Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Flyers open next round Saturday

The Flyers will open the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs on Saturday at 12:30 p.m., regardless of the opponent, general manager Paul Holmgren said today.

Flyers open next round Saturday

The Flyers will open the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs on Saturday at 12:30 p.m., regardless of the opponent, general manager Paul Holmgren said today.

Game 2 will be either Monday or Tuesday. If the Flyers play the Boston Bruins, an NBA series could affect the date. Game 2 of the Celtics-Cavaliers series is already scheduled for Monday in Cleveland. That could push a Flyers-Bruins game to Tuesday.

The seventh-seeded Flyers will play either top-seeded Washington or sixth-seeded Boston in the Eastern Conference semifinals. If Washington wins Game 7 tonight against Montreal, the Capitals will play the Flyers. If the Capitals lose, it will be a Flyers-Bruins series.

The Flyers' first two games will be on the road, with Games 3 and 4 at the Wachovia Center. Games 5 and 7, if necessary would be on the road with Game 6 at the Wachovia Center,

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