Flyers Fans Toss Wristbands Onto Ice, Nail Capitals Player Who'd Just Been Boarded

Flyers Fans Toss Wristbands Onto Ice, Nail Capitals Player Who'd Just Been Boarded

NHL

Flyers Fans Toss Wristbands Onto Ice, Nail Capitals Player Who'd Just Been Boarded

By

The Flyers gave out wristbands as a promotion for tonight’s Game 3 against Washington (after losing 6-1 tonight, Philly now trails 3-0). After Dmitry Orlov was hit hard and the Flyers were heavily penalized, the crowd started chucking the wristbands onto the ice and the PA announcer urged them to have some class. Orlov was hit by at least one of the flung items:

Here’s the hit Orlov took:

Dan Steinberg of the Washington Post observed:

Here’s what the string of penalties looks like on ESPN’s play-by-play platform:

Screen Shot 2016-04-18 at 9.14.58 PM

Suspension(s) coming?

Latest Leads

More Big Lead
Home