Carolina Hurricanes

Gostisbehere's goal in OT lifts Flyers over Hurricanes 4-3

By AARON BRACY Associated Press

Philadelphia’s Shayne Gostisbehere scores the game-winning goal past Eddie Lack in overtime.
Philadelphia’s Shayne Gostisbehere scores the game-winning goal past Eddie Lack in overtime. AP

Shayne Gostisbehere scored 1:42 into overtime, lifting the Philadelphia Flyers past Jeff Skinner and the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Tuesday night.

Jakub Voracek had a goal and two assists, and Brayden Schenn and Sean Couturier also scored for Philadelphia, which won its seventh in 11 games while improving to 7-6 in overtime.

Skinner had his second hat trick in three games and the third of his career for the Hurricanes.

Gostisbehere netted the game-winner with a forehand shot from the left side of the net after receiving a backhand pass from Voracek.

Skinner tied the game at 3 midway through the third period.

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