Sep 16, 2013; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Bruno Gervais (27) gets by Toronto Maple Leafs forward Nikolai Kulemin (41) at the Air Canada Centre. Philadelphia defeated Toronto 3-2 in an overtime shoot out. Mandatory Credit: John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports

Game 2 Preview: Leafs @ Flyers


The Toronto Maple Leafs are coming off a 4-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens, in what was an exciting game, as always. You can read more about that in Tim’s recap.

But tonight, the Blue and White will faceoff against the Philadelphia Flyers in their season opener at the Wells Fargo Center. Here’s what the lines may look like tonight as per DailyFaceoff.com. (Keep in mind, the Leafs did not skate this morning, and the Flyers had an optional skate.)

TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS

Forwards 

James van RiemsdykTyler BozakPhil Kessel

Joffrey LupulNazem KadriNikolai Kulemin

Mason RaymondDave BollandTroy Bodie

Carter AshtonJay McClementColton Orr

Defense 

Dion PhaneufCarl Gunnarsson

Jake GardinerCody Franson

Mark FraserPaul Ranger

Goalies

Jonathan Bernier

James Reimer

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS

Forwards

Scott HartnellClaude GirouxJakub Voracek

Brayden SchennVincent Lecavalier - Wayne Simmonds

Maxime TalbotSean CouturierMatt Read

Zac RinaldoAdam HallJay Rosehill

Defense

Kimmo TimonenBraydon Coburn

Luke SchennMark Streit

Andrej MeszarosNicklas Grossmann

Goalies 

Steve Mason

Ray Emery

Notes 

  • As expected, Jonathan Bernier will get the nod in goal for the Buds, while the Flyers counter with Steve Mason.
  • It’s not confirmed, but Jake Gardiner may be sitting this one out. If true, Morgan Rielly will make his debut.
  • The Flyers will be scratching Scott Laughton in order for them to play Jay Rosehill. Hal Gill is also scratched.
  • The game can been seen on TSN or heard on TSN Radio 1050 and will start a little after 7:30 p.m.

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