Kimmo's Shot in the Dark

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.)

 Player  Season  GP   Shots
 Brad McCrimmon  1983-84   71  106
 Brad Marsh  1985-86  79  104
 Ed Van Impe  1969-70  65    81
 Ed Van Impe  1970-71  77    70
 Luke Richardson  1998-99  78    49
 Myron Stankiewicz (LW)    1968-69  19    43
 Willie Brossart  1971-72  42    42
 Dan McGillis  2002-03  24    41
 Wayne Hillman  1972-73  74    41
 Mark Howe  1990-91  19    40

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