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This Date In Flyers History...May 3

Tuesday, 05.03.2005 / 12:00 AM / News
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This Date In Flyers History...May 3
May 3, 1964...Ron Hextall's birthday

On this date in 1964, Flyers goaltender Ron Hextall is born.

Hextall burst onto the scene during the 1986-87 season. He led the NHL in games played during the regular season (66) and playoffs (26) as the Flyers won the Patrick Division Championship and advanced to the Stanley Cup Finals. Hextall captured the Conn Smythe Trophy as the most valuable player in the playoffs and was named to the NHL All-Rookie Team, the NHL First All-Star Team and won the Vezina Trophy as the League's best goaltender following the 1986-87 season.

In 10 seasons with the Flyers over two different tours of duty (1986-87 through 1991-92 and 1994-95 through 1997-98), Hextall compiled a 240-172-58 record, 18 shutouts and 2.91 GAA in 489 regular season games. He is first on the Flyers All-Time List in regular season games played by a goaltender (489) and wins (240). He also has the most playoff wins in franchise history (45).

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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 REGULAR SEASON
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
C. Giroux 82 28 58 7 86
J. Voracek 82 23 39 11 62
W. Simmonds 82 29 31 -4 60
S. Hartnell 78 20 32 11 52
M. Streit 82 10 34 3 44
B. Schenn 82 20 21 0 41
M. Read 75 22 18 -4 40
S. Couturier 82 13 26 1 39
V. Lecavalier 69 20 17 -16 37
K. Timonen 77 6 29 5 35
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
S. Mason 33 18 7 .917 2.50
R. Emery 9 12 2 .903 2.96
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