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Flyers defensemen Braydon Coburn and Nicklas Grossman (Christopher Szagola-USA TODAY Sports)

Flyers Lost the “Defense Wins Championships” Memo

Since Ron Hextall, being a goalie for the Philadelphia Flyers has been a “kiss of death”.  Much of the Flyers faithful have been pegging the team’s misfortunes on the shoulders […]

by · March 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
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Line of the Times: The Legion of Doom

Hide your women, children, and favorite hockey team.  Call up Batman, Superman, and the rest of the Justice League because when the Legion of Doom rolls through town, there is […]

by · March 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Philadelphia Flyers
Danny Briere signed with the Canadiens after being a Flyers buy-out (Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE)

It’s Time for the Philadelphia Flyers and Danny Briere to Part Ways

For six seasons, I have been one of Danny Briere’s biggest supporters.  While others complained about how he was a defensive liability, or how he was too small, there was […]

by · March 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
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Peter Laviolette Isn’t the Reason For Flyers’ Woes

When Philadelphia Flyers head coach Peter Laviolette joined the team in 2009, it was a welcome change for the often inconsistent franchise.  Previous coach John Stevens left the team in […]

by · March 11, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Could Major Changes Loom for the Flyers?

Could Major Changes Loom for the Flyers?

The clock is ticking. It’s ticking and it’s ticking on multiple events. The Philadelphia Flyers season? Absolutely. As of this writing it’s now 26 games into this abbreviated 48-game season […]

by · March 10, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
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The Philadelphia Flyers Are Mediocre

It’s a painful thing to declare a proud franchise “mediocre.” It’s even worse when you feel like that may be overselling them.

by · March 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary, Philadelphia Flyers
Flyers Coming Up Small In Biggest Stretch of Season

Flyers Coming Up Small In Biggest Stretch of Season

Starting on Tuesday, the Flyers embarked on what many appropriately called the biggest week of the year. For being such a big week, thus far the Flyers have come up […]

by · March 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
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The Reunion Tour Continues – Flyers Reacquire Simon Gagne

The Philadelphia reunion tour just keeps on truckin’. After signing Ruslan Fedotenko in a 3rd-4th line/penalty killing role in the offseason, and signing Mike Knuble as a free agent during […]

by · February 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Rivalry Night Win in Pittsburgh is a Great Sign for Flyers

If this is what NBC was looking for with their Wednesday Night Rivalry Night, then the idea was a huge success. The Philadelphia Flyers effort separated the pretenders from the […]

by · February 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
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Philadelphia Flyers’ Tye McGinn Earns Respect From Teammates, Fans

The Philadelphia Flyers have been hindered by injuries this season, losing forward Scott Hartnell and defenseman Andrej Meszaros for a significant amount of time, as both players are still probably […]

by · February 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
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Zac Rinaldo Evolving as Flyers Agitator

Philadelphia Flyers forward Zac Rinaldo has wasted little time making a name for himself in the National Hockey League – more so with his fists rather than his stick.  Rinaldo […]

by · February 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
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Mike Knuble Once Again Flourishing With Flyers

When Scott Hartnell went down with a foot injury last month, the Philadelphia Flyers were left with a hole at the forward position.  After learning Hartnell would be out for […]

by · February 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers