Four even strength goals (plus an empty-netter), in a road game where their play, and that of young backstopper Carey Price, was spotty? Fuck yeah, I'll take it. And nice to see big boy Latendresse stand up for himself at the closing buzzer, because teams are gonna challenge his perceived pussiness all season.
Said cap Saku Koivu after his shower: "I think they miss RJ Umberger. And Mel Bridgeman. And Bernie Parent. And Cowboy Bill Flett. And...hey any liquor stores around here got any glögi?"
(pictured—Cowboy Bill Flett, back when players protected their heads with abnormally thick hair and their faces with abnormally thick beards. Also back when the Flyers last won a Cup. image via.)