Here is your Philadelphia Flyers Gameday FAQ for Thursday, October 17, 2013.
When and where are the Flyers playing?
The Philadelphia Flyers (1-6-0) host the Pittsburgh Penguins (5-1-0) 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. The western part of the state can watch this on ROOT. And if you live in the US outside of Pennsylvania, you should be able to catch this on the NHL Network.
For you audiophiles, 97.5 The Fanatic will be carrying the radio broadcast.
Do the Flyers have a snowball’s chance in hell of winning this one?
Yes, certainly a chance! I’d rank them somewhere between snowball and meatball.
Who do I have to look forward to seeing in orange and black?
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 – Kris Newbury – Adam Hall
Erik Gustafsson – Kimmo Timonen
Luke Schenn – Mark Streit
Nicklas Grossmann – Braydon Coburn
Steve Mason will be starting for the Flyers in this one.
Who do I have to look forward to booing?
All of them. It’s the Penguins! Here’s the projected lines:
Chris Kunitz – Sidney Crosby – Pascal Dupuis
Jussi Jokinen – Evgeni Malkin – Chuck Kobasew
Tanner Glass – Brandon Sutter – Craig Adams
Harry Zolnierczyk – Joe Vitale – Deryk Engelland
Brooks Orpik – Paul Martin
Rob Scuderi – Matt Niskanen
Olli Maatta – Robert Bortuzzo
Marc-Andre Fleury will be in net for the Pens tonight.