Philadelphia and Pittsburgh square off in division battle

Posted1/14/2021 7:00 AM

Pittsburgh Penguins (0-1-0, Philadelphia; Friday, 7 p.m. EST

BOTTOM LINE: East Division foes Philadelphia and Pittsburgh will play.


Philadelphia finished 41-21-7 overall and 16-4-4 in division action a season ago. The Flyers scored 47 power play goals on 226 power play opportunities last season.

Pittsburgh finished 40-23-6 overall and 8-6-3 in division play in the 2019-20 season. Goalies for the Penguins compiled a .904 save percentage while giving up 2.7 goals on 29.6 shots per game last season.

The teams square off for the second straight game.

INJURIES: Flyers: Shayne Gostisbehere: out (health protocols).

Penguins: Kasperi Kapanen: out (health protocols).


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.

Article Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.