Philadelphia takes on Huberdeau and the Panthers
Sunrise, Florida; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Jonathan Huberdeau leads Florida into a matchup with Philadelphia. He ranks eighth in the NHL with 27 points, scoring nine goals and recording 18 assists.
The Panthers are 7-3-3 against Eastern Conference opponents. Florida ranks third in the league recording 9.8 points per game, averaging 3.6 goals and 6.2 assists.
The Flyers are 7-3-3 in Eastern Conference play. Philadelphia has given up nine power-play goals, killing 84.2% of opponent chances.
The matchup Tuesday is the first meeting this season for the two teams.
LAST 10 GAMES: Flyers: 5-2-3, averaging 2.3 goals, 4.1 assists, 2.9 penalties and 6.1 penalty minutes while allowing 2.6 goals per game with a .915 save percentage.
Panthers: 6-3-1, averaging 3.7 goals, 6.3 assists, 3.2 penalties and 7.8 penalty minutes while giving up 3.5 goals per game with a .889 save percentage.
Panthers Injuries: Jayce Hawryluk: out (upper body).
Flyers Injuries: None listed.