The Flyers, winners of three straight, will play their first game at the new Little Caesars Arena on Tuesday.
Sanheim, 21, was a healthy scratch in eight of the last nine games, and the Flyers want him playing.
After being out of the lineup for two games, goalie Brian Elliott was stellar as the Flyers outlasted Washington in overtime, 2-1, and moved into a playoff spot Sunday.
The surging Flyers moved into a playoff spot Sunday afternoon for the first time since Nov. 10. Travis Konecny scored the game-winning goal.
Longtime USA Hockey executive and U.S. Olympic men's hockey general manager Jim Johannson died unexpectedly Sunday at age 53, shocking the sport less than three weeks before the start of the Pyeongchang Games.
Young stars Travis Konecny, Ivan Provorov and Shayne Gostisbehere showed the way to a 3-1 victory.
Paul Holmgren, the Flyers' president, has ties to both the Eagles and Vikings. But his heart bleeds purple since he grew up in Saint Paul, Minn.
The Flyers, three points out of a wild-card spot, will be aiming for their second win over New Jersey in the last week.
Flyers goalie Michal Neuvirth has looked sharp recently, and he figures to reduce Brian Elliott's workload in the season's second half.
The Flyers used two third-period goals and an overtime goal from Sean Couturier to beat the Maple Leafs.
In an emotional pregame ceremony at the Wells Fargo Center, Eric Lindros became the sixth Flyers player to have his number retired.
In Oskar Lindblom, Carter Hart, and Morgan Frost, the Flyers' future is extremely bright.
Tyrell Goulbourne will return to the lineup when the Flyers host Toronto on Thursday. Eric Lindros will be honored before the game.