NY Islanders (10-15-2) at Philadelphia (13-7-6), 7:00 p.m. EST
PHILADELPHIA (Ticker) — The Philadelphia Flyers eye their
seventh consecutive victory over the New York Islanders when the
two teams meet on Tuesday.
Philadelphia has won nine of the last 10 meetings overall,
including two thus far this season.
The Flyers have played overtime games in each of their last
three contests and are coming off a 2-1 victory over Carolina on
Jeff Carter tallied the game-winner – his team-high 19th goal of
the season – to lift the Flyers at 3:44 of the extra session.
New York has lost three straight games and five of its last six
overall. The Islanders have been outscored, 14-5, during its
Captain Bill Guerin and Mike Sillinger scored in New York’s 4-2
loss to Toronto on Monday.