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PHILADELPHIA FLYERS (12-6-3, 5-4-2 home ) vs. MONTREAL CANADIENS (10-9-3, 6-4-0 away)

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FLYERS' ROSTER:
Forwards:
NO.PLAYERPOS.HEIGHTWEIGHTDOBPLACE OF BIRTH
11 Blair Betts C 6' 3" 210 February 16, 1980 Edmonton, AB, CAN
48 Danny BriereC 5' 10" 179 October 6, 1977 Gatineau, QC, CAN
14 Sean CouturierC6' 3'' 197 December 7, 1992 Phoenix, AZ, USA
28 Claude GirouxC 5' 11" 172 January 12, 1988 Hearst, ON, CAN
19 Scott HartnellLW 6' 2" 210 April 18, 1982 Regina, SK, CAN
68 Jaromir JagrRW 6' 3" 240 February 15, 1972 Kladno, CZE
14 Ian Laperriere RW 6' 1" 200 January 19, 1974 Montreal, QC, CAN
15 Andreas Nodl LW 6' 1" 196 February 28, 1987 Vienna, AUT
24 Matt ReadC 5' 10" 185 June 14, 1986 Ilderton, ON, CAN
36 Zac RinaldoLW 5' 11'' 180 June 15, 1990 Hamilton, ON, CAN
10 Brayden SchennC 6' 1" 190 August 22, 1991 Saskatoon, SK, CAN
45 Jody Shelley LW 6' 3" 230 February 7, 1976 Thompson, MB, CAN
17 Wayne SimmondsRW 6' 2" 183 August 26, 1988 Scarborough, ON, CAN
27 Maxime Talbot RW 5' 11" 190 February 11, 1984 Lemoyne, QC, CAN
21 James van RiemsdykLW 6' 3" 200 May 4, 1989 Middletown, NJ, USA
93 Jakub VoracekRW 6' 2" 214 August 15, 1989 Kladno, CZE
29 Harry ZolnierczykRW 5' 11" 180 September 1, 1987 Toronto, ON, CAN

Defense:
NO.PLAYERSHOOTSHEIGHTWEIGHTDOBPLACE OF BIRTH
43Marc-Andre Bourdon Left6' 0"206September 17, 1989St-Hyacinthe, QC, CAN
25 Matt CarleLeft6' 0" 205 September 25, 1984 Anchorage, AK, USA
5 Braydon CoburnLeft 6' 5" 220 February 27, 1985 Shaunavon, SK, CAN
26 Erik GustafssonLeft 5' 10" 180 December 15, 1988 Kvissleby, SWE
6 Andreas LiljaLeft 6' 3" 220 July 13, 1975 Helsingborg, SWE
41 Andrej MeszarosLeft 6' 2" 223 October 13, 1985 Považská Bystrica, SVK
20 Chris ProngerLeft 6' 6" 220 October 10, 1974 Dryden, ON, CAN
44 Kimmo TimonenLeft 5' 10" 194 March 18, 1975 Kuopio, FIN

Goalies:
NO.PLAYERCATCHESHEIGHTWEIGHTDOBPLACE OF BIRTH
35 Sergei BobrovskyLeft 6' 2" 190 September 20, 1988 Novokuznetsk, RUS
30 Ilya BryzgalovLeft 6' 3" 213 June 22, 1980 Togliatti, RUS

FLYERS' POSSIBLE LINEUP: (lines and pairings are not set)
Forwards:
Left WingCenterRight Wing
Scott HartnellClaude GirouxJakub Voracek
Andreas Nodl Danny BriereMatt Read
Wayne Simmonds Maxime Talbot Zac Rinaldo
Harry Zolnierczyk Sean Couturier Jody Shelley

Defense:
Pairing Pairing
Kimmo Timonen Braydon Coburn
Andreas Lilja Andrej Meszaros
Marc-Andre Bourdon Matt Carle

Goalies: (Sergei Bobrovsky is the expected starter)
Goalie Goalie
Ilya Bryzgalov Sergei Bobrovsky

