Season Series: 1-0-0
All-Time Record: 208gp (111-71-19-7)
Leading Scorers: PHI: 41pts, Voracek (13g-28a) | WSH: 40pts, Backstrom (12g-28a)
Power Play: (PHI: 36-for-154, 23.4%, 4th) (WSH: 23-for-128, 18.0%, 16th)
Penalty Kill: (PHI: 110-of-136, 80.9%, 19th) (WSH: 130-for-151, 86.1%, 3rd)
1. ONE MORE BEFORE
The Flyers play their final game before having five days off for their bye week… This is the Flyers 46th game of the season, which at the end of today, will be tied with five other teams with the most games played in the NHL so far this season… The Flyers also play the second of games on back-to-back days, going 6-2-2 in that scenario this season and this is the ninth time in the 11 back-to-back sets where their opponent has not played the night before.
2. SPECIAL FORCES
The Flyers have recorded a power-play goal in three straight games, operating at 50 percent, by going 5-for-10… Five of the Flyers last eight goals have come on the power play… Claude Giroux continues to lead the NHL in both assists (17) and points (21) on the power play, while Brayden Schenn leads in the NHL in power-play goals (11)… The Flyers have five players in the NHL's Top 9 for most time-on-ice on the man advantage: Giroux and Jakub Voracek rank 1 & 2, Wayne Simmonds and Shayne Gostisbehere rank 5th & 6th respectively and Schenn ranks ninth.