Monday, February 25, 2013
Flyers vs Leafs: Round 2
Previously vs Toronto:
Tonight will be the 2nd of 3 meetings between the 2 teams this season. Toronto bested the Flyers in the first contest beating them 5-2 despite being outshot 46-24 by Philadelphia. Former Flyer James vanRiemsdyk scored as the Leafs emerged victorious in Toronto.
The Flyers have won 9 of the last 11 meetings against Toronto including 7 of the last 8 in Philadelphia versus the Leafs.
The Leafs have lost 2 of their last 3 games, while the Flyers have won 3 of their last 4.
James vanRiemsdyk continues to lead the Leaf in both goals and points. He has 11 goals and 15 points in 19 games. VanRiemsdyk has 3 goals in his last 3 games.
Jake Voracek is one of the hottest players in the league right now. He has registered an incredible 11 points in his last 4 games. Voracek leads the Flyers in all 3 major categories: goals 7, assists 15, and points 22. Jake has climbed to 9th in the league in total points.
Who's in Net:
Ilya Bryzgalov (9-8-1, 2.77 GAA) will get the start opposite Ben Scrivens (5-5, 2.19 GAA).
Drop the Puck:
The Philadelphia Flyers will face off against the Toronto Maple Leafs tonight at 7:00 PM.