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3/11/16 Flyers vs. Lightning

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Flyers shut down Lightning for third straight win

Philadelphia ends eight-game losing streak at Amalie Arena

by Corey Long / NHL.com Correspondent

TAMPA -- Sam Gagner and Matt Read scored power-play goals, and the Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-1 at Amalie Arena on Friday for their third consecutive victory.

Brayden Schenn also scored for Philadelphia and Steve Mason made 18 saves for the Flyers (32-23-11), who are 6-1-0 in their past seven games. Philadelphia had been 0-6-2 at Tampa Bay since a 4-3 shootout win on Feb. 15, 2011.

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Stralman, Coburn expected to return for Lightning

Defensemen try to help Tampa Bay avenge 4-2 loss to Philadelphia on Monday

by Corey Long / NHL.com Correspondent

FLYERS (31-23-11) at LIGHTNING (39-23-5)

TV: 7:30 p.m. ET; TVA Sports, CSN-PH, SUN, NHL.TV

TAMPA -- Tampa Bay Lightning defensemen Anton Stralman and Braydon Coburn are expected to return to the lineup against the Philadelphia Flyers on Friday Amalie Arena.

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