Alex Lyon Gets the Call Tonight vs Bruins
The Flyers acquired goalie Petr Mrazek back on Feb. 19, and he has played in every Flyers game since that time, but will back up Alex Lyon tonight.
Lyon, last played for the Flyers on Feb. 20, stopping 25 of 27 shots in a 3-2 overtime win over the Montreal Canadiens. The win was his second of the season, but since then he has not appeared in a game. Lyon has a 2.88 goals against and .903 save percentage.
Lyon will face one of the Eastern Conference best teams, the Boston Bruins, while the Flyers in are in the middle of a four game losing streak.
Boston is 7-3 in its last 10 games, and has won four straight.
Philadelphia is just three points out of the top spot in the Metropolitan Division in the Eastern Conference thanks to a four-game losing streak, eight points separate them from Columbus for the second Wild-Card spot in the east.