Preview: Flyers vs Hurricanes (Game 5)

Updated: October 22, 2016 at 6:40 pm by Andrew Principe

PHI: 1-2-1 (7th in Metro)

CAR: 1-1-2 (4th in Metro)

When: 7 PM

Where: Wells Fargo Center (Philadelphia, PA)

PHI Goalie: Steve Mason (3 GP, .875 SV %, 3.46 GAA)

CAR Goalie: Eddie Lack (2 GP, .895 SV %, 3.00 GAA)

Flyers projected lineup

Brayden Schenn — Claude Giroux — Wayne Simmonds

Travis Konecny — Sean Couturier — Jakub Voracek

Nick Cousins — Pierre-Edouard Bellemare — Matt Read

Chris VandeVelde — Boyd Gordon — Roman Lyubimov

Andrew MacDonald — Shayne Gostisbehere

Nick Schultz — Mark Streit

Ivan Provorov — Brandon Manning

Scratched: None

Injured: Michael Del Zotto (lower body), Scott Laughton (lower body), Michael Raffl (upper body)

Suspended: Radko Gudas, Dale Weise

Hurricanes projected lineup

Jeff Skinner — Victor Rask — Lee Stempniak

Joakim Nordstrom — Jordan Staal — Sebastian Aho

Teuvo Teravainen — Elias Lindholm — Phillip Di Giuseppe

Bryan Bickell — Jay McClement — Viktor Stalberg

Ron Hainsey — Justin Faulk

Jaccob Slavin — Brett Pesce

Noah Hanifin — Klas Dahlbeck

Scratched: Jakub Nakladal, Andrej Nestrasil, Martin Frk

Injured: Ryan Murphy (lower body)

Last Game PHI: 3-2 Loss vs Ducks on Thursday

Last Game CAR: 4-2 Win vs Flames on Thursday

Flyers News

The Philadelphia Flyers broke up the defense pairing of veteran Mark Streit and rookie Ivan Provorov. Streit will be reunited with Nick Schultz, his partner last season, and Provorov will skate with Brandon Manning.

Who’s hot

Rask has points in all four of Carolina’s games. … Read has four goals in his past three games.

Broadcast Info

CSN Philly, 97.5 The Fanatic

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