Flyers outlast Islanders, 3-2, on Scott Laughton’s overtime goal

PHILADELPHIA — The Flyers had been getting badly outshot, had rarely put together three strong periods in a game, and had used an ever-changing lineup heading into Saturday’s matchup at the Wells Fargo Center. They were winning, but they were winning ugly, and Alain Vigneault knew it would catch up to them. So Vigneault sent a message in an attempt to improve their five-on-five play and get his forwards to play a 200-foot game: He benched high-scoring Travis Konecny. Vigneault is happy with the result, but probably would have preferred a different method. The Flyers were soundly outplayed in t…

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