Flyers take on the Hurricanes on 4-game losing streak
Raleigh, North Carolina; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Philadelphia looks to break its four-game skid with a win over Carolina.
The Hurricanes are 2-4-1 in division matchups. Carolina has scored 73 goals and is seventh in the league averaging 3.5 per game. Andrei Svechnikov leads the team with 10.
The Flyers are 4-2-2 against the rest of their division. Philadelphia has allowed nine power-play goals, killing 85.2% of opponent opportunities.
In their last meeting on Nov. 5, Philadelphia won 4-1. Claude Giroux recorded a team-high 2 points for the Flyers.
TOP PERFORMERS: Dougie Hamilton leads the Hurricanes with 14 assists and has recorded 23 points this season. Svechnikov has scored seven goals over the last 10 games for Carolina.
LAST 10 GAMES: Flyers: 5-2-3, averaging 2.4 goals, 4.2 assists, 2.8 penalties and 6.1 penalty minutes while allowing 2.3 goals per game with a .922 save percentage.
Hurricanes: 6-4-0, averaging 3.7 goals, 6.5 assists, 4.1 penalties and 8.8 penalty minutes while giving up three goals per game with a .897 save percentage.
Hurricanes Injuries: None listed.
Flyers Injuries: None listed.