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Flyers visit the Avalanche after Konecny’s 2-goal game

March 25, 2022 GMT

Philadelphia Flyers (21-32-11, seventh in the Metropolitan) vs. Colorado Avalanche (45-14-5, first in the Central)

Denver; Friday, 9 p.m. EDT

FANDUEL SPORTSBOOK LINE: Avalanche -424, Flyers +324; over/under is 6.5

BOTTOM LINE: Philadelphia visits the Colorado Avalanche after Travis Konecny scored two goals in the Flyers’ 5-2 win over the Blues.

The Avalanche are 25-4-3 at home. Colorado ranks second in the league averaging 6.5 assists per game, led by Nathan MacKinnon with 1.0.

The Flyers have gone 8-17-5 away from home. Philadelphia scores 2.6 goals per game, the least in the league. Cam Atkinson leads the team with 23 total goals.

Colorado beat Philadelphia 7-5 in the last meeting between these teams on Dec. 6.

TOP PERFORMERS: Nazem Kadri leads the Avalanche with 76 points, scoring 24 goals and collecting 52 assists. MacKinnon has 17 points over the last 10 games for Colorado.

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Atkinson leads the Flyers with a plus-six in 64 games this season. Kevin Hayes has 11 points over the last 10 games for Philadelphia.

LAST 10 GAMES: Avalanche: 5-4-1, averaging 2.7 goals, 4.8 assists, 4.2 penalties and 10.4 penalty minutes while giving up 2.2 goals per game with a .933 save percentage.

Flyers: 5-4-1, averaging 2.9 goals, five assists, four penalties and 10.5 penalty minutes while giving up 2.8 goals per game with a .917 save percentage.

INJURIES: Avalanche: Gabriel Landeskog: out (knee), Samuel Girard: out (lower body), Ryan Murray: out (hand/wrist).

Flyers: Oskar Lindblom: day to day (undisclosed).

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The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by Data Skrive and data from Sportradar.