By Michael Griggs

Joel Farabee had a goal and three assists, and the Flyers defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 6-3.

in the NHL season opener at Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday.

“I feel a lot more comfortable this year,” said Farabee, a forward in his second NHL season. “I think we had some great additions to our team this year. I feel like we have four really good lines, all our [defensemen] are really strong. I think as a team we’re just feeling really good. I just happened to get a little lucky tonight with some bounces.”