Posted October 15, 2011 on AP on Fox

PHILADELPHIA - NOVEMBER 14: Mike Richards #18 of the Philadelphia Flyers warms up before playing the Buffalo Sabres on November 14, 2009 at Wachovia Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
Mike Richards had a triumphant return to Philadelphia, assisting on Jack Johnson's winning power-play goal at 1:39 of overtime to lift the Los Angeles Kings past the Flyers 3-2 on Saturday night. Richards returned to Philadelphia for the first time since his shocking trade in June. Richards was the Flyers captain and led them to the Stanley Cup finals in 2010. He heard mostly cheers during his pregame introduction and a huge ovation when the Flyers thanked him on the big screen for his years of service. The goodwill ended soon after and he was booed each time he touched the puck. Richards raised his arms in celebration after Johnson redirected his shot past Ilya Bryzgalov to spoil Philadelphia's perfect start. Justin Williams scored two goals for the Kings and Jonathan Quick was stout in goal with 32 saves. Flyers forward James van Riemsdyk was whistled for tripping in the final moments of regulation, leading to the power-play attempt for Los Angeles at the start of overtime....
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