The Philadelphia Flyers will host the Pittsburgh Penguins for a Stadium Series game at Lincoln Financial Field on February 23rd, 2019.
The news was announced by NBC during the pre-game show for the Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys game Sunday evening.
Dan Patrick said: “We’re pleased to announce that next season, the Penguins will be playing outside in Philadelphia. The Flyers will face Pittsburgh at the home of the Eagles, Lincoln Financial Field – February 23, 2019, as part of the NHL’s Stadium Series."
— Jonathan Tannenwald (@jtannenwald) November 20, 2017
This won’t be the first time the Flyers and Penguins have faced off outdoors. The Penguins won 4-2 at Heinz Field over the Flyers in the 2017 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series game back in February.The home-and-home outdoor series now shifts to Philadelphia.
This will be the Flyers fourth regular-season appearance outdoors, and the Penguins fifth outdoor appearance.The game will be broadcast live on NBC in the United States and on Sportsnet and TVA Sports in Canada.