Philadelphia Flyers vs New Jersey Devils
The arrow appeared to be pointing upward last season for the Philadelphia Flyers and New Jersey Devils after they each reached the playoffs. But the only race the Flyers and Devils are involved in this season is the one headed for the bottom of the Eastern Conference.
The Flyers and Devils will each look to avoid falling into the Eastern Conference basement Saturday afternoon, when they face each other at Prudential Center.
Both teams will enter Saturday's game in the midst of extended tailspins. The Devils suffered their third straight defeat and lost for the fourth time in five games Thursday, when they fell to the host Toronto Maple Leafs, 4-2. The visiting Flyers snapped an eight-game losing streak Thursday, when they edged the Dallas Stars, 2-1.Read More...