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Flyers Capture Top Seed in NHL’s Stanley Cup Playoffs

Flyers Capture Top Seed in NHL’s Stanley Cup Playoffs

The Philadelphia Flyers, owned and operated by Comcast Spectacor, earned the Eastern Conference’s No. 1 seed by winning the round robin of the National Hockey League's return-to-play 24-team tournament.

Saturday’s 4-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto marks the first time in 20 years the Flyers (41-27-7 in the NHL’s shortened season) claimed the top spot in the NHL postseason. The “Orange and Black” went 3-0-0 through the round robin and will move on to face the Montreal Canadiens in the first round of the playoffs.

Game 1 of the Flyers’ first-round matchup with Montreal airs Wednesday at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN.

Headquartered in Philadelphia, Comcast Spectacor, Comcast's sports and entertainment hospitality business, owns and operates the Flyers and their home arena, the Wells Fargo Center, along with a portfolio of professional sports teams including the Overwatch League’s Philadelphia Fusion, the National Lacrosse League’s Philadelphia Wings and the Maine Mariners of the ECHL.

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