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Philadelphia Flyers change start to accommodate World Series

PHILADELPHIA – The Philadelphia Flyers have changed the start time for their Oct. 25 game against New Jersey to 4 p.m. to avoid a conflict with Game 3 of the World Series.

The Philadelphia Phillies will play their first World Series home game in 15 years across the street at Citizens Bank Park that night.

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The Flyers were scheduled to play the New Jersey Devils at 7 p.m.

Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren says the 4 p.m. starting time “should alleviate some of the congestion in the sports complex area and gives our fans the opportunity to view Game 3 of the World Series.”