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Raffl out two weeks for Flyers

Forward sidelined with upper-body injury @NHL

Michael Raffl will be out two weeks for the Philadelphia Flyers with an upper-body injury.

The forward left a 6-3 win against the Washington Capitals on Sunday at 14:46 of the second period. He has 19 points (11 goals, eight assists) in 73 games.

The Flyers (37-25-11) are four points behind the first-place Capitals in the Metropolitan Division. They trail the Pittsburgh Penguins by two points and lead the Columbus Blue Jackets, who hold the first wild card into the Stanley Cup Playoffs from the Eastern Conference, by two points.

Philadelphia plays at the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday (7:30 p.m. ET; NBCSN, NBCSP, NHL.TV).

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