Originally posted on Flyerdelphia  |  Last updated 2/8/14

PHILADELPHIA - JANUARY 28: Ray Emery #29 of The Philadelphia Flyers takes a water break against the Atlanta Thrashers during their game on January 28, 2010 at The Wachovia Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Ray Emery made 23 saves in the Flyers 4-1 win against the Calgary Flames on Dec. 31. The Flyers host the Flames in the final game before the Olympic break on Saturday. (Photo Courtesy of ESPN.com) Saturday afternoon marks the Flyers final game before the Olympic break and they have a chance to close that stretch on a continuing hot streak. They are in the midst of a three-game winning streak. The final game comes against the Calgary Flames, a team the Flyers faced in the middle of one of their other strong stretches this season. The opening face-off will commence at 1 p.m. at Wells Fargo Center. The Flames have been one of the hottest teams in the NHL of late. Winners in six of their last seven games, the Flames were once on the fast track to an early offseason, but now find themselves just 12 points out of a playoff spot with two months left in the season.  Jiri Hudler is the clear frontrunner in points for the Flames. His 43 points are 14 more than Mikael Backlund in second ...
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