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Game 70: Philadelphia Flyers @ Atlanta Thrashers, 7:00 pm, CSN

Flyers’ Records
Overall Record: 43-19-7
Away Record: 22-9-3
Record vs. Thrashers: 1-0-1
Away Record vs. Thrashers: 1-0-0

Thrashers’ Records
Overall Record: 29-29-12
Home Record: 15-14-7
Record vs. Flyers: 1-1-0
Home Record vs. Flyers: 1-0-0

The Numbers
Flyers’ Winning % vs. Thrashers: .500, 1/2 games (19th)
Flyers’ Point % vs. Thrashers: .750, 3/4 pts (16th)
Flyers’ Losing % vs. Thrashers: .500, 1/2 games (10th)
Flyers’ Goals/Game vs. Thrashers: 4.50, 9 goals/ 2 games (3rd)
Thrashers’ Goals/Game vs. Flyers: 3.50, 7 goals/ 2 games (6th)
Flyers’ Shots/Game vs. Thrashers: 30 shots, 60 shots/ 2 games (21st)
Thrashers’ Shots/Game vs. Flyers: 35 shots, 70 shots/ 2 games (4th)
Flyers’ Powerplay % vs. Thrashers: 40%, 2/5 in 2 games (2nd)
Thrashers’ Powerplay % vs. Flyers: 33.3%, 2/6 in 2 games (2nd)
Flyers’ Penalty Kill % vs. Thrashers: 66.7%, 4/6 in 2 games (25th)
Thrashers’ Penalty Kill % vs. Flyers: 60%, 3/5 in 2 games (28th)

Flyers’ Team Leaders
Points- Claude Giroux, 65
Goals- Jeff Carter, 32
Assists- Claude Giroux, 43
+/- – Andrej Meszaros, +23
PIM- Scott Hartnell, 130

Thrashers’ Team Leaders
Points- Andrew Ladd, 53
Goals- Andrew Ladd, 26
Assists- Tobias Enstrom, 41
+/- – Blake Wheeler/Bryan Little, +11
PIM- Eric Boulton/ Chris Thorburn, 61

Former Flyers On Thrashers
#24 Freddy Meyer
Current Season With Atlanta: 15 games, 1 goal, and 1 assist.
Career With Philadelphia: 3 seasons (2003-2004, 2005-2006, and 2006-2007), 89 games, 8 goals, and 25 assists.

Former Thrashers On Flyers
#5 Braydon Coburn
Current Season With Philadelphia: 69 games, 2 goals, and 12 assists.
Career With Atlanta: 2 seasons (2005-2006 and 2006-2007), 38 games, 0 goals, and 5 assists.

This Year’s Results
1/14/11- Philadelphia 5- Atlanta 2
3/12/11- Atlanta 5- Philadelphia 4 in Overtime