The Flyers four-game unbeaten in regulation streak in the preseason at the Air Canada Centre, previously 3-0-1, got snapped on Tuesday.
The Flyers haven’t been shut out in a preseason game since Sept. 26, 2009 — a 1-0 loss at New Jersey.
Michael Del Zotto led all players in the first period with 9:27 of ice time, second period with 15:30 and through the end of the game with 22:43 of TOI.
Rookie defenseman Sam Morin posted the second most ice time of any player after the second period with 14:11 and finished third with a total of 21:13 of TOI.
Steve Mason kept the Flyers in the game, stopping several shots from the doorstep in the second period and stopped all 11 shots from the Leafs to keep it a one goal deficit through 40 minutes of play. He ended the night with 28 saves on 32 shots.
Taylor Leier scored two goals as the Lehigh Valley Phantoms defeated the Albany Devils, 4-2, in an AHL preseason game at the Prudential Center in Newark, NJ… Shayne Gostisbehere and Petr Straka rounded out the scoring the Phantoms while Travis Sanheim and Robert Hagg each posted assists.
The Flyers have a complete day off from on-ice practice Wednesday and will resume practice and preseason games at home on Thursday when they take on the Devils - That game will be the first of four preseason games in a six day span.