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Flyers at Capitals, Game 5: Lineups, TV info, questions to answer, and discussion thread

For the second straight game, the Flyers will look to fend off elimination as they head to Washington for their fifth game against the Capitals in this series.

Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports

EAsTERN CONFERENCE ROUND 1 :: Game 5
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1 win

3 wins
Friday, April 22, 2016 :: 7:00 p.m. ET
Verizon Center :: Washington, District of Columbia, USA
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How to Watch / Listen In Philly
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HOW TO WATCH / LISTEN Elsewhere
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Projected Lineups
Schenn - Giroux - Simmonds 1st Line Ovechkin - Backstrom - Oshie
Voracek - Gagner - Raffl 2nd Line Burakovsky - Kuznetsov - Williams
McDonald - Cousins - Read 3rd Line Chimera - Richards - Johansson
VandeVelde - Bellemare - White 4th Line Winnik - Beagle - Wilson
MacDonald - Gostisbehere 1st D Pair Alzner - Niskanen
Streit - Schultz 2nd D Pair Schmidt - Carlson
Manning - Gudas 3rd D Pair Orlov - Chorney
Neuvirth / Mason Goalies Holtby / Grubauer
Couturier, Laughton, Medvedev Notable Scratches Galiev, Orpik, Weber

Questions to Answer:

  1. Big part of the win on Wednesday was that the Flyers didn't take many bad penalties. Can they do that again tonight on the road?
  2. When it's not at 5-on-5, can the PP and PK keep up their generally-improved performances from last game?
  3. Michal Neuvirth came up big in his first meaningful start in a month. He's gonna have to do it again tonight. Does he?
  4. If the Flyers ever get a lead, can they hold it a bit better than they did last game?
  5. Win? Please?

Go Flyers.