The Atlantic Division-leading Philadelphia Flyers (17-7-3) will host the Tampa Bay Lightning (12-14-2) on Dec. 10 at the Wells Fargo Center (TV: CSN-PH). This will be the second meeting this season. Tampa Bay won in overtime, 2-1, on Nov. 9 in the first meeting.
After the game against the Lightning on Saturday, the Flyers will be off until Tuesday, Dec. 13, when they travel to play the Washington Capitals at 7 p.m. (TV: CSN-PH). Click here to see the full Flyers schedule.
The Lightning are only 5-10-2 on the road this season, but enter the game having won their last outing against the Rangers in Madison Square Garden. The Flyers are on a four-game win streak and are 7-4-2 this season while playing at home.
Philadelphia will be without Chris Pronger who was recovering from a knee injury but was today ruled out indefinitely with concussion-like symptoms. He is set to be re-evaluated on Dec. 14.