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Devils at Flyers Quick Facts

New Jersey at Philadelphia  7:00 PM EST Wells Fargo Center
This is the fourth of five meetings between the Flyers and Devils this season, and the first here in Philadelphia.
Tue. Jan. 22 –Devils 3, Flyers 0 at Prudential Center
Fri., Feb. 15 –Devils 5, Flyers 3 at Prudential Center
Wed. Mar. 13 –Devils 5, Flyers 2 at Prudential Center
Fri., Mar. 15 –vs. New Jersey, 7:00 PM
Thu., Apr. 18 –vs. New Jersey, 7:30 PM
Wednesday, March 13 –Devils 5, Flyers 2 at Prudential Center –The Devils held the Flyers to one first-period goal in opening up a four-goal lead that eventually became a 5-2 win.  Patrick Elias scored an early power-play goal that Jake Voracek matched on a power play halfway through the first period, but the Devils followed that with four goals over the game’s next 31 minutes to take a 5-1 lead early in the third.  Scott Hartnell closed out the scoring with 1:47 to play.  Ilya Bryzgalov stopped 27 of 32 shots.
Stars of the Game: 1 –Adam Henrique; 2 –Johan Hedberg; 3 –Andrei Loktionov.
Mike Knuble –65 GP, 18-25-43
Simon Gagne –56 GP, 22-10-32
Danny Briere –47 GP, 14-11-25
Claude Giroux –22 GP, 6-16-22
Kimmo Timonen –42 GP, 5-15-20
Scott Hartnell –41 GP, 10-9-19
Wayne Simmonds –13 GP, 5-3-8
The Flyers are 104-87-18-10 all-time against New Jersey in the regular season and are 65-29-10-5 here in Philadelphia.
PHI D Kurtis Foster –Acquired by New Jersey from Anaheim last season and later was traded to Minnesota… appeared in 28  gamesfor the Devils (3G-9A-12PTS).
NJD RW Dainius Zubrus – Played with Philadelphia for three seasons (1996-99), appearing in 200 games…Recorded 19 goals and 43 assists, along with 89 penalty minutes.
PHI D Kimmo Timonen and NJD C Petr Sykora played together for Milwaukee (IHL) in 1998-99.
PHI G Michael Leighton and NJD LW Ryan Carter played together for one season with Portland (AHL) in 2006-07.
(stats and facts per Philadelphia Flyers)
photo: Charlie Flowe, World Sports Show