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The Philadelphia Flyers and Edmonton Oilers will engage in some cross conference play in this match-up. In their latest game, the Edmonton Oilers lost 3-4 to the Buffalo Sabres. Jordan Eberle scored in the second period. Milan Lucic scored in the second period. Milan Lucic has been solid this year with 20 total points. Leon Draisaitl scored once for the Edmonton Oilers. Drake Caggiula had a great assist night with two helpers. Connor McDavid had a great assist night with two helpers. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins picked up an assist in the second period. The Philadelphia Flyers last played on Tuesday.
Steve Mason will man the pipes for the Philadelphia Flyers in this one. He is 10-8-3 on the year with a 2.71 GAA. In his latest game, he was fantastic, allowing 2 goals. Steve Mason has been unremarkable when playing at home this year with a 7-4-0 record and 0.914 SV%.
Jonas Gustavsson should start in net for this game. He has been superb this season with a 1-1-1 record and 2 GAA. His team gave him a large workload in his last game, allowing 2 goals on 33 shots.
The Philadelphia Flyers have been great at home, posting a 9-5-2 record. The Edmonton Oilers have been great when playing on the road with a 8-4-3 record. The Philadelphia Flyers have gone 1-1 when playing Western-Pacific opponents this season. The Edmonton Oilers have gone 4-4 when playing Eastern-Metropolitan opponents this season. The Philadelphia Flyers have gone 5-8 against teams with a record above .500.
We are expecting a low scoring game in this one. Side with the under here.
Game Time: 7:05 PM ET
Under 5.5 105