Series (Game 1 of 1)

Philadelphia leads 1-0

Game 1: Wednesday, September 29th

Islanders 1

(0-1-0, 0 pts)

Flyers 3

(4-1-1, 9 pts)

7:00 PM ET, September 29, 2010

Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1 2 3 T
NYI 0 0 11
PHI 3 0 03

Flyers 3, Islanders 1

Associated Press

PHILADELPHIA -- Jeff Carter scored two of Philadelphia's three first-period goals, and the Flyers beat the New York Islanders 3-1 Wednesday night for their fourth preseason win.

James van Riemsdyk scored Philadelphia's first goal, firing a behind-the-net pass from Mike Richards past Islanders goalie Dwayne Roloson.

Less than two minutes later, Carter powered a pass from Marc-Andre Bourdon behind Roloson.

With 52 seconds left in the first period, a shot to Roloson's left by Scott Hartnell deflected to Carter, and the center flipped in a backhand.

Sergei Bobrovsky made 32 saves for Philadelphia. He lost his shutout 6:29 in the final period when Krys Kolanas beat him amid a scramble in front of the net on a power play. The rookie is competing with Johan Backlund to be Brian Boucher's backup while Michael Leighton misses the first month with a back injury. Roloson stopped 32 shots.

Philadelphia's Ville Leino (hip) and Blair Betts (right shoulder/left knee) played in their first game since having offseason surgeries.

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