Originally written on Razzball Hockey  |  Last updated 10/25/14
Jakub Voracek had a hat trick and Wayne Simmonds added two goals as the Flyers held Pittsburgh at bay in a 6-5 win. Voracek scored the game-winner with 91 seconds left in regulation for Philadelphia. Evgeni Malkin and James Neal each scored power-play goals in the loss while defenseman Paul Martin had three assists. SPIN: Yep, the Flyers are back. They hung seven on the Islanders on Monday and now dropped a sixer on the Penguins on Wednesday. It’s been a long time coming for owners of  Claude Giroux. Scott Hartnell is getting closer to getting back on the ice and this Philly team might be able to get on a run here to get above .500 and back into the playoff conversation. The downside of all this is that the goaltending of Ilya Bryzgalov leaves something to be desired after allowing five goals. Voracek has gone white-hot this week and should be added to ride the hot streak and the same goes for Simmonds. I don’t know how long it’s going to last but this should be fun while it does. S...
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