Highlights of Wednesday's NHL games
(The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of Wednesday's National Hockey League games:
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Flyers 4, Blackhawks 1
Wayne Simmonds scored the 100th goal of his Philadelphia career, helping the Flyers to a 4-1 win over the visiting Chicago Blackhawks.
Goaltender Steve Mason stopped 34 of 35 shots to keep the Flyers’ faint playoff hopes alive.
Despite the loss, Chicago are 7-2-1 in their last 10 games and on track to secure home-ice advantage in the opening round of the playoffs.
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Oilers 4, Avalanche 3
Derek Roy scored the power-play winner midway through the third period and the Edmonton Oilers staved off a Colorado comeback to edge the Avalanche 4-3. Continued...