Post Tagged with: "Scott Hartnell"

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Is R.J. Umberger Finally Breaking Through?

After going 17 consecutive games without a point to show for, R.J. Umberger finally ended his long personal drought. Umberger’s second goal of the season in Wednesday night’s 5-4 overtime […]

by · December 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Del Zotto Returns To Where It All Began

Raise your hand if you had Michael Del Zotto as one of the Flyers’ most consistent defensemen before the season began? Right, I didn’t think so. However, Del Zotto has […]

by · November 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Scott Hartnell (#43) and RJ Umberger (#18) faceoff against each other. [photo: Amy Irvin]

The Hartnell Trade Is Still Better Than You Think

“In the long run men hit only what they aim at.” – Henry David Thoreau  Given the recent play of RJ Umberger and Scott Hartnell I know this isn’t the […]

by · November 17, 2014 · 7 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Hockey News: Malkin Fights Phaneuf; Hartnell Returns

Rick Jeanneret is set to make his return to the Sabres broadcast booth. [Puck Daddy] Martin Hanzal was so hot last night. [Leader Post] Sidney Crosby has Connor McDavid’s back. […]

by · November 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Flyers Backcheck: Shocking, Another Loss to Columbus

Flyers Backcheck: Shocking, Another Loss to Columbus

It’s not rocket science. The Flyers knew they had to get it going after a five-day layoff. They also knew the Columbus Blue Jackets had a surplus of incentive to […]

by · November 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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How Have Hartnell, Umberger Stacked Up?

In case you haven’t heard, Scott Hartnell is making his return to Philadelphia on Friday night. The former fan favorite hits the ice at Wells Fargo Center for the first […]

by · November 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
Better Days Are Coming For The Columbus Blue Jackets

Better Days Are Coming For The Columbus Blue Jackets

There are 70 games left in the regular season for the Columbus Blue Jackets.  Let me repeat.  There are 70 games left in the regular season for the Columbus Blue […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 1 comment · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Flyers Goalie Steve Mason in Familiar Territory?

The numbers aren’t pretty for the goaltender dubbed, the “Flyers’ most important player” at the onset of the 2014-15 season. But is there more to Steve Mason’s 0-3-1 record through […]

by · October 22, 2014 · 2 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
We Got A Situation in the East: The Blue Jackets Are Legitimate

We Got A Situation in the East: The Blue Jackets Are Legitimate

The Columbus Blue Jackets played their first home game of the 2014-2015 season last night against the New York Rangers, and showed off to the hockey world who they really […]

by · October 12, 2014 · 0 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets
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Flyers’ Jakub Voracek Just Getting Warmed Up

Flanking Claude Giroux on the Flyers’ top line, Jakub Voracek may be perceived by some as his captain’s Scottie Pippen. That’s not necessarily a grotesque insult to the fourth-year Flyer, […]

by · October 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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5 Blue Jackets Key To Avoiding Early Season Slump

The Blue Jackets are a completely different team than they were three short years ago. Columbus missed the 2013 Playoffs by a tiebreaker and followed it up with a rousing […]

by · October 1, 2014 · 1 comment · Columbus Blue Jackets
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The Blue Jackets Are on the Road to Success

So far, so good. The Columbus Blue Jackets have gone through three preseason games, and have walked out as winners in every contest. Yes, I know, the preseason doesn’t count, […]

by · September 25, 2014 · 2 comments · Columbus Blue Jackets