1. Philadelphia Flyers' Power Play Suffering From a Case of Too Much Patience

    For the Philadelphia Flyers, it has been a roller coaster first six games. It has featured some ups and downs, but there has been one consistent: a poor power play...

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  2. Vancouver Canucks' Rick Rypien's Puishment Not Nearly Enough

    Vancouver Canucks center Rick Rypien has been suspended six games for shoving a fan on his way to the locker room after receiving a double minor for roughing, and a 10-minute misconduct in the second period against the Wild in Minnesota on Tuesday...

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  3. Sergei Bobrovsky to Make Consecutive Starts For First Time in Career For Flyers

    For the first time in his NHL career, Sergei Bobrovsky will start consecutive games as Flyers coach Peter Laviolette announced early Thursday morning the 22-year-old will get the ...

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  4. Peter Laviolette Names Sergei Bobrovsky Starting Goalie for Flyers Season Opener

    Flyers head coach Peter Laviolette told the Philadelphia Flyers' official website that 22-year-old rookie phenom Sergei Bobrovsky will start in net for the Flyers against the Pittsburgh Penguins in their season opener...

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  5. Philadelphia Flyers: With His Season Over, Ian Laperriere Advised to Retire

    When Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren said that Ian Laperriere was “out indefinitely” with post-concussion syndrome, it was hard to believe Lappy would ever suit up to play in the NHL again...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 4 years ago 2,531 reads 9 comments

  6. 2010 Philadelphia Flyers: Nikolay Zherdev Holds The Key To Replacing Simon Gagne

    With the 2010-11 NHL season less than five days away, there may not be a more important player to the Philadelphia Flyers than flashy forward Nikolay Zherdev...

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  7. 2010-11 Philadelphia Flyers: Ben Holmstrom Making Strong Push for Roster Spot

    The foregone conclusion when Bill Guerin signed with the Philadelphia Flyers on a tryout basis was that he was going to be rewarded with a contract once general manager Paul Holmgren ...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 4 years ago 614 reads 4 comments

  8. Michael Leighton, Ian Laperriere Injured, Out for Philadelphia Flyers

    The Philadelphia Flyers announced on Tuesday that starting goalie Michael Leighton has a bulging disc in his back, and will miss at least one month...

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  9. Sergei Bobrovsky Displays Serious Potential in NHL Debut With Flyers

    Have I said the future is bright in net for the Philadelphia Flyers? Well, maybe I have, but let me reiterate it again. If all things go as planned, the Flyers have nothing to worry about in terms of goaltending beyond this year...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 4 years ago 4,821 reads 8 comments

  10. NHL 2010-11: 10 Potential Breakout Stars to Watch

    It happens every year, and it's bound to happen this year. Some player is going to enjoy his breakout season from a highly-touted prospect to a budding star. Heck, it even happens to players in their mid-20s who never really "got it" at the NHL level...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about almost 5 years ago 11,105 reads 14 comments

  11. Philadelphia Flyers Training Camp News and Notes: Day 1

    Well, the hockey season is drawing closer as NHL teams, including the Philadelphia Flyers, opened training camp on Saturday. For the first time, I was in attendance at the Flyers Skate Zone in Voorhees, N...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 1,046 reads 9 comments

  12. Quest For The Stanley Cup: Philadelphia Flyers Season Preview

    With NHL training camps set to open up in the coming weeks, we're going to start off the preseason fun with a season preview of the Philadelphia Flyers...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 2,965 reads 18 comments

  13. 2010 NHL Training Camp: Bill Guerin Could Join Philadelphia Flyers on Tryout

    According to Tim Panaccio, unrestricted free agent forward Bill Guerin told CSNPhilly.com that he hopes to get a tryout offer from the Philadelphia Flyers...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 1,861 reads 13 comments

  14. High Expectations: Danny Briere Primed for Best Season With Flyers

    In the summer of 2007, the Philadelphia Flyers signed free agent center Danny Briere to an eight-year, $52 million contract that would pay the crafty forward an annual cap hit of $6...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 1,542 reads 12 comments

  15. Chris Chelios Retires: Best Active Candidates for a Front Office Job

    Long time NHL defenseman Chris Chelios finally called it quits at a tender age of 48, and will join one of his former teams, the Detroit Red Wings, in a front office position...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 1,339 reads 6 comments

  16. Nightmare on Broad Street: How Chris Pronger Becomes a Free Agent

    Richard Bloch, the arbitrator in the Ilya Kovalchuk arbitration case, upheld the NHL's decision to reject Kovalchuk's recently signed 17-year, $102 million contract with the New Jersey Devils...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 14,920 reads 40 comments

  17. Riley Cote Announces Flyer Retirement, Joins Phantoms as Assistant Coach

    The Flyers announced on Monday that tough guy Riley Cote has retired from the National Hockey League after four seasons to join the Adirondack Phantoms as an assistant coach...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 609 reads 4 comments

  18. No More Goalies: Philadelphia Flyers Will Roll with Michael Leighton

    For the last eight weeks, the biggest question mark surrounding the Philadelphia Flyers has been who’s going to be the starting netminder for the defending Eastern Conference champions this upcoming 2010-11 season...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 2,661 reads 27 comments

  19. NHL Free Agency: Is Peter Forsberg Planning an NHL Comeback?

    Kevin Allen, a hockey writer for USA Today, tweeted that former Colorado Avalanche and Philadelphia Flyers great Peter Forsberg is practicing with his Swedish team, MODO, and has told Swedish press that he feels good and would like to play again...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 2,202 reads 14 comments

  20. Marty Turco Not Coming To Philadephia Flyers, Likely To Sign for Chicago

    As it stands right now, it appears that the Flyers are set to start the season with Michael Leighton as their starting goaltender. Free agent goalie Marty Turco, who has been linked to the Flyers multiple times this summer, told CSNPhilly...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 2,477 reads 8 comments

  21. Arron Asham Still Wants to Play for Philadelphia Flyers

    Arron Asham will make a decision on his playing future by the end of next week, according to Jason Hendricks . Asham hopes to return to Philadelphia, but the Flyers have not offered him a contract...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 1,359 reads 4 comments

  22. The Time Is Now: Van Riemsdyk Must Take Step Forward in 2010

    In the 2007 NHL Entry Draft, the Philadelphia Flyers selected promising Middletown, N.J. product James van Riemsdyk with the second overall pick...

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  23. Report: Philadelphia Flyers Close to a Deal With Nik Zherdev

    According to Dmitry Chesnokov, reports in Russia indicate that the Philadelphia Flyers have signed free agent right winger Nikolai Zherdev to a contract, but the financial terms have yet to be released...

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  24. Philadelphia Flyers Acquire Andrej Meszaros, Re-Sign Braydon Coburn

    Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren didn't waste anytime on Canada Day in upgrading the defense. The Flyers traded a 2012 second round pick to the Tampa Bay Lightning to acquire ...

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  25. 2010 Philadelphia Flyers Free Agent Frenzy Preview

    Coming into this past weekend's NHL Entry Draft, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren was hoping to come home from Los Angeles with his starting goalkeeper for the next couple years...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about 4 years ago 2,526 reads 8 comments