Talk about consistency the Flyers if nothing else have been consistent about one thing through all nine games this season.
Every one of those games has been within a goal one way or the other in the third period.
This time however the Flyers actually won 2-1 over the Rangers at Wells Fargo Center after losing four straight in which the score was 2-1 when the final period began.
You wonder if this will give the Flyers some third-period confidence to produce wins hereafter.
“I do believe that” coach Craig Berube said. “I thought we stopped playing in the third period at times. Just with the puck. Playing too cautious. Then we kind of picked it up again. It will definitely give the team some confidence.”
Team captain Claude Giroux feels that way as well.
“Finally going into the third tied then come out with a win it’s huge for the team’s confidence” Giroux said. “I think we played really good in the third.”
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