Philadelphia takes on New Jersey, seeks 4th straight home win
Philadelphia; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Philadelphia hosts New Jersey trying to extend its three-game home winning streak.
The Flyers are 9-2-4 in division matchups. Philadelphia has scored 34 power-play goals, converting on 19.5% of chances.
The Devils are 5-8-2 against opponents from the Metropolitan Division. New Jersey averages 10.2 penalty minutes per game, the fourth-most in the NHL. Wayne Simmonds leads the team serving 56 total minutes.
In their last meeting on Nov. 1, Philadelphia won 4-3.
LAST 10 GAMES: Devils: 3-4-3, averaging 3.1 goals, 5.3 assists, 3.8 penalties and 10 penalty minutes while giving up 3.9 goals per game with a .884 save percentage.
Flyers: 7-2-1, averaging 3.2 goals, 5.2 assists, 3.6 penalties and 7.7 penalty minutes while giving up 2.3 goals per game with a .918 save percentage.