On this date in 2003, the Flyers defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins at the Wachovia Center, 5-2. Jeremy Roenick, Radovan Somik, Eric Weinrich, Chris Therien and Mark Recchi each scored a goal in the game for the Flyers.
Defenseman Kim Johnsson missed the game due to sinusitis, ending his consecutive games played streak at 217 games.
ALSO ON THIS DATE: - The Flyers own an all-time record of 14-4-1-1.
- In 2005, the Flyers lost to the Nashville Predators, 4-3, in a shootout. It was the first shootout in team history.