Flyers fall to Senators to end home losing skid
OTTAWA, Ontario -- Defense has carried the Flyers to a nice recovery from a 1-7 start. But for the second straight game, their defense deserted them. Jason Spezza scored the game-winner in the shootout as Ottawa ended a five-game home losing streak, outlasting the Flyers, 5-4, at the Canadian Tire Centre on Monday night. The Flyers missed all three shootout attempts, including the final one, a shot by Sean Couturier that clanged off the crossbar. Late in overtime, Flyers goalie Steve Mason stopped Milan Michalek as he came in on a two-on-one, keeping the game alive. Kimmo Timonen's first goal in the last 10 games, a shot from near the left boards, tied the score at 4-4 with 9 minutes...