Philadelphia (1-1-0) at Toronto (0-1-2), 7:30 pm EDT
TORONTO (Ticker) -- Eric Lindros plays against the Philadelphia
Flyers for the first time as a member of the Toronto Maple
Leafs when the teams meet on Tuesday
The 1995 Hart Trophy winner with the Flyers, Lindros scored 290
goals in eight seasons for Philadelphia before sitting out
2000-2001 with a head injury.
Unable to bring the Stanley Cup to Philadelphia, Lindros was
plagued by concussions and had an unpleasant parting of the ways
with the Flyers before spending three seasons with the New York
Lindros was one of three Toronto players who were unable to
score in the shootout of Monday's 6-5 loss to the Ottawa
Senators. Brian McCabe had a goal and two assists for the Maple
Leafs, who have had third-period leads in all three games
without a win.
After opening the season with a loss at home to the Rangers,
Philadelphia bounced back by scoring five unanswered goals in
Friday's 5-2 triumph over the New Jersey Devils.
Simon Gagne scored twice for the Flyers and goaltender Antero
Niitymaki stopped 26 shots to raise his NHL record to 4-0.
The teams will be meeting for the first time since Philadelphia
ousted Toronto in six games in the second round of the