Originally posted on Flyerdelphia  |  Last updated 10/6/13

DETROIT, MI - MARCH 7: Steve Mason #1 of the Columbus Blue Jackets faces a shot in the warm-up from teammate Rick Nash #61 prior to a game against the Detroit Red Wings on March 7, 2009 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images)
Steve Mason made 32 saves in the Flyers 2-1 loss to the Hurricanes on Sunday. For a team that desperately needed points of some kind, the Flyers didn't play that way. In fact, they played the opposite. Facing the Carolina Hurricanes, it looked as if the Canes were the team desperate for points early in the season, as they out-shot the Flyers, 34-18. Steve Mason was up to the task for much of the night, stopping 32 of the 34 shots. It still wasn't enough to earn the Flyers their first win or point of the season, as they fell to the Carolina Hurricanes, 2-1, on Sunday night in Raleigh. The Hurricanes struck for the game's first goal at 8:11 of the first period when Jay Harrison beat Mason. Just three minutes into the second, the Flyers tied it, with Luke Schenn walking around a couple of defenders and shooting high over the shoulder of Anton Khudobin. The Canes answered just over five minutes later, as Jeff Skinner set up Radek Dvorak for his second goal of the season. The Flye...
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