Brayden Schenn and Braydon Coburn scored goals to make Philadelphia's Craig Berube a winner in his coaching debut, leading the Flyers past the Florida Panthers 2-1 on Tuesday night.
Berube was on the bench a day after Peter Laviolette was fired after a 0-3 start. Laviolette dealt with rumors of his firing last season, a year in which the Flyers missed the playoffs after the lockout-shortened season.
With Berube calling the shots, the Flyers scored their season high for goals. So, there's still work ahead.
Steve Mason had 33 saves for the Flyers.
Brad Boyes scored for the Panthers.
Mason stopped all 12 shots in the first period and the first 12 of the second until Boyes scored his first of the season with 6 seconds left.
Mason, who improved to 5-0 against Florida, came up big when he stopped Shawn Matthias on a short-handed breakaway early in the second.
The Flyers held on and avoided their first 0-4 start in franchise history.
Berube comes steeped in the orange-and-black tra...