Columbus faces Philadelphia on 5-game slide
Philadelphia; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Columbus heads into the matchup with Philadelphia after losing five games in a row.
The Flyers are 10-4-4 against the rest of their division. Philadelphia has given up 32 power-play goals, killing 82% of opponent chances.
The Blue Jackets are 10-6-4 against the rest of their division. Columbus averages only 3.0 penalties per game, the fewest in the league. Pierre-Luc Dubois leads them averaging 0.4.
In their last meeting on Nov. 27, Philadelphia won 3-2.
TOP PERFORMERS: Travis Konecny leads the Flyers with 19 goals and has totaled 48 points. James van Riemsdyk has scored five goals over the last 10 games for Philadelphia.
LAST 10 GAMES: Blue Jackets: 4-2-4, averaging 2.1 goals, 3.3 assists, 2.1 penalties and 4.4 penalty minutes while allowing 2.1 goals per game with a .920 save percentage.
Flyers: 6-3-1, averaging 3.8 goals, 6.1 assists, 3.5 penalties and 7.3 penalty minutes while giving up 2.5 goals per game with a .895 save percentage.
INJURIES: Flyers: None listed.