Philadelphia improved to 10-1-1 in the Steel City since October of 2010.
Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) -
R.J. Umberger, Matt Read and Sean Couturier tallied in the third period, as the Philadelphia Flyers continued their domination at CONSOL Energy Center with a 5-3 decision over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday.
Pierre-Edouard Bellemare picked up his first NHL score and Mark Streit also lit the lamp for the Flyers, who bounced back nicely from a 4-0 defeat in Chicago on Tuesday.
Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek contributed two assists each while Ray Emery stopped 22 shots as Philadelphia improved to 10-1-1 in the Steel City since October of 2010.
Jets grounded once again
Dan Di Sciullo, NHL Editor
Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) -
It's not even two weeks into the NHL season but the walls already are closing in on Paul Maurice and the Winnipeg Jets.
Maurice fielded one tough question after another about his 1-4 Jets at a Monday press conference before finally losing his cool and uttering a certain four-letter word.
When CBC reporter Jeff Hamilton told Winnipeg's head coach how Jets forward Blake Wheeler said it wasn't "the players' jobs to keep other teammates accountable," Maurice didn't raise his voice, but his harsh response revealed a frustrated man who is running out of answers.