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Game Day: Jets vs Flyers

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This article was published 5/4/2013 (1596 days ago), so information in it may no longer be current.


-- The Flyers enter the game at 17-17-3 and 35 points, just three back of the Jets.

-- Philly has won four straight, the most recent a 5-3 victory over Toronto on Thursday.

-- Jacob Voracek, a close friend of Ondrej Pavelec of the Jets, has

points in 15 of his last 22 games, notching 13 goals and 15 assists for 28 points in that stretch. His 16 goals is just two shy of the career-high 18 he scored last season.

-- Simon Gagne, who rejoined the Flyers from L.A in February, has goals in back-to-back games for Philly.

-- The Flyers have one of the NHL's most potent power-plays (second heading into Friday's action) at 23.7 per cent. Their penalty-kill unit is also solid, ranking 7th in the NHL.

-- Claude Giroux is among the league leaders in faceoffs, and has won 54.3 per cent of his draws.

-- The Flyers are one of the NHL's most penalized teams, having been short-handed 147 times this season.


31 Ondrej Pavelec

35 Al Montoya

4 Paul Postma

5 Mark Stuart

6 Ron Hainsey

7 Derek Meech

8 Alex Burmistrov

9 Evander Kane

12 Olli Jokinen

13 Kyle Wellwood

15 Mike Santorelli

16 Andrew Ladd

17 James Wright

18 Bryan Little

20 Antti Miettinen

21 Aaron Gagnon

22 Chris Thorburn

23 Arturs Kulda

24 Grant Clitsome

26 Blake Wheeler

27 Eric Tangradi

33 Dustin Byfuglien

39 Toby Enstrom

44 Zach Bogosian


30 Ilya Bryzgalov

35 Steve Mason

3 Kurtis Foster

8 Nicklas Grossmann

9 Mike Knuble

10 Brayden Schenn

12 Simon Gagne

14 Sean Couturier

15 Tye McGinn

17 Wayne Simmonds

18 Adam Hall

19 Scott Hartnell

22 Luke Schenn

23 Kent Huskins

24 Matt Read

26 Ruslan Fedotenko

27 Bruno Gervais

28 Claude Giroux

29 Erik Gustafsson

36 Zac Rinaldo

37 Jay Rosehill

38 Oliver Lauridsen

44 Kimmo Timonen

38 Danny Briere

93 Jakub Voracek

(Lineups subject to change)

--Ed Tait


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