Philadelphia; Thursday, 7 p.m. EST
Philadelphia has gone 5-5-1 in home games and 7-6-3 overall. The Flyers are 7-1-3 when scoring at least three goals.
Tampa Bay is 9-6-1 overall and 6-5-0 in road games. The Lightning rank seventh in NHL play with 77 total penalties (averaging 4.8 per game).
Thursday's game is the fifth time these teams match up this season. The Flyers won the previous matchup 3-2. Hayes scored two goals in the victory.
TOP PERFORMERS: Hayes has scored six goals with 16 assists for the Flyers. Owen Tippett has three goals and two assists over the last 10 games.
LAST 10 GAMES: Flyers: 1-6-3, averaging 2.1 goals, 3.6 assists, 4.6 penalties and 12.4 penalty minutes while giving up 3.7 goals per game.
Lightning: 6-4-0, averaging 3.6 goals, 6.6 assists, 4.9 penalties and 12.4 penalty minutes while giving up 3.2 goals per game.
INJURIES: Flyers: Travis Konecny: out (upper-body), Bobby Brink: out (hip), Cam Atkinson: out (upper body), Ryan Ellis: out (pelvis), James van Riemsdyk: out (finger), Wade Allison: out (oblique), Sean Couturier: out (back), Tony DeAngelo: day to day (undisclosed).
The Associated Press