facebook
twitter
search
search

NHL: Philadelphia 6, New York Islanders 4

Jan. 18, 2014 at 10:21 PM

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Jakub Voracek and Michael Raffl each scored in the third period Saturday, rallying the Philadelphia Flyers over the New York Islanders 6-4.

Claude Giroux assisted on both goals as the Flyers overcame a third-period deficit for the ninth time this season, tying a club record.

Andrej Meszaros notched a pair of first-period goals. Matt Read and Adam Hall also scored for Philadelphia.

Steve Mason, who signed a multiyear contract extension earlier Saturday, was lifted in the second period after yielding four goals on 24 shots.

Ray Emery relieved and earned the win, stopping 5-of-5 shots the rest of the way.

Cal Clutterbuck, John Tavares, Brock Nelson and Brian Strait scored for the Islanders.

Kevin Poulin made 26 saves.

Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Trending Stories
Josh Donaldson agrees to deal with Tornonto Blue Jays
5 Reasons why Denver Broncos will/won't be repeat champions
Watch every star-studded Super Bowl commercial of 2016
Man uses snowboard to wakeboard on flooded streets
Peyton Manning's mom: 'I would like for him to retire'