STAR TRIBUNE’S THREE STARS
1. James van Riemsdyk, Philadelphia: Tallied a hat trick, including two goals in the first period.
2. Nolan Patrick, Philadelphia: Had two goals, including one where he went between his legs.
3. Wayne Simmonds, Philadelphia: Scored the go-ahead goal and provided third-period insurance.
BY THE NUMBERS
0-for-14 The Flyers power-play drought before Monday.
24 Consecutive goalless games for Patrick before Monday.
1 Victories in the Flyers’ past 10 games before Monday.