Defenseman Jason Demers will miss his second straight game with a lower body injury when the Sharks host the Flyers on Monday night.
Todd McLellan would not get into much detail about Demers’ injury, other than to say he hurt it skating and it’s not an ankle or a knee.
Defenseman Matt Tennyson, who has yet to play in an NHL game this season, in en route from Worcester. The head coach said there is a chance Tennyson, who got in four games for the Sharks last season, could play against Philadelphia.
McLellan was asked if he’s reluctant to put players like Tennyson and Taylor Doherty, who was recalled from the AHL in January but did not play, in the lineup.
“We may have to at some point. We feel good about it. Tenny has played, and when he played he went right in and fit in well.
“Scotty Hannan, since about the end of November, hasn’t played a lot because of injuries. We’d like to get him going on a consistent basis, and get him rolling.”
Tyler Kennedy, who has missed the last tw...