Legace, a decent goalie, had to leave in the first period due to his injury after giving up two goals. He had to turn the netminder duties over to rookie Ben Bishop, who turned away 15 of 17 shots.
Coincidentally, Palin was the centerpiece of a similar ceremony on October 11 in Philadelphia. The Flyers dropped that game, 4-3, to the New York Rangers and proceeded to lose their next five before posting their first win of the season Friday at New Jersey
The Blues host the Florida Panthers tonight. We’ll see how that goes.