Flyers host the Canadiens after overtime victory
Philadelphia; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Montreal Canadiens visit Philadelphia after the Flyers beat St. Louis 4-3 in overtime.
The Flyers are 18-5-4 in conference matchups. Philadelphia has allowed 26 power-play goals, stopping 81.9% of opponent opportunities.
The Canadiens are 10-13-7 in conference play. Montreal has given up 31 power-play goals, killing 78% of opponent chances.
Philadelphia defeated Montreal 4-3 in the last meeting between these teams on Nov. 30.
LAST 10 GAMES: Canadiens: 2-7-1, averaging 2.1 goals, 3.1 assists, 3.3 penalties and 7.2 penalty minutes while giving up 2.8 goals per game with a .910 save percentage.
Flyers: 4-5-1, averaging 2.8 goals, 4.4 assists, 3.5 penalties and 7.2 penalty minutes while giving up 3.8 goals per game with a .870 save percentage.
Canadiens: Brendan Gallagher: day to day (upper body).