FLYERS' INJURIES, SCRATCHES, MISC.:
PlayerReason Status
Blair Betts left kneeLTIR; out indefinitely
Erik Gustafsson wrist surgery LTIR; out six weeks from Nov. 17
Jaromir Jagr groin will not play Friday or Saturday
Ian Laperrierepost-concussion syndrome LTIR
Andreas Nodlhealthyexpected to play
Chris Pronger virus not expected to play
Jody Shelley healthy expected to play
James van Riemsdyk lower body out 1-to-2 weeks from Nov. 25

FLYERS' STATS:

CANADIENS' POSSIBLE LINEUP:
Forwards:
Left WingCenter Right Wing
Michael Cammalleri Tomas Plekanec Erik Cole
Max Pacioretty David DesharnaisBrian Gionta
Travis Moen Lars EllerMathieu Darche
Frédéric St-Denis Petteri NokelainenAaron Palushaj

Defensemen:
Pairing Pairing
Josh Gorges P.K. Subban
Hal GillYannick Weber
Raphael DiazAlexei Emelin

Goaltenders:
(Carey Price is the likely starter)
Goalie Goalie
Carey PricePeter Budaj

CANADIENS' INJURIES, SCRATCHES, MISC.:
PlayerReason Status
Chris Campoli left leg injured reserve
Andreas Engqvist lower body doubtful
Scott Gomez lower bodynot expected to play
Andrei Kostitsyn lower body injured reserve
Andrei Markovright knee inflammation injured reserve
Brendon Nash shoulder surgery injured reserve
Jaroslav Spacek upper body questionable
Frédéric St-Denis healthy will play
Ryan White sports hernia surgery injured reserve

CANADIENS' ROSTER:
Forwards:
NO. PLAYER HEIGHTWEIGHTDOB PLACE OF BIRTH
13 Michael Cammalleri 5' 9" 182 8 Jun 1982 Richmond Hill, ON, CAN
72 Erik Cole 6' 2" 205 6 Nov 1978 Oswego, NY, USA
52 Mathieu Darche 6' 1" 215 26 Nov 1976 Montreal, QC, CAN
51 David Desharnais 5' 7" 177 14 Sep 1986 Laurier-Station, QC, CAN
81 Lars Eller 6' 2" 198 8 May 1989 Rodovre, DNK
63 Andreas Engqvist 6' 4" 199 23 Dec 1987 Stockholm, SWE
21 Brian Gionta "C" 5' 7" 173 18 Jan 1979 Rochester, NY, USA
11 Scott Gomez 5' 11" 198 23 Dec 1979 Anchorage, AK, USA
46 Andrei Kostitsyn 6' 0" 214 3 Feb 1985 Novopolotsk, BLR
32 Travis Moen 6' 2" 215 6 Apr 1982 Swift Current, SK, CAN
15 Petteri Nokelainen 6' 1" 202 16 Jan 1986 Imatra, FIN
67 Max Pacioretty 6' 2" 196 20 Nov 1988 New Canaan, CT, USA
60 Aaron Palushaj 5' 11" 187 7 Sep 1989 Livonia, MI, USA
14 Tomas Plekanec 5' 11" 198 31 Oct 1982 Kladno, CZE
53 Ryan White 6' 0" 193 17 Mar 1988 Brandon, MB, CAN

Defensemen:
NO. PLAYER HEIGHTWEIGHTDOB PLACE OF BIRTH
17 Chris Campoli 6' 0" 200 9 Jul 1984 Mississauga, ON, CAN
61 Raphael Diaz 5' 11" 194 9 Jan 1986 Baar, CHE
74 Alexei Emelin 6' 2" 223 25 Apr 1986 Togliatti, RUS
75 Hal Gill "A" 6' 7" 241 6 Apr 1975 Concord, MA, USA
26 Josh Gorges 6' 1" 200 14 Aug 1984 Kelowna, BC, CAN
79 Andrei Markov "A" 6' 0" 207 20 Dec 1978 Voskresensk, RUS
6 Jaroslav Spacek 6' 0" 210 11 Feb 1974 Rokycany, CZE
62 Frédéric St-Denis 5' 11" 192 23 Jan 1986 Greenfield Park, QC, CAN
76 P.K. Subban 6' 0" 206 13 May 1989 Toronto, ON, CAN
68 Yannick Weber 5' 11" 193 23 Sep 1988 Morges, CHE

