Philadelphia Flyers set to play do battle with the Senators on Saturday
Philadelphia; Saturday, 1 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: The Philadelphia Flyers host the Ottawa Senators.
The Flyers are 12-4-3 against conference opponents. Philadelphia has given up 13 power-play goals, killing 84.1% of opponent chances.
The Senators are 9-9-0 in Eastern Conference play. Ottawa averages 9.6 penalty minutes per game, the sixth-most in the league. Mark Borowiecki leads the team serving 31 total minutes.
In their last meeting on Nov. 15, Ottawa won 2-1.
LAST 10 GAMES: Senators: 4-6-0, averaging 2.3 goals, 3.7 assists, 3.1 penalties and 6.4 penalty minutes while allowing 2.7 goals per game with a .908 save percentage.
Flyers: 6-2-2, averaging 3.4 goals, 5.7 assists, 2.8 penalties and 5.8 penalty minutes while giving up 2.2 goals per game with a .924 save percentage.
Flyers Injuries: None listed.
Senators Injuries: Craig Anderson: out (lower body).