1. Flyers-Leafs: Martin Biron, Mike Richards Help Philly Continue Home Dominance

    Entering their game against the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night, the Philadelphia Flyers were 11-0-2 in their last 13 games in the Wachovia Center.When the clock read 0:00, their record extended...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 38 reads 0 comments

  2. Philadephia Flyers Beat Minnesota Wild at Home, Sweet Home

    Sole possession of first place in the Atlantic Division belongs to the warriors in orange and black. The Philadelphia Flyers had their first home game last night in over two weeks and made it looked like they had been waiting six months for it...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 61 reads 0 comments

  3. Cole Hamels: Legend in Waiting

    As much as I pleaded for the Phillies to finally make a statement and sign Ryan Howard to a mega-deal, I want them to do so only after they pay their best pitcher since Hall-of-Fame left-hander Steve Carlton...

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  4. Flyers Lose in Shootout To Caps in Road Trip Finale

    Last night the Flyers played perhaps their most resilient and best game of the season. The score did not indicate how well the Flyers played against the Washington Capitals...

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  5. Making The Case For Ryan Howard, Why He Deserves The Long-Term

    The Philadelphia will most likely be headed to arbitration hearing regarding their superstar World Series champion first basemen Ryan Howard. This is something that the Phillies nor Howard want to experience every year until 2011...

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  6. Phillies' Romero Suspended 50 Games, Wonders Why

    The following article is by Peter Gammons of ESPN. It was broke at about 10 of 10:00pm tonight. I don't know any other information yet as im still trying to dig this up...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 40 reads 3 comments

  7. Phillies Realize The Task at Hand For 2009

    I'm writing this just as I am just finding out that Pat Burrell's nine-year career in Philadelphia is officially over, as he tentatively signed a two-year, $16 million deal with Tampa Bay...

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  8. Philadephia Flyers Injury Updates: Joffrey Lupul Out Two Weeks Minimum

    The Flyers injury bug continues to spread and is now really hitting them hard. Today, GM Paul Holmgren updated the team's bruised lineup with even more bad news. "Joffrey Lupul has an abdominal pull, so he is probably out for at least 14 days...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 154 reads 3 comments

  9. Road Trip Part 4-5: Flyers Gain First Place with Shootout Loss to Kings

    Its almost over. The end is near for the Flyers and this dreaded road trip. Friday night, the Flyers won a hard fought rough game against the Ducks in the shootout...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 39 reads 0 comments

  10. Road Trip Part 3: Flyers Get By Vancouver, Lose Gagne

    The Flyers came into last nights game against Vancouver with the a 9-0-4 record in the last 13 games. That's the best record in the NHL for a team in an opponents arena...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 91 reads 3 comments

  11. Simon Gagne Has Shoulder Strain Out A Week, Now Breathe

    Not even a minute into the game and the Flyers are down a forward. Simon Gagne left the game about 15 seconds into the first period after being checked form behind by Canucks defenseman Kevin Bieksa...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 67 reads 0 comments

  12. Flyers Road Trip Part 1-2: Speared by Hawks, Stung in Columbus

    When the Flyers looked at their schedule that awaited them following the Christmas break, they knew what to expect. This time around, the normally long road trip consisted of six games...

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  13. Philadelphia Flyers: Heading Into Break Merry

    In a game where the Flyers were supposed to win, they took care of business and beat the Ottawa Senators 6-4 in front of a sold-out Wachovia Center. The Flyers head into Christmas with a 15-2-4 record in their last 17 games, which is tops in the NHL...

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  14. Philadelphia Flyers Beat Ottawa Sens, Move Within Two of Rangers

    Flyers vs. Senators LIVE! From the Wachovia Center, Philadelphia, PA. Game Notes: Tonight is the 34th game of the year and 19th game at home for the Flyers, who are 11-4-3 at the Wachovia Center...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 33 reads 0 comments

  15. Upshall Out 10-14 Days, Carter Honored by League

    Scottie Upshall left yesterday's game after the second period and nobody had a clue as to what happened. Today GM Paul Holmgren let out the bad news on his winger. Upshall will miss 10-14 days minimum with a right-knee sprain...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 104 reads 2 comments

  16. Flyers-Caps: Massacre on Broad St.

    The Philadelphia Flyers can be compared to the World Champion Phillies on one aspect: They never get too high, and never get too low. The Flyers went into Montreal this past Thurs and got destroyed and out-played by the Montreal Canadians, losing 5-2...

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  17. Flyers-Habs: Philadelphia Loses In Sloppy Game, Ends Five-Game Win Streak

    Tonight is the 31st game of the year and 14th game on the road for the Flyers, who are 7-3-3 away from the Wachovia Center...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 72 reads 1 comments

  18. Flyers-Avalance: Pucks Continue to Bounce Flyers' Way, Win Fifth Straight

    If anybody has any questions about my headline and what it states, go watch any highlight of last nights Flyers game and take a look at Mike Richards' goal...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 84 reads 10 comments

  19. Flyers-Avalanche: Mike Richards Leads Way as Philadelphia Gets Revenge

    Game Notes Randy Jones, who was cleared to play, was sent down to the Phantoms for a rehab start. The team doesn’t know if Jones will play against the Canadiens...

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  20. Philadelphia Flyers Realize Its Only December: Maybe I Should Too

    Sure the Flyers are one of the hottest teams in the NHL right now, but that doesn't mean it's time to sit around and wait for success to fall into our lap...

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  21. Flyers-Penguins: Flyers Dominate and Show They're among Elite

    Finally! Finally I can sit here and say that the Flyers completely destroyed the Penguins in all facets of the game today. The Flyers won an easy one today, 6-3, at the Wachovia Center, and claimed second place in the Atlantic Division with 38 points...

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  22. Matt Carle Back to the Flyers Tomorrow

    Carle ready? Flyers defenseman Matt Carle took part in the team skate today, and declared himself "90 percent" sure he will lace up his skates for Saturday's game...

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  23. Flyers-Hurricanes: Philadelphia Wins in Epic Fashion

    This game was one for the ages. If there is anyone who is reading that went to the game last night and left in the second period, shame on you. What this game proved last night was how much character this team has...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 59 reads 2 comments

  24. Flyers-Hurricanes: Philadelphia Defeats Carolina in Historic Comeback

    Flyers vs. Hurricanes-December 11, 2008- Phila, PA-Wachovia Center Game Notes: Tonight is the 28th game of the year and 15th game at home for the Flyers, who are 7-4-3 at the Wachovia Center...

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  25. Referees vs. Philadelphia Flyers? I'm Tired of Agendas

    I'm sitting up in the press box right now and watching a how referees can completely destroy and blow a game. And, in my opinion, it's always against the Flyers...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 54 reads 8 comments