Gameday FAQ: Flyers vs Canucks

Photo courtesy of the Philadelphia Flyers

Here is your Philadelphia Flyers Gameday FAQ for Tuesday, October 15, 2013.

When and where are the Flyers playing?

The Philadelphia Flyers (1-5-0) host the Vancouver Canucks (3-3-0) for a 7:00pm game at the Wells Fargo Center.


How can I watch this game?

You can view this game via Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia (CSN Philly) if you’re local. If you’re north of the wall, try RSNP.

For you audiophiles, 97.5 The Fanatic will be carrying the radio broadcast.


Will the Flyers score more than two goals tonight?

No. Okay, maybe.


Who do I have to look forward to seeing in orange and black?

The walking wounded (also known as the Flyers) are expected to roll out the following lines:

Tye McGinn – Claude Giroux – Jakub Voracek

Michael Raffl – Brayden Schenn – Wayne Simmonds

Max Talbot – Sean Couturier – Matt Read

Zac Rinaldo – Adam Hall – Jay Rosehill


Kimmo Timonen – Erik Gustafsson

Mark Streit – Luke Schenn

Nicklas Grossmann – Braydon Coburn


Steve Mason will be starting for the Flyers in this one.


Who do I have to look forward to booing?

We’re expecting Vancouver’s lineup to look like this:


Daniel Sedin – Henrik Sedin – Mike Santorelli

Chris Higgins – Ryan Kesler – Jannik Hansen

David Booth – Brad Richardson – Zack Kassian

Tom Sestito – Jordan Schroeder – Dale Weise


Jason Garrison – Kevin Bieksa

Dan Hamhuis – Chris Tanev

Ryan Stanton – Yannick Weber

Strombone himself, Roberto Luongo, is starting in net for the Canucks in this one. Most importantly, our dear friend John Tortorella is back in town! Be sure to give him a warm welcome, Philly.