Philadelphia Flyers vs Pittsburgh Penguins – NHL Preview, Tips and Odds

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Philadelphia Flyers
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Pittsburgh Penguins
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The Philadelphia Flyers welcome the Pittsburgh Penguins to Wells Fargo Center on Friday for an NHL game scheduled for 06:30 PM EDT. Both teams play in the same Metropolitan Division and prior to that meeting, Flyers are 6th with 19 points and the Penguins are on the 5th spot with 23 to their name.

Philadelphia Flyers vs Pittsburgh Penguins Head to Head

*Last game between teams from 04-24-2022
TeamP1P2P3Final
Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Flyers
1 1 2 4
Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh Penguins
0 0 1 1

The previous game between those two opponents was held on April 24th, 2022, and ended in a 4-1 victory for the Philadelphia Flyers. Noah Cates had a leading role for the Flyers and finished the game with 3 points in 11:17 of play time. He made 6 shots on the enemy goal and converted 2 of those. Sidney Crosby tried his best for the Pittsburgh Penguins. He scored 1 out of 4 attempts on goal for a total of 18:32 of playing time. The winners’ netminder Martin Jones’ impact on the game is not to be underestimated, as he deflected 37 of all 38 shots on his goal. The Penguins had Louis Domingue at goal, but he was unable to affect the final outcome, allowing three of all 42 shots to end in the net. The Pittsburgh Penguins are boasting a better H2H balance across the last five matches against the Philadelphia Flyers, registering four victories while losing once in the process. Two of these five matches needed overtime in order to decide the winner.
*Last 5 head-to-head games
Team04-24-202202-15-202201-06-202211-04-202105-04-2021
Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Flyers
4 42 23
Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh Penguins
15 63 7

Philadelphia Flyers Form

*Last 10 Philadelphia Flyers Games - 2:5:3
11-23-202211-21-202211-19-202211-17-202211-15-202211-13-202211-12-202211-10-202211-08-202211-05-2022
3:2@ Washington Capitals2:5vs Calgary Flames5:4@ Montreal Canadiens4:1@ Boston Bruins5:4@ Columbus Blue Jackets1:5vs Dallas Stars1:4vs Ottawa Senators5:2@ Columbus Blue Jackets5:1vs St. Louis Blues1:2@ Ottawa Senators

On 11/23, the Philadelphia Flyers were outplayed and defeated by the Washington Capitals 3-2 on the road. Patrick Brown was the team’s leading player on the floor, scoring 1 point. He spent 13 minutes and 22 seconds on the ice and tested the opposition’s goalkeeper with two shots. One of those made it through to the back of the net. The team’s netminder Felix Sandstrom’s exploits also need to be mentioned, as he deflected 29 of the 32 shots sent towards his net, but the three he let in proved decisive, and his Flyers eventually lost. The Flyers’ recent 10-game record is 2-5-3, and they are on a OT1 streak. They own a 4-4-1 record when playing at home this season. The team’s next game is on Saturday, November 26th, on the road against the New York Islanders.

Philadelphia Flyers Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    50.00
  • Goals Against
    65.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Philadelphia Flyers Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Carter Hart

    Games Played:14
    Saves Percentage:0.920
    Shutouts:2
  • Top Skater

    Kevin Hayes

    Games Played:20
    Goals:5
    Assists:14

Philadelphia Flyers Missing Players

NONE

Pittsburgh Penguins Form

*Last 10 Pittsburgh Penguins Games - 6:3:1
11-23-202211-20-202211-19-202211-17-202211-15-202211-12-202211-11-202211-09-202211-05-202211-02-2022
2:1vs Calgary Flames3:5@ Chicago Blackhawks0:3@ Winnipeg Jets4:6@ Minnesota Wild2:5vs Toronto Maple Leafs5:4@ Montreal Canadiens2:4@ Toronto Maple Leafs1:4@ Washington Capitals2:3vs Seattle Kraken6:3@ Buffalo Sabres

The Penguins welcomed the Calgary Flames for their latest clash on 11/23. It ended in a 2-1 triumph for them. The team’s best performer in that clash was Jan Rutta, as he scored one goal in 16:33 of game time on the night. He attempted two shots in total toward the enemy’s net. Goalie Tristan Jarry was another key figure for the Pittsburgh Penguins, as he ended the clash with a 0.974 save percentage. The team triumphed in six of the previous 10 outings, while allowing three defeats during the 60 minutes and losing once in overtime or shootouts. The Penguins are on a W4 run at the moment. The side has a 6-5-2 road balance for this season. Their next home fixture is scheduled for Saturday, November 26th, against the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Pittsburgh Penguins Averages This Season

  • Goals For
    72.00
  • Goals Against
    65.00
  • Shots For
    0.00
  • Shots Against
    0.00
  • PP Goals
    0.00
  • Short Handed Goals
    0.00

Pittsburgh Penguins Standout Performers

  • Top Goalie

    Tristan Jarry

    Games Played:12
    Saves Percentage:0.910
    Shutouts:2
  • Top Skater

    Sidney Crosby

    Games Played:20
    Goals:10
    Assists:17

Pittsburgh Penguins Missing Players

NONE

Game Details

TeamQ1Q2Q3Final
Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Flyers
0 0 1 1
Pittsburgh Penguins
Pittsburgh Penguins
2 2 0 4
Philadelphia FlyersPittsburgh Penguins
  • Score

    1
    4
  • PP Opportunities

    5
    6
  • PP Goals

    0
    0
  • Faceoffs Won

    0
    0
  • Giveaways

    0
    0
  • Hits

    0
    0
  • Penalty Minutes

    0
    0
  • Shots

    0
    0
  • Takeaways

    0
    0

Play-by-Play

Philadelphia FlyersvsPittsburgh Penguins
  • 1`11:37
    0-1
    Josh ArchibaldTeddy Blueger
  • 1`14:12
    -
    Danton Heinen2 minutes for Tripping Kevin Hayes
  • 1`15:30
    Ivan Provorov2 minutes for Interference Josh Archibald
    -
  • 1`19:29
    0-2
    Sidney CrosbyMarcus Pettersson, Kris Letang
  • 2`02:04
    Nicolas Deslauriers5 minutes for Fighting Marcus Pettersson
    -
  • 2`02:04
    -
    Marcus Pettersson5 minutes for Fighting Nicolas Deslauriers
  • 2`02:59
    0-3
    Ryan PoehlingTeddy Blueger, Jeff Petry
  • 2`06:25
    Nick Seeler2 minutes for Roughing Brock McGinn (served by Jackson Cates)