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Jagr leads Flyers past Red Wings, 3-1
DETROIT (AP) Jaromir Jagr had a goal and an assist and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Detroit Red Wings 3-1 in a preseason game Friday night.
Van Riemsdyk and Jagr scored 52 seconds apart late in the first period to erase the Red Wings' 1-0 lead.
Van Riemsdyk tied it 1-all with 2:34 left in the opening period and Jagr gave the Flyers the lead for good with 1:42 remaining in the first.
Philadelphia's victory came a night after a banana was thrown from the stands as Wayne Simmonds scored for the Flyers during a shootout in a 4-3 loss. Simmonds, who is black, did not play Friday night but was seen signing autographs.
Updated September 23, 2011