Flyers @ HUrricanes
Canadiens - Montreal is coming off a crushing overtime loss to the Red Wings in their season-opener on Friday night. Carolina had a 2-0 lead after two period but Detroit scored less than a minute into the third period. Carolina let the Red Wings tie the game with just 17 seconds left in the third period. In overtime, new Red Wing Stephen Weiss scored his first goal for Detroit to give the Hurricanes the loss but they still escaped with a point. Carolina went 0-2-1 against the Flyers last season.
0-1-0, 3.03 GAA, .880 SV%
Mason, 25, is coming off of a strong start on Wednesday against the Toronto Maple Leafs in which he made 22 saves on 25 shots but took the loss. In five career starts against the Hurricanes, Mason is 5-0-0 with a 1.80 GAA and a .941 SV% allowing just nine goals in the five games. He was in goal for the Flyers 5-3 victory over the Hurricanes in April.
0-0-1, 2.86 GAA, .921 SV%
Ward, 29, had a strong opening start against the Red Wings with 35 saves in the Hurricanes 3-2 overtime loss on Friday. In 19 career starts against the Flyers, Ward is 5-10-3 with a 3.16 GAA and a .891 SV%. Ward's last start against the Flyers came last February making 28 saves in a 4-3 overtime loss.