Philadelphia at Minnesota

    Flyers 3, Wild 2 (SO) wire reports

    ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Nikolai Zherdev scored in regulation and in a shootout to give the Philadelphia Flyers a 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday.

    Sergei Bobrovsky, the 22-year-old Russian goalie who signed with the Flyers in May, stopped all three of the Wild's shootout attempts and made 18 saves in regulation as he attempts to make Philadelphia's roster. The Flyers (3-0-1) have had all three of their games go to a shootout.

    Philadelphia's Darroll Powe scored at the 11-minute mark of the third period to tie it and force overtime.

    Chuck Kobasew and Casey Wellman scored for Minnesota (0-3) and Niklas Backstrom made 26 saves.

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    Scoring Summary
    1st Period
    2:26Power Play - Casey Wellman - Assists: Nate Prosser and Martin Havlat
    2:54Nikolai Zherdev - Assists: Claude Giroux and Scott Hartnell
    2nd Period
    no goals scored
    3rd Period
    7:14Chuck Kobasew - Assists: Andrew Brunette and Nick Schultz
    11:00Darroll Powe - Assists: Braydon Coburn and Erik Gustafsson
    Penalty Summary
    1st Period
    1:28Oskars Bartulis: holding - minor
    3:40James van Riemsdyk: cross-checking - minor
    20:00Dan Carcillo: roughing - minor
    2nd Period
    9:37Zac Rinaldo: roughing - minor
    9:37Sergei Bobrovsky: freezing the puck - minor
    9:37Drew Bagnall: roughing - minor
    9:37Drew Bagnall: unsportsmanlike-conduct - minor
    12:12Matt Walker: fighting - major
    12:12Dan Carcillo: unsportsmanlike-conduct - minor
    12:12Dan Carcillo: game misconduct - misconduct
    12:12Dan Carcillo: misconduct - misconduct
    12:12Brad Staubitz: unsportsmanlike-conduct - minor
    12:12Matt Kassian: fighting - major
    13:10Brent Burns: holding - minor
    15:22Nick Schultz: interference - minor
    17:39Oskars Bartulis: tripping - minor
    3rd Period
    no goals scored
    :29Casey Wellman: slashing - minor
    1:12Scott Hartnell: slashing - minor
    1:12Mikko Koivu: slashing - minor
    3:00Nikolai Zherdev: high-sticking - minor
    Shots on Goal
    Sergei Bobrovsky 64:5626230
    Niklas Backstrom 65:0018221
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