1. The End of an Era: Jeremy Roenick Expected To Annouce Retirement

    Several reports indicate that former Philadelphia Flyer Jeremy Roenick is expected to announce his retirement on Thursday. Roenick, who has played 20 seasons in the NHL, spent his last two seasons with the San Jose Sharks...

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  2. Flyers Officially Sign Ole-Kristian Tollefsen To a One-Year Deal

    The Philadelphia Flyers bolstered their defense with another addition on Thursday, as they signed unrestricted free agent Ole-Kristian Tollefsen to a one-year contract worth $600,000...

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  3. Philadelphia Phillies Acquire Cy Young Winner Cliff Lee

    Philadelphia fans wanted Roy Halladay. I wanted Roy Halladay. Some have said they don't care what it took to get him. It had to be done. It became an obsession. It became so big that if it didn't happen, Ruben Amaro Jr...

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  4. Philadelphia Flyers to Sign Ole-Kristian Tollefsen Pending Physical

    According to Anthony SanFilippo, the Philadelphia Flyers will sign free agent defenceman Ole-Kristian Tollefsen pending a physical he will take on Sunday...

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  5. Philadelphia Flyers Ink Marc-Andre Bourdon to Entry-Level Contract

    The Flyers have signed defenseman Marc-Andre Bourdon to a three-year entry-level contract on Friday, the terms of the contract were undisclosed as per team policy. However, according to CapGeek...

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  6. Should the Philadelphia Phillies Sell the Farm To Acquire Roy Halladay?

    Last year, the Phillies were one of the top suitors for C.C. Sabathia. All the fans were saying that he was the missing piece to the puzzle. Rightfully so, he was the best pitcher available at the time...

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  7. Philadelphia Flyers Add Potential Final Touches to Next Season's Roster

    After the Philadelphia Flyers re-signed defenceman Chris Pronger to a seven-year extension, it was clear they were still in need of another forward to fill out next season's roster...

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  8. Philadelphia Flyers Schedule Released; Open Season in Carolina

    The National Hockey League released its 2009-10 season schedule on Wednesday afternoon while also making it official that the Philadelphia Flyers will take part in the 2010 NHL Winter Classic...

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  9. Antero Niittymaki Stays in NHL, Signs with Tampa Bay

    The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed former Flyers goalie Antero Niittymaki according to a team's press release issued today just a day after it was reported by several media outlets that he was headed to Russia...

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  10. Conflicting Reports Say Phillies Sign Pedro Martinez, GM Says "No"

    According to Candela Deportiva, the Philadelphia Phillies have signed free agent pitcher Pedro Martinez to a one-year contract worth $4 million. The 37-year-old, right-handed throwing hurler threw for the Phillies in the Domincan Republic this week...

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  11. Philadelphia Phillies: Raul Ibanez on Track to Return This Weekend

    According to several reports, Phillies left fielder Raul Ibanez is on track to return to the lineup this weekend after missing 19 games with a groin injury. Ibanez, 37, is hitting .312 with 22 home runs and 58 RBI in 62 games this season with his new club

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  12. UPDATE: Antero Niittymaki May Go To Tampa Bay, Instead Of Russia

    Oh how ironic. Antero Niittymaki signed preliminary contract with Atlant Moscow Oblast of the Kotinental Hockey League (KHL), the team that new Flyers netminder Ray Emery played on last season...

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  13. Roy Halladay: Philadelphia Phillies Must, Not Should, Acquire The Ace

    Ken Rosenthal first reported yesterday that the Toronto Blue Jays will listen to offers about their stud ace, Roy Halladay, speculation started to fly around the sports world as if Brett Favre was considering a comeback...

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  14. The Top 10 Young Players To Watch For This Upcoming Season

    I'm going to make a list of 10 players that either are rookies, second year players or players that played in games last season but didn't qualify as rookies (in other words, didn't play enough games)...

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  15. Chris Pronger Signs Seven-Year Contract Extension With Philadelphia Flyers

    According to Sportsnet.ca, the Philadelphia Flyers signed defenseman Chris Pronger to a seven-year contract extension worth $35 million. The deal includes a no-movement clause...

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  16. What Jonas Gustavsson to the Leafs Means to Martin Biron

    Sportsnet.ca reported earlier this morning that the Toronto Maple Leafs signed Swedish goaltender Jonas Gustavsson to a one-year contract to backup goalie Vesa Toskala. "The Monster" will make $900,000 in his first season in the NHL...

    Bleacher Report Written by Bleacher Report about over 5 years ago 1,441 reads 9 comments

  17. Goalies Martin Biron and Antero Niittymaki Still in Search of New Home

    With the Philadelphia Flyers deciding to completely revamp their goaltender situation, goalies Martin Biron and Antero Niittymaki became unrestricted free agents on Wednesday...

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  18. San Jose Sharks Re-Sign Ryane Clowe to Three-Year Deal

    TSN's Darren Dreger reported a few days ago that the San Jose Sharks were shopping restricted free agent Ryane Clowe, testing the market for the 26-year-old forward that can play both wings...

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  19. Mike Knuble Leaves For Washington; Boucher and Laperriere to Flyers

    Mike Knuble signed a two-year contract with the Washington Capitals worth $2.8 million per season, opting not to resign with the Philadelphia Flyers. The Flyers wanted him back and he wanted to come back, but the two couldn't reach an agreement...

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  20. To Be or Not to Be: Dany Heatley to the Edmonton Oilers?

    The Dany Heatley sweepstakes just got a little interesting. Reports first surfaced that the Ottawa Senators have traded the disgruntled Heatley to the Edmonton Oilers for Andrew Cogliano, Dustin ...

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  21. Pronger's Price was Worth Paying for Flyers; Boucher to Backup Emery?

    It's been four days since the Philadelphia Flyers acquired defenceman Chris Pronger in what was the biggest splash at the NHL draft. While I'm a little late on writing this, the reaction by a good amount of the fan base has been atrocious...

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  22. Philadelphia Flyers: Is Tomas Kaberle Plan B?

    TSN.ca is reporting that the Toronto Maple Leafs have received a significant offer for defenseman Tomas Kaberle, and it's believed that they are also one of the teams in the hunt for Florida's Jay Bouwmeester...

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  23. And Your Frank J. Selke Trophy Winner is Pavel Datsyuk

    Philadelphia Flyers center Mike Richards deserved the Frank J. Selke Award, which is awarded to the forward that excels in the defensive aspects of the game. He deserved it, but he didn't get it...

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  24. Jay Bouwmeester To The Philadelphia Flyers? It's Not That Farfetched

    It's no secret that the Philadelphia Flyers love soon-to-be unrestricted free agent Jay Bouwmeester, it also isn't a secret that they went after him at the NHL Trade Deadline in March, but they came up empty then...

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  25. Donte Stallworth: Another Example of an Athlete Getting Off Easy

    What has become of today's society? Today, athletes and celebrities get away with just about anything while the average American can't get away for a simple traffic ticket...

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