Flyers Announce Opening Day Starting Goaltender

The Flyers have announced their starting goaltender for tonight’s opener against the Toronto Maple Leafs . . .

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Mason and platoon-mate Ray Emery split starts during the preseason. While Emery was more impressive, and in many people’s opinion will take over the starting job at somepoint this season, going with Mason, the guy who’s been on the team, makes sense.

Last season, Mason went 4-2 with a 1.90 GAA with the Flyers. Emery was 17-1-0 with a 1.94 GAA with the Blackhawks last season on their way to a Stanley Cup championship.


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Categories: Beat Writing, Flyers

Author:Manav Khandelwal

I am the founder of Khandyman Sports, and follow all Philadelphia pro sports teams religiously. I also write for the Hoop76, covering the Sixers for ESPN, and am a credentialed Flyers reporter for Main Line Media News.

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