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Flyers Drop Season Opener to Pens 3-1

Flyers Drop Season Opener to Pens 3-1

We knew it wouldn’t take much to get the juices flowing in a Flyers-Penguins season opener in Philadelphia, and that was exactly the case. The wild sold-out crowd at the […]

by · January 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
The Philadelphia Flyers are 10-2-1 since the doors opened at the Consol Energy Center.(Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

Sean Couturier Looking to Step Up Offensively

Last season Philadelphia Flyers rookie Sean Couturier made a name for himself defensively after the way he handled Pittsburgh’s Evgeni Malkin during the first round of the playoffs.  The Hart […]

by · January 16, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Brian Boucher needs to elevate his game if the Flyers are to beat the Bruins.

Brian Boucher Back With Flyers’ Organization

Earlier this morning, the Philadelphia Flyers announced that the organization had once again acquired goaltender Brian Boucher, this time from Carolina – along with defenseman Mark Alt – for minor […]

by · January 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Flyers also hope Brayden Schenn can continue his solid play (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

Philadelphia Flyers: Explosive Offense Could Cool Down

The painfully glaring weakness of the Flyers last season was their defense. Free agent defenseman Bruno Gervais will provide depth, at best.

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High Flyer: Luke Schenn Crucial to Philly’s Success

At just 23 years of age, Luke Schenn has yet to prove he’s an elite NHL defenseman.  Drafted fifth overall by the Toronto Maple Leafs in 2008, he was hyped […]

Mr. Clutch (Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE)

Will the Flyers Use Their Buyouts Next Summer?

It feels great to be writing about actual hockey rather than collective bargaining. It’s been a grueling 113 days for fans, team employees, writers and players alike. With that said, […]

by · January 6, 2013 · 2 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
(Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Report: Flyers’ Ben Holmstrom “Should Be Back This Season”

The Adirondack Phantoms suffered a big blow this weekend, losing their captain, Ben Holmstom to a knee injury. The Flyers announced that their 25 year old forward prospect is out […]

by · December 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Injury Report, Minor League Report, News/Commentary, Philadelphia Flyers, Prospects
James van Riemsdyk should see more time on the ice while Joffrey Lupul watches from upstairs (Icon SMI)

Hartnell, van Riemsdyk Team Up for Charity

Even though they’re off the ice, you can’t stop the competitiveness of hockey players. James van Riemsdyk and Scott Hartnell are going head-to-head in a fundraising challenge to see who […]

by · December 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers, Toronto Maple Leafs
Kevin Marshall (M. Richter-Capitals Outsider)

Washington Capitals’ Kevin Marshall Brings Toughness To Hershey Bears’ Defense

Former Philadelphia Flyers defenseman, Kevin Marshall was traded to the Washington Capitals at the midway part of the season last year. He has blossomed into a reliable defenseman for the […]

The Maple Leafs are happy to have Joffrey Lupul back in the lineup (John E. Sokolowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Joffrey Lupul No Longer a Victim of Circumstance

Joffrey Lupul’s career took a dramatic reversal in 2006 and the worst part is that he had no way of knowing it was in the works or that it would […]

by · November 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, Edmonton Oilers, Philadelphia Flyers, Toronto Maple Leafs
The teams line up for the post-game handshake (Josh Smith/THW)

Operation Hat Trick is a Great Success for Players, Charities

Even the NHL lockout wasn’t able to keep some of the league’s best players off the ice.  Members of fifteen NHL teams hit the ice Saturday night as part of […]

by · November 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · New Jersey Devils, New York Rangers, News/Commentary, Philadelphia Flyers

Hall-of-Famer Eventually, But Chris Pronger Will Have to Wait

One would think that a trip to the Hockey Hall of Fame would be easy for someone of Chris Pronger’s caliber.  He has won a Stanley Cup and two Olympic […]

by · November 14, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, Philadelphia Flyers, St Louis Blues, The Business of Hockey