars skated to a 3-3 tie at the Spectrum.

The Flyers jumped out to a 2-0 second-period lead on goals by Darryl Sittler and Brian Propp. Minnesota scored the next three goals of the game and led 3-2 with under three minutes to play in the contest. Propp scored his second goal of the game at 17:45 of the third period to tie the game at 3-3.

After the game, the Flyers announced that they had traded Paul Holmgren to the North Stars in exchange for the rights to Paul Guay and a third round pick in the 1985 NHL Entry Draft.

Holmgren left as the Flyers' all-time leader in penalty minutes with 1,600 penalty minutes in 500 regular season games. In parts of nine seasons with the Flyers (1975-76 to 1983-84), Holmgren recorded 138 goals and 171 assists for 309 points (22nd on the Flyers' All-Time Points List).

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  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - BOS 82 54 19 9 261 177 117
2 y - PIT 82 51 24 7 249 207 109
3 x - TBL 82 46 27 9 240 215 101
4 x - MTL 82 46 28 8 215 204 100
5 x - NYR 82 45 31 6 218 193 96
6 x - PHI 82 42 30 10 236 235 94
7 x - CBJ 82 43 32 7 231 216 93
8 x - DET 82 39 28 15 222 230 93
9 WSH 82 38 30 14 235 240 90
10 NJD 82 35 29 18 197 208 88
11 OTT 82 37 31 14 236 265 88
12 TOR 82 38 36 8 231 256 84
13 CAR 82 36 35 11 207 230 83
14 NYI 82 34 37 11 225 267 79
15 FLA 82 29 45 8 196 268 66
16 BUF 82 21 51 10 157 248 52

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2013-2014 PLAYOFFS
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Voracek 3 1 1 1 2
S. Hartnell 3 0 2 1 2
C. Giroux 3 0 2 3 2
M. Streit 3 1 0 1 1
A. MacDonald 3 1 0 0 1
W. Simmonds 3 1 0 -2 1
L. Schenn 3 1 0 1 1
J. Akeson 3 1 0 -1 1
V. Lecavalier 3 0 1 -2 1
A. Hall 3 0 1 -1 1
 
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R. Emery 1 2 0 .888 3.49
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