Place: CONSOL Energy Center
- Penguins are 5-5-0 over their last 10 games.
- Kris Letang has returned after missing 10 weeks due to a stroke.
- Penguins have dealt with a slew of injuries since the Olympic break, the most influential being the injury to Evgeni Malkin.
- Flyers are coming off a hard-luck 4-2 loss to TB on Thursday.
- Flyers need to win 1 of their next 2 games to assure a first round matchup with the Rangers.
- Flyers are just 2-3-0 in their last 5 games.
- This is the fifth and final meeting; Flyers have won 3 in a row after dropping the first game.