Gagne has hat trick, 4 points in Flyers' 6-0 rout

New York Rangers' Sean Avery, left, fights with Philadelphia Flyers' Scott Hartnell in the first period during an NHL hockey game Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2009, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

December 30, 2009 7:03:33 PM PST
Simon Gagne scored three goals and added an assist, and the surging Philadelphia Flyers stretched their winning streak to four games by handing the New York Rangers their worst loss of the season, 6-0 on Wednesday night.