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This Date In Flyers History...May 2

Monday, 05.2.2005 / 12:00 AM ET / News
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This Date In Flyers History...May 2
May 2, 2000...Flyers Defeat Penguins, 4-3 in overtime

On this date in 2000, the Flyers defeated the Penguins in Pittsburgh, 4-3 in overtime, in Game Three of their Eastern Conference Semifinal series.

The Flyers led 2-0 after the first period on goals by Andy Delmore and Keith Jones. Jaromir Jagr and Martin Straka each scored a second-period goal to tie the game at 2-2.

John LeClair scored a goal at 7:27 of the third period to give the Flyers a 3-2 lead, but Jagr scored a goal at 14:28 to tie the game at 3-3.

Delmore scored his second goal of the game at 11:01 of the first overtime period to give the Flyers their first win of the series.

Jones posted a point on three of the Flyers four goals in the game (1G,2A). Jagr recorded three points (2G,1A) to lead the Penguins.

Delmore's two goals were his first NHL playoff goals. He also became the first Flyers rookie defenseman to score two goals in a playoff game, became the fifth defenseman in NHL history since expansion to have two goals in a playoff game and became the fifth rookie defenseman in NHL history to score an overtime goal in a playoff game.

With the win, the Flyers trailed in the series, two games to one, with Game Four to be played in Pittsburgh two nights later.



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  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 WSH 52 39 9 4 171 117 82
2 FLA 54 32 16 6 150 122 70
3 NYR 53 30 18 5 150 135 65
4 NYI 52 28 18 6 145 129 62
5 TBL 53 29 20 4 140 127 62
6 DET 53 27 18 8 133 131 62
7 BOS 53 28 19 6 153 146 62
8 PIT 52 27 18 7 138 132 61
9 NJD 55 27 21 7 122 123 61
10 MTL 55 27 24 4 147 145 58
11 CAR 54 24 21 9 130 142 57
12 OTT 54 25 23 6 153 166 56
13 PHI 52 23 20 9 122 137 55
14 BUF 54 21 27 6 124 146 48
15 CBJ 55 21 28 6 137 170 48
16 TOR 52 19 24 9 120 144 47

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SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
C. Giroux 52 16 29 -8 45
J. Voracek 52 8 34 -3 42
W. Simmonds 52 19 16 -7 35
B. Schenn 50 14 15 -2 29
S. Gostisbehere 34 9 19 3 28
S. Couturier 40 9 15 9 24
M. Read 51 9 9 -5 18
S. Laughton 52 4 10 -7 14
M. Del Zotto 50 4 9 -10 13
M. Raffl 52 6 6 2 12
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
S. Mason 12 14 7 .915 2.70
M. Neuvirth 11 6 2 .933 2.14
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