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This Date In Flyers History...February 28

Monday, 02.28.2005 / 12:00 AM / News
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February 28, 1990...Flyers and Canucks Skate To 7-7 Tie


                      Pelle Eklund
On this date in 1990, the Flyers and Canucks skated to a 7-7 tie in Vancouver.

Vancouver jumped out to an early 2-0 first-period lead, before the Flyers scored the next three goals of the game. Three more goals were scored in the first period, two by the Flyers, to give the Flyers a 5-3 lead entering the first intermission.

The Canucks scored four second-period goals before Pelle Eklund closed out the second-period scoring with a goal at 19:18 to cut the Flyers' deficit to one goal, 7-6, as the two teams entered the second intermission.

Tim Kerr's goal in the final minute of regulation, at 19:29, tied the game at 7-7. A scoreless overtime left the game as a 7-7 tie.

Kerr (2G), Ilkka Sinisalo (2G), Keith Acton (1G) and Eklund (2G) were the Flyers' goalscorers. Eklund (2G,1A) and defenseman Jiri Latal (3A) led the Flyers with three points each.

Trevor Linden led the Canucks with two goals and an assist in the contest.

The 7-7 tie is the highest scoring tie in Flyers history. The eight first-period goals was one short of the Flyers' team record for most goals in a period by both teams.

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EASTERN CONFERENCE
  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

STATS

2013-2014 PLAYOFFS
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
S. Hartnell 2 0 2 2 2
A. MacDonald 2 1 0 1 1
J. Voracek 2 1 0 1 1
W. Simmonds 2 1 0 -1 1
L. Schenn 2 1 0 2 1
J. Akeson 2 1 0 0 1
V. Lecavalier 2 0 1 0 1
A. Hall 2 0 1 0 1
C. Giroux 2 0 1 3 1
B. Schenn 2 0 1 -1 1
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
R. Emery 1 1 0 .913 3.00
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