PHILADELPHIA -- Sergei Bobrovsky
will make his second straight start for the Flyers on Saturday when they face the Ottawa Senators
(1 p.m., NHLN-US, CBC).
practiced Friday, but the team will give him another day off to recover from the chip fracture in his right foot that occurred Monday night prior to a game against the Tampa Bay Lightning
The Flyers play again Sunday, in Pittsburgh (1 p.m. ET, NBC), and there's a chance Bryzgalov could return for that one. After that, the Flyers next play Tuesday.
In four career starts against the Senators, Bobrovsky is 3-1-0 with a 2.26 goals-against average and .921 save percentage. Jason Bacashihua
again will serve as the backup.
While Bryzgalov is out, All-Star defenseman Kimmo Timonen
will return to the lineup after sitting out a game Thursday with an upper-body injury.
Here is the lineup the Flyers likely will use against the Senators:
- Claude Giroux
- Jaromir Jagr
- Danny Briere
- Wayne Simmonds
- Eric Wellwood
- Jakub Voracek
- Sean Couturier
- Maxime Talbot
- Nicklas Grossmann
- Matt Carle
- Marc-Andre Bourdon
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