Gameday FAQ: Flyers vs. Islanders


Photo by Amy Irvin

Here is your Philadelphia Flyers Gameday FAQ for Saturday, January 17, 2014.


When and where are the Flyers playing?

The Philadelphia Flyers (2-7-0) travel to the island that is long to face the New York Islanders (4-3-3) at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum for a 7:00pm matchup.


How can I watch this game?

This game will be shown on The Comcast Network (TCN) locally. You can also find it on MSG Plus if you’re in the Big Apple.

The game will also be broadcast on 93.3 WMMR for those who prefer the smooth sounds of Tim Saunders and Chris Therien. You can also listen here.


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

We’re expecting the new lines to come together like this:

Michael Raffl – Claude Giroux – Jakub Voracek

Scott Hartnell – Brayden Schenn – Wayne Simmonds

Matt Read – Sean Couturier – Vincent Lecavalier

Steve Downie – Adam Hall – Jay Rosehill


Kimmo Timonen – Braydon Coburn

Nicklas Grossmann – Mark Streit

Luke Schenn – Andrej Meszaros


Big Money Steve “MA$E” Mason will be between the pipes for the Flyers in this one.


Who do I have to look forward to booing?

The Islanders lineup is projected to look like this:

Thomas Vanek – John Tavares – Kyle Okposo

Josh Bailey – Frans Nielsen – Cal Clutterbuck

Michael Grabner – Brock Nelson – Colin McDonald

Pierre-Marc Bouchard – Casey Cizikas – Matt Martin


Brian Strait – Andrew MacDonald

Calvin de Haan – Matt Donovan

Radek Martinek – Thomas Hickey


Kevin Poulin will be in net for the Isles.