The first night of a new era in Flyers hockey didn't draw too much of a buzz in Philly. There was a good crowd at the Wachovia Center, but nowhere near a sellout or the announced 19,228. In fact, one local scribe told me he hadn't seen that many empty seats in the building in several years. If there wasn't a buzz in the city, there was a lot of nervous energy in the room. Bottom line, the Flyers needed a win and they knew it.
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