Philadelphia and Carolina square off for conference matchup
Philadelphia; Tuesday, 7 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Philadelphia and Carolina square off in Eastern Conference play.
The Flyers have gone 3-2-0 against division opponents. Philadelphia has converted on 23.5% of power-play opportunities, scoring 12 power-play goals.
The Hurricanes are 2-2-1 against the rest of their division. Carolina ranks eighth in the league recording 9.2 points per game, averaging 3.4 goals and 5.8 assists.
The teams meet Tuesday for the first time this season.
LAST 10 GAMES: Hurricanes: 5-4-1, averaging 3.2 goals, 5.3 assists, four penalties and 8.3 penalty minutes while allowing 2.5 goals per game with a .909 save percentage.
Flyers: 4-5-1, averaging 3.2 goals, 5.4 assists, 3.9 penalties and 8.7 penalty minutes while giving up 3.6 goals per game with a .872 save percentage.
Flyers Injuries: None listed.
Hurricanes Injuries: None listed.