A half-dozen quick stats that caught our attention recently ...
♦ We are sure you have heard that this year's Flyers team had seven 20-goal scorers. But did you realize that none of them reached 30. They are are the first Flyers team to ever have that distinction.
♦ The Flyers-Rangers series was the only one of the NHL's first-round matchups that did not go to overtime at least once.
♦ The Flyers scored just one goal in three of their four playoff losses. Since 2005-06, teams that score exactly one goal in a playoff game are 24-223 (.097).
♦ Through games of Thursday, the Phillies' Class A team in Clearwater was 5-21 (.192), by far the worst record of any team in the affiliated minor leagues.
♦ Saturday marks the first time in NBA history that there will be three Game 7s on the same day.