FLYERS vs. ISLANDERS' SERIES HISTORY: Current and Miscellaneous:
The Flyers' regular season W-L-T-OTL overall record is 117-84-26-4.
The Flyers' regular season W-L-T-OTL home record is 69-31-11-2.
The Flyers' regular season W-L-T-OTL away record is 48-53-15-2.
The Flyers are 18-1-0-0 in the last 19 regular season games.
The Flyers are 11-0-0-0 in the last 11 regular season home games.
The Flyers are 14-3-0-1 in the last 18 regular season road games.
The Flyers are 14-11 in 25 PO games (10-4 at home, 4-7 away).
The Flyers won PO series in 1975, 1985 and 1987 and lost in 1980.
October 30, 2010 -- Sergei Bobrovsky made 30 saves and Jeff Carter (2-1-3) and Chris Pronger (2-0-2) each scored twice as the Flyers dominated NY 6-1 in Philadelphia. Kimmo Timonen (1-2-3) added three points. The Flyers entered the game as the only team not to have a goal from defensemen, they finished with three. The game included 120 PIMs (73 for NY) and 27 penalties (16 for NY) and included an eventual three-game suspension to Daniel Briere for his high stick against Frans Nielsen. The Flyers led 2-0 after one period and extended the margin to four goals. Then, Trent Hunter was ejected (5-minute major) for boarding Andrej Meszaros and 24 seconds later Neilsen scored on a penalty shot to make it 4-1; however, 1:12 later, Pronger's PPG made it 5-1. Among the highlights -- http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iXd-PdLtMsU . Dan Carcillo-Zenon Konopka ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YPf5g...eature=related ) and late-game scrum ( http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ymh_CrQyvR4 ).
November 6, 2010 --Andreas Nodl snapped a tie with 5:25 left and Sergei Bobrovsky stopped 31 shots in Philly's 2-1 win at NY. The Flyers won for the sixth straight time while the Islanders dropped a seventh consecutive game. Mike Richards (1-1-2) had two points. The Flyers had 26 blocked shots to NY's nine. Frans Nielsen of NY was 12-for-12 in faceoffs and the Islanders won 37 of 54 draws.
December 5, 2010--Third period goals by Andreas Nodl then Danny Briere rallied the Flyers to a 3-2 win at NY in front of 7,773. With 8:16 left in regulation, Nodl score the first PPG of his career and it came when the Flyers were mired in a 2-for-44 slump. Briere netted the GWG with 5:44 to play. Sergei Bobrovsky made 28 saves. Jon Sim and Frans Nielsen scored within 36 earlier in the third period to give NY a 2-1 lead. Matt Carle scored in the opening period and the score remained 1-0 through two periods. Andrej Meszaros had two assists. It was the Flyers 18th win in the last 19 games in this series.
February 24, 2011 --at Philadelphia 7:00 PM (ET)
March 26, 2011 --at NY Islanders 7:00 PM (ET)
April 9, 2011 --at Philadelphia 7:00 PM (ET)
FLYERS' UPCOMING SCHEDULE: (all times Eastern)
Dec 8, 2010
VERSUS (HD), CSN-PH (HD)
Dec 9, 2010
TSN (HD), CSN-PH (HD)
Dec 11, 2010
CSN-PH (HD), NESN (HD)
Dec 14. 2010
VERSUS (HD), RDS, TSN2 (HD)
Dec 15, 2010
RDS (HD), TSN (HD), TCN-PH (HD)
Dec 18, 2010
MSG (HD), CSN-PH (HD)
Dec 20, 2010
FS-F (HD), CSN-PH (HD)
Dec 28, 2010
TSN (HD), CSN-PH (HD)
Dec 30, 2010
CSN-PH (HD), FS-W (HD)
Dec 31, 2010
TCN-PH (HD), PRIME (HD)
TODAY's MUSIC: "Mob Rules" by Heaven and Hell (Dio)
Coming in peace...line up heads up. Andrew MacDondald and Jack Hillen are back in. Gervais and Reese probable scratches.
Also you can help the Islanders fans with something today. If any of you are traveling to the game please feel free to jump in on Fire Snow/Wang chants. Much appreciated lol.