It will be interesting to see if 6-foot-7, 225-pound Samuel Morin gets a chance to show he belongs with the Flyers when they play in Anaheim on Saturday.
They lacked a finishing touch around the net and fell to the Kings.
Travis Sanheim will get a chance to show he belongs with the Flyers this season. He will be in the starting lineup Thursday in Los Angeles.
The Flyers' power play, led by Wayne Simmonds, paved the way for their 5-3 victory in San Jose.
The Flyers' power-play was lethal in their season-opening win, scoring goals on their first three chances with a man advantage.
The Flyers will play their first four games on the road, including the home openers for three of their opponents.
Based on the morning skate, here's what their lineup will look like Wednesday night in San Jose.
The Flyers will start the season with five rookies on their roster, their most since 1992-93.
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Flyers coach Dave Hakstol said he will have some tough choices, as he has eight defensemen for six openings in Wednesday's season opener.
That means the Flyers will have five rookies on the roster to start a season for the first time since 1992.
The Flyers took eight defenemen on their season-opening road trip because of an injury to Shayne Gostisbehere.
The last two No. 2 overall picks have excelled in the NHL a few months after they were drafted, but most take time to blossom.
The Flyers ended their preseason with a 3-2-3 record.
Coaches will be more reluctant to challenge offside calls because a two-minute penalty will be at stake.
The Flyers can't finalize their roster until they know the extent of Shayne Gostisbehere's injury.
Brian Elliott struggled in the nets as the Flyers lost to the Islanders and finished 3-2-3 in the preseason. They open the season Wednesday in San Jose.
Nothing is guaranteed, but Leier was on the fourth line at practice Saturday in Voorhees, an indication he will start the season with the Flyers.