Advertisements

Flyers Announce Opening Day Starting Goaltender

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

Tonight's starting goaltender is…

A post shared by Philadelphia Flyers (@philadelphiaflyers) on

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.

Advertisements

Tags: , , ,

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.

Subscribe & Share!

Subscribe to our updates to be the first to know about breaking news, interesting opinions and more in the Philadelphia sports world.

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: