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This Date In Flyers History...May 1

Sunday, 05.1.2005 / 12:00 AM ET / News
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This Date In Flyers History...May 1
May 1, 1980...Flyers Defeat North Stars, 7-0
Bob Dailey tied the team record for most points in a playoff game with five against Minnesota.
On this date in 1980, the Flyers defeated the Minnesota North Stars at the Spectrum, 7-0, in Game Two of their Semifinal series.

With North Stars defenseman Craig Hartsburg serving a minor penalty for holding, the Flyers Paul Holmgren scored a power play goal at 2:09 of the first period to give the Flyers a 1-0 lead. Bill Barber then scored a shorthanded goal as teammate Ken Linseman was in the penalty box for highsticking at 3:20.

Second-period goals by Bobby Clarke, Bob Dailey and Brian Propp gave the Flyers a 5-0 lead after two periods of play.

Al Hill and Reggie Leach closed out the scoring as each scored a third-period goal. The Flyers were perfect on the power play in the game, scoring four goals in four attempts.

Defenseman Bob Dailey led the Flyers with five points (1G,4A) in the contest. Flyers goaltender Phil Myre stopped all 27 shots faced to record his first career playoffs shutout.

The seven-goal victory is the most decisive win in a playoff game in franchise history.

In Game One, the North Stars beat the Flyers, 6-5, to take the home-ice advantage away from Philadelphia. After winning Game Two, the Flyers won the next three games of the series and captured the series, four games to one. With the series victory, the Flyers advanced to the Stanley Cup Finals for the fourth time in franchise history.

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EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - WSH 82 56 18 8 252 193 120
2 x - PIT 82 48 26 8 245 203 104
3 y - FLA 82 47 26 9 239 203 103
4 x - NYR 82 46 27 9 236 217 101
5 x - NYI 82 45 27 10 232 216 100
6 x - TBL 82 46 31 5 227 201 97
7 x - PHI 82 41 27 14 214 218 96
8 x - DET 82 41 30 11 211 224 93
9 BOS 82 42 31 9 240 230 93
10 CAR 82 35 31 16 198 226 86
11 OTT 82 38 35 9 236 247 85
12 NJD 82 38 36 8 184 208 84
13 MTL 82 38 38 6 221 236 82
14 BUF 82 35 36 11 201 222 81
15 CBJ 82 34 40 8 219 252 76
16 TOR 82 29 42 11 198 246 69

STATS

2015-2016 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
C. Giroux 78 22 45 -8 67
W. Simmonds 81 32 28 -7 60
B. Schenn 80 26 33 3 59
J. Voracek 73 11 44 -5 55
S. Gostisbehere 64 17 29 8 46
S. Couturier 63 11 28 8 39
M. Raffl 82 13 18 9 31
M. Read 79 11 15 -5 26
M. Streit 62 6 17 -1 23
S. Laughton 71 7 14 -2 21
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
S. Mason 23 19 10 .918 2.51
M. Neuvirth 18 8 4 .924 2.27
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