Found September 17, 2013 on Flyerdelphia:
Sean Couturier scored early in the third period in the Flyers 3-2 loss to the Rangers. After yesterday's split-squad action resulted in one shootout win - the first of the preseason for the Flyers - and a shootout loss, the Flyers had the whole team back together in Philadelphia for their fourth preseason game in three days. A division rival waited as the New York Rangers and Flyers faced off for their only meeting of the preseason. The Flyers were still unable to get their first win on home ice in the preseason, falling to the Rangers, 3-2, on Tuesday night at Wells Fargo Center. The Flyers and Rangers played through a scoreless first period with the Rangers generating many of the scoring chances. Steve Mason was up for the task on all eight shots he faced in the period. Early in the second, the Rangers struck for a goal by Derick Brassard off a nice pass from Mats Zuccarello.  It took over half of regulation, but the Flyers did find the net. After failing to score on Mar...
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