Philadelphia Flyers Want Their Fans to Unfriend Ranger Fans on Facebook

Kyle NewportFeatured ColumnistApril 14, 2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - OCTOBER 24:  Zac Rinaldo #36 of the Philadelphia Flyers and Derek Dorsett #15 of the New York Rangers fight in the first period at the Wells Fargo Center on October 24, 2013 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)
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Knowing that unfriending someone on Facebook is kind of a big deal, the Philadelphia Flyers found a perfect way to troll New York Rangers fans.

Philadelphia and New York are set to face off in the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs. The two clubs have a storied rivalry, and it's no secret that they don't like each other.

The rivalry has gotten so heated that it has led to the Flyers giving their fans advice on Facebook:

via Philadelphia Flyers on Facebook

The link leads to "Friends who like New York Rangers." This rivalry just got kicked up another notch.

[Philadelphia Flyers]