You know that feeling that you got as a kid on Christmas morning? The one of crazed joy, the one that signifies that the time has finally come, the one you get when something that you’ve been waiting for a really long time for finally arrives?
Well that’s the way that Philadelphia Flyers and their fans feel about Thursday night’s matchup versus the Pittsburgh Penguins.
After a whopping 291 days between games, the Keystone Clash will take place once again at the Consol Energy Center.
The Flyers have earned 11 out of a possible 14 points in their last seven contests, having won five of them. Meanwhile, the Penguins are still struggling to find balance in this 2015-16 campaign. Pittsburgh is currently out of a playoff spot despite a midseason coaching change, but the Penguins are always dangerous. These two teams always bring the best out of each other.
Here are three things to know before puck drop.
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