When Kimmo Timonen opened the Flyers scoring with a power play goal at 9:56 of the first period Thursday night, it was his first goal of the season on his 56th shot.
Below are the Flyers that were held scoreless through a full season with the most shots on goal. All but one on the list were defensemen.
(Brad McCrimmon, who sits atop the list, was killed this past September when a plane carrying the Lokomotiv club for whom he was head coach, crashed in Russia.)
|Ed Van Impe||1969-70||65||81|
|Ed Van Impe||1970-71||77||70|
|Myron Stankiewicz (LW)||1968-69||19||43|