Flyers v. Senators
Senators - The Senators had lost two of their last three games, including a 5-0 shutout by the Flyers last Tuesday. They fell to the Blue Jackets in Ottawa on Sunday 4-1 falling behind 4-0 before Erik Karlsson scored on the power play with less than two and a half minutes remaining in the game. The penalty kill has destroyed the Senators of late as opponents are 7-for-23 on the man-advantage over their last six games. Cherry Hill-native Bobby Ryan returns to the Wells Fargo Center for the first time since 2010 and plays in his hometown for just the third time overall tonight. He leads the team with 10 goals and is tied with Karlsson for the team-lead in points with 20.
3-2-2, 2.13 GAA, .945 SV%
Lehner, 22, gets his first start in 10 days for Ottawa. He has won his last three starts allowing a total of four goals over that span. In his last start, he stopped 26 of 28 shots against the Panthers in a 3-2 victory. He has one career start against the Flyers allowing one goal on 25 shots in a 3-1 victory on April 11th.
5-7-2, 2.13 GAA, .931 SV%
Mason, 25, gets the start after stopping 36 of 38 shots against the Jets but fell in the shootout. Mason shutout the Senators last Tuesday stopping all 24 shots fired his way for his first shutout as a Flyer. In six career games against Ottawa, he is 4-2-0 with a 1.66 GAA and a .946 SV% with two shutouts.