Originally written on Fightin For Philly  |  Last updated 11/20/14

NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 23: Steve Mason #1 of the Columbus Blue Jackets makes a save against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on November 23, 2009 in New York, New York. The Rangers defeated the Blue Jackets 7-4. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Credit for this one goes out to Fake Peter Laviolette on Twitter. Fake Lavy considered stopping the use of that account after real Laviolette was fired, but we’re all thankful he’s kept it going. The Flyers’ Steve Mason has been nothing short of spectacular this year. He’s easily been Philaelphia’s best player, and it shows in his 2.17 goals against average and .930 save percentage. Mason has definitely solidified himself as the Flyers’ starting goalie after a training camp battle with Ray Emery. The 25-year old netminder will once again find himself between the pipes for the Flyers tonight as they take on the New York Islanders. The Flyers will look to win 2 games in a row for the first time all season, and maybe – just maybe – they’ll be able to provide their goalie with more than 2 goals for the first time all year.

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