Boston plays Philadelphia, aims for 6th straight home win
Boston; Sunday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Boston hosts Philadelphia trying to continue its five-game home winning streak.
The Bruins are 5-2-2 against Eastern Conference opponents. Boston has scored 58 goals and ranks fourth in the NHL averaging 3.6 per game. David Pastrnak leads the team with 15.
The Flyers are 4-2-0 against opponents from the Metropolitan Division. Philadelphia has scored 14 power-play goals, converting on 22.2% of chances.
The matchup Sunday is the first meeting this season for the two teams.
TOP PERFORMERS: Pastrnak leads the Bruins with 30 points, scoring 15 goals and registering 15 assists. Brad Marchand has collected 13 assists over the last 10 games for Boston.
LAST 10 GAMES: Flyers: 7-2-1, averaging 3.6 goals, six assists, 3.7 penalties and eight penalty minutes while giving up three goals per game with a .902 save percentage.
Bruins: 6-2-2, averaging 4.2 goals, 6.6 assists, 4.5 penalties and 12.2 penalty minutes while giving up 2.8 goals per game with a .908 save percentage.
Flyers Injuries: None listed.