Philadelphia (8th - Metropolitan) at Dallas (3rd - Central)

Matchup Details
Sat, Oct 18 - American Airlines Center
FACEOFF - 8:00 PM ET
W/LATSMONEYHomeAwayO/U
Philadelphia 0-2-0-22-200-1-0-20-1-0-03-1
Dallas 2-1-0-13-100-0-0-12-1-0-01-3
CONSENSUS ANALYSIS
 
RECENT TRENDS
INJURY REPORT
Philadelphia
PPlayerStatusNotes
DB. Coburn
Prob Tues
Lower Body
10/20/14
Coburn has been dealing with a lower-body injury but he is expected to play Tuesday against the Stars.
CV. Lecavalier
Late Oct
Foot
10/13/14
Lecavalier is expected to miss two weeks after suffering a foot injury.
DC. Pronger
I-R
Concussion
10/12/14
Pronger is on long-term injured reserve and has not played since suffering a concussion in 2011. He has taken a position with the NHL Department of Player Safety and will not resume his playing career.
DK. Timonen
I-R
Leg
10/07/14
Timonen is suffering from blood clots in his lower right leg and both lungs. He is undergoing treatment but has a slim chance of suiting up this season.
Dallas
PPlayerStatusNotes
DP. Nemeth
out for season
Arm
10/20/14
Nemeth will miss the remainder of the regular season after suffering an arm laceration.
RWV. Nichushkin
Late Oct
Hip
10/16/14
Nichushkin is dealing injuries to his hip pointer and groin. He is expected to miss a week of action.
CR. Peverley
Out indefinitely
Heart
10/15/14
Peverly is on long-term injured reserve while recovering from a cardiac event he suffered last season. He could return this season but a date has not been determined.
DS. Gonchar
Early Nov
Ankle
10/07/14
Gonchar is on injured reserve while he recovers from an ankle fracture. He is hopeful to return early November.
NEWS

Covers Preview - The Philadelphia Flyers take to the road in search of their first victory as they visit the Dallas Stars on Saturday in the opener of a three-game trek. Philadelphia began the campaign with a one-goal loss in Boston before going 0-1-2 during a three-game homestand that concluded with a 4-3 shootout defeat against Anaheim on Tuesday.

 
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MATCHUP EDGE
PHIEdge in:DAL
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