Goaltenders:
NO. PLAYER HEIGHTWEIGHTDOB PLACE OF BIRTH
30 Peter Budaj 6' 1" 200 18 Sep 1982 Banska Bystrika, SVK
31 Carey Price 6' 3" 219 16 Aug 1987 Anahim Lake, BC, CAN

CANADIENS' STATS: FLYERS-CANADIENS' SERIES HISTORY:
Current and Miscellaneous:
  • The Flyers' W-L-T-OTL regular season record is 64-75-30-4.
  • The Flyers' W-L-T-OTL regular season home record is 34-34-16-2.
  • The Flyers' W-L-T-OTL regular season road record is 30-41-14-2.
  • The Flyers are 6-3-0 in the last nine regular season games.
  • The Flyers are 4-1-1 in the last six regular season games at Philadelphia.
  • The Flyers are 15-16 in 31 PO games, 6-9 at home and 9-7 away.
  • The Flyers are 8-1 in the last nine PO games spanning 2008 and 2010.
  • The Flyers are 3-3 in six PO series, winning in 1987 (4-2), 2008 (4-1) and 2010 (4-1) and losing in 1973 (4-1), 1976 (4-0) and 1989 (4-2).


FLYERS-CANADIENS' 2010-11 SERIES:
  • 2010 -- November 16 -- Carey Price made 41 saves in Montreal's 3-0 win at home. The shot total represented the most in a shutout against the Flyers since Clint Malarchuk had 42 in 1989. Michael Cammalleri gave the Canadiens a 1-0 lead with a first period 5-on-3 PPG. Tomas Plekanec made it 2-0 in the second period 38 seconds after the Flyers failed on a PP which included a brief 5-on-3. The Flyers' PP was 0-for-6 while Montreal was 2-for-8. PIMs: Philly 45, Montreal 31. The Flyers entered the game with a 9-0-1 record in the prior 10 games. Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ttBt0TXHSlI
  • 2010 -- November 22 -- James van Riemsdyk's first goal of the season snapped a 2-2 tie 7:42 into the third period and Brian Boucher made 29 saves leading Philly to a 3-2 home win. The Flyers were 31-for-42 (73.8 percent) on faceoffs in the second and third periods and outshot the Canadiens 36-16 over those 40 minutes. Philly held a 45-31 shots advantage in the game. Claude Giroux tied the game 2-2 1:48 into the third period. Ville Leino scored the Flyers' first goal with 5:07 left in the second period. Maxim Lapierre scored twice in the opening period, with Benoit Pouliot and Jeff Halpern assisting on both, to give Montreal a 2-0 lead. Carey Price made 42 saves including 20 on 21 shots in the middle period. Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zov2DNGBRdg

  • 2010 -- December 15 -- Sergei Bobrovsky made 38 saves, James van Riemsdyk scored twice and Jeff Carter (1-2-3) had three points in the Flyers' impressive 5-3 win at Montreal. The victory came on the back end of a home win against Pittsburgh which elevated the Flyers to the top spot in the NHL. JVR's (2-0-2) PPG was the game-winner with 5:33 to play and Claude Giroux followed 61 seconds later. The Flyers' 3-1 lead was equalled midway in the third period on goals by Tomas Plekanec, who was in the box during the GWG, and Brian Gionta. Montreal held a 41-30 shots advantage. Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jF8eV7ArzZM

