Anders Lee scores in return to lineup, Islanders blank Flyers

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Anders Lee, back this season after recovering from his ACL injury, scored to lead the New York Islanders to a 3-0 win over the Philadelphia Flyers in a preseason game in Bridgeport, Conn., on Tuesday night.

Lee, New York’s captain, tore his ACL in the Islanders’ 5-3 over the New Jersey Devils on March 11. He missed the rest of the 2021 regular season and the entirety of New York’s run to the Eastern Conference finals.

Anders Lee

Anthony Beauvillier and Josh Bailey also scored for New York, and Cory Schneider stopped 24 shots for the shutout.

Martin Jones had 14 saves for the Flyers.


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