FLYERS (35-24-13) at AVALANCHE (38-31-4)
TV: 9 p.m. ET; CSN-PH, ALT, NHL.TV
DENVER -- The Colorado Avalanche and Philadelphia Flyers are looking to overcome losses of different kinds when they play Thursday at Pepsi Center while trying to stay in the hunt for a place in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Colorado is one point behind the Minnesota Wild for the second wild card into the playoffs from the Western Conference with a game in hand. Philadelphia and the Detroit Red Wings have 83 points each, but the Flyers have played one fewer game and hold the second wild card in the Eastern Conference.