Meltzer’s Musings: Optional Skate, Lecavalier Update, Manning Recall, Mason

FLYERS HOLD OPTIONAL SKATE AHEAD OF TAMPA GAME

Heading into a Florida road trip that has often presented problems for the team over the years, the Philadelphia Flyers conducted an optional skate at the Skate Zone in Voorhees on Wednesday. The club then departed for a 2 p.m. charter flight to Tampa Bay.

Seven skaters participated: Vincent Lecavalier, Chris VandeVelde, Blair Jones, Jason Ake

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Meltzer’s Musings: Quality Win Against Stanley Cup Champions, Quick Hits

FLYERS SKATE TO OVERTIME WIN AGAINST DEFENDING CHAMPIONS

The Philadelphia Flyers extended their winning streak to three games in a row with a hard-fought 3-2 overtime victory against the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday night at the Wells Fargo Center. The win improved Philly's season record to 4-3-2 after going winless (0-2-2) through four games and put an end to the Kings' six-game winning streak

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Flyers Gameday: 10/28/14 vs. LA

PREVIEW: FLYERS VS. KINGS

The Philadelphia Flyers (3-3-2) will try win their third straight game as they take on the defending Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings (6-1-1), who bring a six-game winning streak into Tuesday night's match at the Wells Fargo Center. Game time is 7:0o p.m. EDT. The game will be televised locally Comcast Sportsnet Philadelphia.

This is the first of two meetings

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