Clarke, Lindros to play in Flyers-Pens alumni game this January


The Philadelphia Flyers and Pittsburgh Penguins will each turn 50 this year, and celebrate the milestone by facing off in an outdoor game at Heinz Field in February.

One month earlier, the alumni will do battle.

On Wednesday, the Flyers announced their lineup for a game featuring “legends from both clubs,” one that “will renew their rivalry in a special, cross-state contest.”

Here’s Philly’s lineup for the contest, which will go Jan. 14 at Wells Fargo:

60’s / 70’s

Forwards – Bob Clarke, Bill Barber, Reggie Leach, Bob Kelly, Orest Kindrachuk

Defense – Joe Watson, Jim Watson


Forwards – Tim Kerr, Dave Poulin, Brian Propp, Murray Craven

Defense – Mark Howe, Brad Marsh, Kjell Samuelsson


Forwards – Eric Lindros, John LeClair

Defense – Luke Richardson, Terry Carkner


Forwards – Danny Briere, Simon Gagne

Defense – Eric Desjardins

Goaltender – Brian Boucher

Full alumni rosters will be announced closer to the game date.