Vincent Lecavalier and Kimmo Timonen celebrate after Lecavalier scored to give the Flyers a 5-4 win over the Capitals in overtime on Sunday afternoon. (Photo Courtesy of ESPN.com)
The Comeback Kids did it again.
Fresh off a 4-2 win over the New York Rangers, the first two periods were far from a good effort for the Flyers. It certainly seemed that playing three games in four days was catching up to the Orange and Black.
A five-minute major and a last-minute flurry of chances helped erase a two-goal deficit. That forced overtime where Vincent Lecavalier played hero in the Flyers 5-4 win over the Washington Capitals on Sunday afternoon.
“It means we’ve got to play the first and second better, right?” head coach Craig Berube said. “First period wasn’t good. I thought that we were good after that. I liked the second period. I liked the third, obviously.”
Yes, the Flyers made another third-period comeback. It didn't come without trailing due to their own mistakes.
Defensively, the ...