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Albany Devils Stonewall Adirondack Phantoms

Albany Devils Stonewall Adirondack Phantoms

A contingent of 5,131 fans were treated to a defensive stalemate at the Times Union Center, as the Adirondack Phantoms and Albany Devils butted heads for the third time this […]

by · November 11, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, New Jersey Devils, Philadelphia Flyers, Prospects
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Rock Out for the Lockout: “The Penalty Box” by Dave Schultz

With the NHL lockout firmly in place and both sides entrenched for what may be a long, drawn out battle, we’re taking this opportunity to explore the musical side of […]

by · November 9, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Hockey History, Humor, Philadelphia Flyers
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Is Mark Recchi a First-Ballot Hall of Famer?

Mark Recchi will be an argumentative candidate when he comes up for Hockey Hall of Fame talks in a couple of years. Will the Hall of Fame Selection Committee be […]

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Eric Lindros: A Player Who Changed Hockey Both On and Off The Ice

Say what you will about Eric Lindros, but the former Flyers captain changed hockey both with his on-ice presence as well as his off-ice headlines. On Wednesday, the Philadelphia Inquirer […]

NHL Lockout 2012: Should Guaranteed Contracts Be Abolished?

NHL Lockout 2012: Should Guaranteed Contracts Be Abolished?

The NHL Lockout hit day 43 on Saturday. With every passing day the chances of a full 82-game season are rapidly eroding. And while the loss of the 2012-13 season […]

Albany Devils Demolish Adirondack Phantoms

Albany Devils Demolish Adirondack Phantoms

Typically the Philadelphia Flyers and New Jersey Devils play a turnpike tussle.  When the Adirondack Phantoms and Albany Devils locked horns, it was a Northway knockout.  In this battle of […]

by · October 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, New Jersey Devils, Philadelphia Flyers, Prospects
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Is Ilya Bryzgalov’s KHL Inconsistency Reason for Concern?

  In his first season with the Philadelphia Flyers, goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov might have finished strong but he certainly didn’t prove he was worth $10 million.  The decade-long goaltending controversy […]

by · October 19, 2012 · 2 comments · KHL, Philadelphia Flyers
Is Couturier bait? (Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE)

Stint in AHL Could Benefit Sean Couturier

Before last season, the Philadelphia Flyers used the eighth pick of the draft – which was courtesy of the Columbus Blue Jackets – on 19-year-old, highly-touted forward Sean Couturier.  The […]

by · October 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, Philadelphia Flyers
Epic Flyers Moments: Sami Kapanen’s Heart VS. Toronto Maple Leafs

Epic Flyers Moments: Sami Kapanen’s Heart VS. Toronto Maple Leafs

In 2004, the diminuitive Sami Kapanen was one of the fastest players in the NHL. Standing only 5’9″, his speed went unmatched in both “Fastest Skater” events before the All-Star […]

NHL Lockout: League Prevents Flyers Management from Attending Charity Event

NHL Lockout: League Prevents Flyers Management from Attending Charity Event

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and his fellow league executives want you to believe that they care about the fans. Their words, however, do not coincide with their actions.

by · September 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Claude Giroux's Flyers didn't meet expectations in 2013 (Jeanine Leech/Icon SMI)

10 Highest-Selling Hockey Jerseys for the 2011-2012 NHL Season

10. Jaromir Jagr, Philadelphia Flyers Jagr decided to return from the KHL to finish his sure-to-be Hall of Fame career in the NHL. After manipulating the free agent system to […]

O2K client Scott Hartnell is in the midst of a career season (Tom Turk/THW)

Appraising the Value of Intangibles and Scott Hartnell

Despite an impending lockout over owners wanting a bigger cut of the money pie, they were dishing out some hefty contracts throughout the league. The talented – but oft-injured – […]

by · September 16, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins, News/Commentary, Philadelphia Flyers