  • 2011 -- January 25 -- Chris Pronger (0-4-4) tied a career-high with four assists and Sergei Bobrovsky made 29 saves in the Flyers' 5-2 win, the team's 1,000th regular season victory on home ice. Jeff Carter, Kimmo Timonen and Dan Carcillo gave Philly a 3-0 with goals scored in 2:41 including the first two 63 seconds apart which came on PPs late in the first period. The Flyers' PP went 3-for-5 and the PK was a perfect 7-for-7. Philly had 31 blocks to Montreal's 8. Carey Price made 30 saves. The Flyers finished January with a 10-2-0 record. With 71 points, the Flyers had the second highest (1979-80) point total in franchise history through 50 games. Highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q23eJXIFqOw


FLYERS-CANADIENS' 2011-12 SERIES:
  • 2011 -- October 26 -- Max Pacioretty (2-1-3) had three points and Carey Price made 21 saves for his 100th win in Montreal's 5-1 victory which ended a six-game losing streak. Yannick Weber scored with 2.6 seconds remaining in the opening period to even the game 1-1 ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V7eEA5vj2a4 ). Andrei Kostitsyn's reviewed goal midway through regulation gave Montreal the lead for good. The Canadiens entered the game with their worst home start in team history 0-3-2 and fired assistant coach Perry Pearn prior to the game (the next month, he accepted a role as a scout with the team).
  • 2011 -- November 25 -- Claude Giroux (2-0-2) was the game's top star and scored twice and Sergei Bobrovsky made 23 saves in the Flyers' 3-1 home win on Black Friday. The Flyers out-scored Montreal 3-0 in the second period and held an 18-5 shots advantage (36-24 in the game). Montreal led 1-0 until Giroux scored with 6:49 left to play in the second period. The Flyers' PK unit was successful killing a minor issued with 4:33 to play in the middle period. Just 18 seconds later, the Flyers went ahead on a play started by sensational puck possession from Giroux in the offensive zone ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLkDRm18ke4 ) which led to a goal by Jake Voracek that gave Philly a 2-1 lead with 2:15 remaining in the second period. Giroux then tallied an important insurance goal with 5.9 to play before intermission. Montreal killed 1:41 of a 3-on-5 midway in the third period. Carey Price made 33 saves. The Flyers played without stars Chris Pronger, Jaromir Jagr and James van Riemsyk then lost defenseman Andreas Lilja for an estimated six weeks due to an ankle injury. Game highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7IJiSUngTfk
  • 2011 -- December 15 -- at Montreal 7:30 p.m. ET
  • 2012 -- March 24 -- at Philadelphia 7:00 p.m. ET

FLYERS' UPCOMING SCHEDULE:
Schedule and Results ( http://flyers.nhl.com/club/schedule....012&gameType=2 )
DATEGAME TIME (ET)TELEVISION
Sat Nov 26, 2011Flyers at Rangers 2:00 PM NHLN-US, CSN-PH, MSG
Fri Dec 2, 2011 Flyers at Ducks 10:00 PM TCN-PH, PRIME (HD)
Sat Dec 3, 2011 Flyers at Coyotes 8:00 PM CSN-PH, FS-A PLUS (HD)
Wed Dec 7, 2011 Flyers at Sabres 7:30 PM VERSUS (HD), TSN2
Thu Dec 8, 2011 Penguins at Flyers 7:00 PM NHLN-US, ROOT (HD), CSN-PH
Sat Dec 10, 2011 Lightning at Flyers 7:00 PM NHLN-US, SUN (HD), CSN-PH
Tue Dec 13, 2011 Flyers at Capitals 7:00 PM CSN-PH, CSN-MA
Thu Dec 15, 2011Flyers at Canadiens 7:30 PMRDS (HD), TSN, NHLN-US, CSN-PH
Sat Dec 17, 2011 Bruins at Flyers 1:00 PM NHLN-US, NESN (HD), CSN-PH
Mon Dec 19, 2011Flyers at Avalanche 9:00 PM CSN-PH, ALT (HD)
Wed Dec 21, 2011 Flyers at Stars 7:30 PM VERSUS (HD), TSN2
Fri Dec 23, 2011 Flyers at Rangers 7:00 PM NHLN-US, CSN-PH, MSG

GDT MUSIC: "Paint it Black" by Rolling Stones


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