Originally posted on Flyerdelphia  |  Last updated 12/28/13
Ilya Bryzgalov will start in goal against Claude Giroux and the Flyers as they face the Edmonton Oilers. (Photo Courtesy of ESPN.com) The Philadelphia Flyers return to action after the Christmas break and in the process are starting a six-game road trip that will take them through Canada and the West Coast. The first of those six games is against an old foe. The Flyers are no stranger to the Edmonton Oilers – facing them one already this season – but Ilya Bryzgalov, the much-maligned goalie wearing the Orange and Black for the past two seasons is now in Edmonton, and he will get the start tonight. The Flyers have a nine-game home winning streak but that gets put aside. On the road, the Flyers are just 6-9-4. Conversely, the Oilers struggle at home, playing to a 6-11-1 record. Bryzgalov has played well in his brief eight game stint with the Oilers. Despite a 2-4-1 record, Bryzgalov has a 2.80 GAA and .915 save percentage. The Flyers will send Steve Mason between the pipes. Mason...
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