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The Philadelphia Flyers are 10-2-1 since the doors opened at the Consol Energy Center.(Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

From Philly with Love. Come Back Anytime, Pittsburgh.

It’s becoming almost laughable in Philadelphia. Since the start of the 2010-2011 season, the Flyers and Penguins rivalry has written a new chapter. The Flyers are 15-7-0 in the regular […]

by · January 22, 2015 · 12 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
(Alan Maglaque-USA TODAY Sports)

The Bullies Are Back on Broad Street

Last night’s game between the Philadelphia Flyers and the Pittsburgh Penguins will be referred to by many as a classic example of old-time hockey – full of hard hits, fights […]

by · January 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
(Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Who Is Really to Blame for Zac Rinaldo?

When it comes to Zac Rinaldo’s actions against Pittsburgh on Tuesday, what did you expect? Were you anticipating his first career hat trick? Although both of those questions are rhetorical, […]

by · January 21, 2015 · 32 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Playing in a win-now mentality is one thing, patiently building a product that could sustain continued success is another. (Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

Flyers Backcheck: Isles Dump Flyers in Final Nassau Meeting

That isn’t exactly how the Flyers would like to remember their final game at the run-down Nassau Coliseum. After combining for just one shootout goal in November, a combined 11 […]

by · January 19, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Claude Giroux did a fabulous job of throwing Sidney Crosby off his game when these two met in the first round of 2011-2012 playoffs. (Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE)

Top 10 Best Games in Flyers-Penguins History

There is no more “Battle of Pennsylvania”. When the Flyers and Penguins face-off against each other it should be dubbed the “War of Pennsylvania”. All-time the Flyers hold a commanding […]

Claude Giroux did a fabulous job of throwing Sidney Crosby off his game when these two met in the first round of 2011-2012 playoffs. (Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE)

Battle of the Captains: Crosby, Giroux, and Toews, Oh My!

The Pittsburgh Penguins did not have a good week and that is putting it lightly.  After losing Olli Maatta for the remainder of the season due to shoulder surgery and dropping […]

(Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Flyers Backcheck: Flyers Sink Scoreless Streak, Sabres

It’s always fun to see the Flyers score goals. On Saturday night against the Sabres, that’s exactly what they did. Broad Street’s team snapped a scoreless streak that reached eight […]

by · January 18, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
(Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Sabres Skating in Wrong Direction

Just when you thought the Buffalo Sabres’ season has hit rock bottom, it gets even worse. On Thursday, they let the old faces of Jason Pominville and Thomas Vanek come back into […]

Philadelphia Flyers Forward Zac Rinaldo (Josh Smith/THW)

One Bad Decision After Another, Craig Berube is Losing the Flyers

There are some things as a hockey journalist and fan that you marvel at, and there are some things that you look at and can’t even comprehend. The job Craig […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 2 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Rob Zepp in net for the Philadelphia Phantoms [photo: Amy Irvin]

Q&A With Flyers Goalie Rob Zepp

In 2006, the Philadelphia Phillies gave Chris Coste the opportunity of a lifetime when they put him in their starting lineup. He’d played through the minors, endured the long bus […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
Playoffs? PLAYOFFS???? (Anne-Marie Sorvin-USA TODAY Sports)

Flyers Backcheck: Canucks Humiliate Goalless Flyers

The goalless Flyers have now gone seven straight periods without scratching out a single tally. The team that touts the top scoring combo in the league has now been shut […]

by · January 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Flyers - Ray Emery - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Could Emery’s Time Be Running Out in Philadelphia?

Is it too early to say that Thursday’s start against the Vancouver Canucks is a make or break game for Ray Emery? With the way that Rob Zepp has performed […]

by · January 15, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers