On this date in 1993, the Flyers defeated the Montreal Canadiens at the Spectrum, 9-2. Right wing Kevin Dineen recorded a hat trick to lead the Flyers. The nine goals scored by the Flyers in the game were the most that the team had ever scored in a game against Montreal.
The mark would be tied three seasons later as the Flyers defeated the Canadiens, 9-5, on February 6, 1997. In that game, left wing John LeClair would score four goals.
ALSO ON THIS DATE: - The Flyers own an all-time record of 13-4-4-1.
- In 1989 the Flyers defeat the Edmonton Oilers, 5-1, at the Spectrum to record the 900th win in franchise history.
- Born on 'This Date' are Flyers Alumni: Keith Primeau (1999-06), David Printz (2005-07), Branko Radivojevic (2003-06).