Pittsburgh Penguins vs Philadelphia Flyers Live

It ought to be a Hart-pumping 60 minutes (or even more ) in the Wells Fargo Center.

The Keystone State conflict claims to be extreme as the Flyers (25-23-7, 57 points) welcome the Penguins (28-20-7, 63 points) Monday for the first time this year with the Flyers abruptly within striking selection of Pittsburgh from the Eastern Conference playoff race.

Let us take a look at tonight’s fundamentals:

In the last month, the Flyers have made up 12 points in their own cross-state rival with a opportunity to close the gap to within four points with a regulation win. Pittsburgh has a 3-7-1 record within the previous 30 days (29th in the NHL), although the Flyers are 9-0-1 (first in NHL).

  • Flyers rookie goaltender Carter Hart will attempt to set an NHL record because he goes to his ninth straight win prior to age 21.

“I found him at World Juniors and that I was really pleased with the way he playedby his poise and how he handled the pressure. I truly enjoy his game. He is a big kid, quite athletic. He competes really tough, never gives up on some other plays. That is why documents are supposed to be brokenup. It is a part of life. I am glad that Carter has reached that milestone and hopefully he will get beyond me.”

— Thibault on Hart (through NHL.com)

Throughout his current winning series, Hart has listed a 2.35 goals-against average to cooperate with a .934 save percentage. The Flyers have contributed their rookie netminder lots of aid, averaging 4.6 goals per game over his past eight starts.

  • Flyers forward Sean Couturier and Jakub Voracek are equally riding six-game stage stripes. Couturier has scored a goal in each of the previous four games and has racked up nine points throughout his current series, while Voracek has eight points on that exact same stretch.

Flyers general manager Chuck Fletcher produced some substantial moves within the weekend, including defenseman Philippe Myers and right winger Justin Bailey in the Phantoms. But, interim head coach Scott Gordon explained that neither participant will match up for tonight’s match against Pittsburgh because he needs both gamers to get into a couple more practices and be more expressive in the group’s system.

  • It is the first time that the Penguins have played in the Wells Fargo Center this year. A look back in the tweet which might have sold Flyers lovers in their newest mascot Gritty, that must possess some fascinating antics in store for tonight’s match.

NHL ALL Star Weekend 2019

The National Hockey League (NHL®) Declared the 2019 NHL All-Star Weekend, hosted by the San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) along with the Town of San Jose will Occur Jan. 25-26, 2019, and will Comprise the NHL All-Star Skills Contest ™ in 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT on Friday, Jan. 25 (NBCSN, CBC, SN, TVAS), along with the NHL® All-Star Game in 8 Pm ET/5 p.m. PT on Saturday, Jan. 26 (NBC, CBC, SN, TVAS).

NHL Star Weekend 2019

The 2019 NHL® All-Star Game is going to be the next time NHL extra-curricular actions will happen in San Jose. Additional details about the 2019 NHL® All-Star Weekend, including ticket info and special occasions, will be released later.

“We’re thrilled and thankful the National Hockey League has determined, once more, to deliver one of its greatest events to San Jose,” said San Jose Sharks Co-President John Tortora. “NHL All-Star Weekend is for our faithful and outstanding lovers, that have eagerly anticipated the recurrence of the occasion, also for the town of San Jose since the baseball world contrasts to shine an worldwide spotlight on our amazing city. NHL All-Star Weekend signifies the third in a series of League events coming into the South Bay within a four-year interval, such as the Stadium Series outdoor baseball game in 2015, the Stanley Cup Final at 2016, and the NHL All-Star Weekend at 2019.”

 

Johnnie Dixon to play in the 2019 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl

“We look forward to welcoming the world’s finest baseball players into San Jose for its 2019 NHL All-Star Game,” explained Mayor Sam Liccardo. “On behalf of the whole city, I look forward to working together with the Sharks and the NHL to make a unique experience for the thousands of rabid hockey fans who’ll be in San Jose with this marquee event”

“All-Star Weekend attracts the NHL family together in celebration of the game,” said NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman. “Our participants, our teams, our lovers and our spouses collect around lots of very unique events and actions, and our host town measures into a bright international spotlight. At 2019, our celebrities will exhibit their abilities and the Town of San Jose, SAP Center in San Jose and the Sharks will showcase their hospitality. We are looking forward to a great All-Star Weekend at San Jose”.

1997 since the Eastern Conference conquered the Western Conference, 11-7. The game is best recalled for hometown All-Star Owen Nolan’s hat-trick, that featured his now renowned”called-shot” third target against Goaltender Dominik Hasek.