Found October 16, 2013 on Fightin For Philly:
The Flyers blew a third period lead and lost to the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 on Tuesday night.  Tye McGinn scored both goals and now leads the team with 3 goals on the season.  ‘I am just trying to open ears right now and get as much information as I can’, said McGinn.  Steve Mason turned in another solid effort despite giving up the winning goal in the final minutes.  Philadelphia is now 1-6 on the season and has lost three straight.  Flyers head coach Craig Berube said after the game ‘It’s tough but we are going in the right direction’. Tye McGinn opened the scoring at 12:26 of the 1st period of a long shot by Nicklas Grossman.  Unfortunately the lead lasted all of 10 seconds as Ryan Kesler scored his first of two goals on the night off a lucky bounce off the end board landed right on his stick and he put it in the empty net.  These are the types of goals you give up when you are in the middle of a losing streak.  The goal also took away any momentum from the McGinn goal. Early in the second period the Flyers were able to regain the lead as McGinn scored his second of the night.  Jakub Voarcek floated a pass from the wing that deflected off Claude Giroux and went to McGinn who put the puck in the net for the lead.  This time the lead would last longer but the Flyers were still unable to finish the game.  The Flyers are now 1-1 in games when leading after 2 periods. Canucks new head coach John Tortorella shuffled his lines in the 3rd period and the new line of Henrik Sedin, Chris Higgins, and Kesler made the difference in the game.  Higgins tied the game at 7:31 of the 3rd.  Philadelphia had a chance on the power play midway through the period but was unable to break /the tie and managed only one shot on goal during the power play.  McGinn stated ‘we have to shot the puck that’s how goals go in’.  The stage was set for Kesler to score the winning goal with 2:25 left off a rebound.  Sedin got the assist on both goals for Vancouver. Steve Mason made 22 saves on the night helping to keep the Flyers in the game.  The Flyers have yet to score more then two goals in a game this season and have been outscored 10-2 in the 3rd period so far this year.  Berube said ‘Confidence is the biggest thing.  We are sitting back waiting for something bad to happen’. Coming into the game the Flyers were the most penalized team in the NHL.  They showed a lot more discipline in this game, taking only one minor penalty on the night.  Prior to the game Flyers D Kimmo Timonen said ‘there’s some penalties you have to take and there are some penalties that are accidents and some are stupid’. Thursday night Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins come to the WellsFargoCenter.  The Flyers will need to keep emotions in check and bring some intensity and defeat the Pens.  McGinn said ‘we have to find ways to win’.  
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