Kade Foster, 11, blows out birthday candle lights as fans in Scotiabank Arena sing him happy birthday. Recently Kade's dad Jason tweeted that his son had a frustrating birthday after non of the welcomed visitors appeared to his party. (Cole Burston/Canadian Press )
Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Brian Elliott eyes the puck after making a conserve. (Cole Burston/Canadian Press )

Phillipe Myers and Oskar Lindblom scored in regulation for Philadelphia (9-5-2), which got 38 stops from Elliott through 65 minutes of action.

Travis Dermott had the other objective for Toronto (9-5-4). Andersen made 30 stops for the Leafs, who saw their season-high three-game winning streak concerned an end.

Kevin Hayes struck the post in overtime for Philadelphia before Ivan Provorov deked Andersen to the ice, but sent his backhand large. Toronto got a power play late in the additional period, however Elliott was there to deny Nylander at the buzzer.

The Flyers, who check out the Boston Bruins on Sunday, now have points in 5 straight (4-0-1). The Leafs, on the other hand, are 4-1-2 over their last 7.

"That last game in our structure and tonight, they're hard-fought games," Flyers head coach Alain Vigneault stated. "Our focus was on bringing a genuine strong game on the road.

"It's a huge two points."

Matthews tees up Nylander

After Andersen robbed Andy Andreoff and Michael Raffl in quick succession on a series that had fans at Scotiabank Arena shouting the Toronto netminder's name to keep the Leafs down just 2-1 early in the 3rd, Nylander tied it less than a minute later on.

Matthews tried the lacrosse relocation where a player selects the puck up on his stick and attempts to tuck it in the top corner from behind Elliott's internet, however instead moved a pass to Nylander in front for his fifth at 3:58.

"He was trying [the lacrosse play], however didn't get it up on his stick," Nylander stated. "It was close, however it ended up right on my tape."

Trevor Moore almost won it for the Leafs with 3 minutes left in regulation just to see his shot ring off the crossbar to establish overtime and the shootout.

"I was like, 'Let's see the length of time this one's going to go,"' said Elliott, who was in goal for last Saturday's marathon. "Our guys tucked a couple in ... we stuck to our guns."

Marner down

Marner was harmed after falling awkwardly on his ideal leg off the 2nd period's opening faceoff. The 22-year-old struggled strongly to get to the bench and went the locker space. He returned throughout a television timeout to evaluate the ankle, once again avoided and was provided for the night.

"Hopefully he's great," Dermott stated. "If we lose him, it's a massive part of our team."

Philadelphia led 2-0 after the first, but Toronto got on the board at 10:11 of the 2nd when Nylander found Dermott off the rush.

The defenceman, who suffered a shoulder injury that required surgery in last spring's playoffs, was playing simply his 5th video game of 2019-20 and scored his very first objective since early February.

Philadelphia opened the scoring at 8:08 the first when previous Leafs winger James van Riemsdyk passed to Myers, who made no error through a partial screen for his 2nd.

The third objective of the novice blue-liner's NHL profession was likewise the 12th time in 17 games Toronto has actually fallen back 1-0 this season.

The Flyers connected on their second power play late in the very first when Lindblom deftly deflected Travis Konecny's chance at the side off the net for his eighth at 1:32 prior to the Leafs eventually made a push without Marner.

"We just tried to persevere and claw our method back," Matthew stated. "Forced overtime, however you truly wish to get that extra point."

And like Leafs fans, they'll also desire news soon on their fallen teammate.

Mike Babcock stepped to the microphone after the Maple Leafs' 3-2 shootout loss Saturday and addressed the only question on the minds of Toronto fans before he was even asked.

Leafs are up to Flyers on Sean Couturier's shootout winner:

After losing to the Maple Leafs in a shootout the previous Saturday, Sean Couturier gave Philadelphia a shootout win of their own in Toronto. 1:45

"We understood there was a great deal of hockey left," Leafs captain John Tavares said. "I don't believe we ever felt horrible about the method we were playing."

Toronto went a club record 11 rounds to beat Philadelphia 4-3 in a shootout in the City of Brotherly Love last weekend.

It took the Flyers just three shots to return the favour as Couturier ended it on a smooth deke after Claude Giroux blasted a slapshot past Leafs goalie Frederik Andersen.

William Nylander, who had a goal and a help in guideline, scored on his attempt for Toronto. Tavares was visited Flyers goalie Brian Elliott, while Auston Matthews hit the post after setting up both Leafs goals in normal time.

"It was an excellent hockey game up and down the rink," Babcock said. "We had chance, they had opportunity.

"They got the second point and we didn't."

"We knew there was a lot of hockey left," Leafs captain John Tavares said. William Nylander, who had a goal and an assist in guideline, scored on his attempt for Toronto. Travis Dermott had the other objective for Toronto (9-5-4)."That last game in our structure and tonight, they're hard-fought video games," Flyers head coach Alain Vigneault stated. Kade Foster, 11, blows out birthday candles as fans in Scotiabank Arena sing him pleased birthday.