Post Tagged with: "Kimmo Timonen"

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Timing Is Everything For Del Zotto & The Flyers

Michael Del Zotto can rest easy now that he has Philadelphia to call home. Chances are, however, he won’t. After signing the 24-year-old defenseman to a one-year, $1.3 million deal, […]

by · August 6, 2014 · 2 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
The Risk of Blood Clots and Kimmo Timonen’s Uncertain Future

The Risk of Blood Clots and Kimmo Timonen’s Uncertain Future

Hockey is a game that forces you to spend years refining your skills. Hockey is a lifeline that’s been entrenched in your genetic makeup since childhood. Hockey is what you’re recognized […]

by · August 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Flyers - Kimmo Timonen - Photo by Andy Martin Jr

Tremors On Defense: Flyers Scrambling To Replace Timonen

We all know the famous phrase, “The rich get richer.” But what about the poor getting poorer? The latter best describes the Flyers’ blue line situation upon the latest news […]

by · August 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Flyers - Claude Giroux a big part of this Q&A with Anthony Mingioni - Photo by Andy Martin Jr

Cup Drought Pushes Flyers Back to the Drawing Board

Flyers fans will once again watch another team lift the Stanley Cup in June. Really, it’s nothing new; 39 years to be exact. With Philadelphia’s Stanley Cup drought a year […]

by · May 6, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Kimmo Timonen, Flyers Approaching End Of An Era

Kimmo Timonen, Flyers Approaching End Of An Era

At 39-years of age, Kimmo Timonen has been around the block a time or two. In 15 seasons, seven with the Flyers, the Finnish defenseman has played in over 1,000 […]

by · April 12, 2014 · 2 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Predicting the 2013-14 Flyers Team Awards

Every year in one of the team’s final home games, a number of Flyers team awards are given to the players.  This year, the awards will be presented in the […]

by · April 10, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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You Cannot Win Without Puck-Moving Defensemen

In the past three games, the Flyers have defeated the fifth, sixth, and eleventh best teams in the NHL in terms of points.  They have played some of their most […]

by · February 8, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Was Chris Pronger behind the Flyers' trap outburst? ( bridgetds/Flickr)

Who Is the Flyers’ #1 Defenseman?

Will the real Flyers #1 defenseman please stand up? Chris Pronger (may his career RIP) was the glue that held the Flyers blueline together for the better part of two […]

by · January 15, 2014 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
Philadelphia Flyers - Mark Streit - Photo by Andy Martin Jr

The Flyers Badly Overpaid for Mark Streit & Defense

Big surprise here: a bold and highly contentious acquisition made by the Philadelphia Flyers appears to be biting them, again. The culprit this time? 35-year-old defenseman Mark Streit. The sample […]

by · October 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Philadelphia Flyers
Kimmo Timonen hopes his D unit hits their stride soon (cr: bridgetds@Flickr)

Kimmo Timonen’s Regression Impacting Philadelphia

A little under eight minutes into the first period in what would be the Philadelphia Flyers’ first win, assistant captain Kimmo Timonen was called for a holding penalty that led […]

by · October 9, 2013 · 2 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Fantasy Hockey: Top-10 Overachievers from 2012-13

Last season was a shortened one, and as such, many players likely contributed more to your fantasy team than they would have been able to do over the course of […]

by · August 13, 2013 · 1 comment · Fantasy, Top 10 Lists
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The Philadelphia Flyers Shouldn’t Have Bought Out Ilya Bryzgalov

  For the Philadelphia Flyers, the position of goaltender has always been an entertaining one.  With the likes of Bernie Parent, Pelle Lindbergh and Ron Hextall, the Flyers have had […]