1. Philadelphia Flyers Thriving Since Players' Meeting In Colorado

    When the Flyers were at their lowest stage of the season fans thought this could very well be a season like '05-'06, where the team was the worst franchise in hockey. The players themselves weren't too sure about themselves either...

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  2. Philadelphia Flyers Beat Isles With Cote's Gritty Play

    Flyers' fans should know that their team is in good hands after last night's game. Why you might ask? Because the Flyers got two goals from their fourth line...

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  3. Philadelphia Flyers GM Paul Holmgren Inquiring about Mats Sundin

    During the first intermission of tonight's game, a bunch of the media caught up with Flyers GM Paul Holmgren about the possibility of free-agent Mats Sundin putting on the orange and black sweater...

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  4. Philadelphia Flyers: Rumors, Scares, and More

    The one thing you can always count on in Philadelphia are the rumor mills. Most of the time they are incorrect, but also fun to keep track of...

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  5. Flyers Win With Carter's Overtime Blast

    Flyers vs. Hurricanes- December 6, 2008-Raleigh, NC. Notes: The Flyers are coming into the game at 12-7-6 and 7-1-2 in their last 10. The Canes' are 12-12-2 and are 4-6 in their last 10...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 43 reads 1 comments

  6. Gagne: I Feel Fine, Ready To Play Tomorrow

    The one word Philadelphia Flyers fans don't want to hear is: concussion. This word has rang drastically true for this organization over the years...

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  7. Flyers-Devils: Philadelphia Loses Game and Gagne

    BREAKING NEWS- Before you read game summary below. SIMON GAGNE did not return to the bench for the start of the third period. GM Paul Holmgren spoke about his wingers status...

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  8. Danny Briere Out 4-5 Weeks, Money Added to Cap, More Notes

    I don't see this as much as a problem that some might think. Yes he is one of the Flyers' top forwards, and yes he is being paid a lot of money. But, if you look at the Flyers' records with and without Briere they are astounding...

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  9. Mike Richards' OT Cannon Saves Philadelphia Flyers, Hartnell

    Nobody in the Wachovia Center knew what Scott Hartnell was thinking, including the players on his own team. Lucky for Hartnell, he has a couple guardians named Martin Biron and Mike Richards...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 186 reads 2 comments

  10. Philadelphia Flyers Face Tough Decisions

    Coach John Stevens and GM Paul Holmgren have some decisions to make—very important ones, to say the least. These decisions could affect the rest of the season as far as the Flyers are concerned...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 244 reads 1 comments

  11. Philadelphia Flyers - Carolina Canes Summary: Black Friday Turns Into OT Loss

    Flyers (11-6-1) vs. Hurricanes (11-10-2)- November 28, 2008-Wachovia Center Notes: The Flyers today on a beautiful black Friday are wearing their new retro alternate jerseys. The Flyers are 5-4-1 at the Wachovia Center...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 75 reads 0 comments

  12. Simon Gagne Propels Philadelphia Flyers to Sixth Straight Win

    Simon Gagne continued his comeback trail of domination last night with three more points (2 goals, 1 assist), and helped the Flyers win their sixth straight game...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 138 reads 0 comments

  13. Flyers Wash Canes', Win Sixth Straight, Game Summary

    Flyers vs Hurricanes Game Summary: Goaltenders: PHI- Niittymaki CAR: Ward Puck Drop: 7:08 1st Period: Penalty: PHI- Gratton-(5:00)-Fighting, 2:02. CAR-Brookbank-(5:00)-Fighting, 2:02...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 74 reads 0 comments

  14. Flyers-Stars: Mike Knuble Stays Hot, Flyers Practice Notes

    It looks as if Mike Knuble is like a fine wine—he seems to be getting better with age. Knuble netted two goals last night—his ninth and tenth—including the game ...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 164 reads 0 comments

  15. Daniel Briere Out Tonight, Possibly All Week

    Daniel Briere will once again be sidelined for another game. The Flyers play tonight against the Dallas Stars at the Wachovia center at 7:00. Briere spoke about the progress of his injured groin...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 263 reads 0 comments

  16. Philadelphia Flyers Sweep Weekend and Win Fourth Straight

    If it wasn't clear enough for you before, it should be now, the Flyers are back. And to take their tag-line from last year, they are back with a vengeance...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 141 reads 2 comments

  17. Kalinski Joins Flyers, Briere Out for the Weekend

    When the puck drops tonight against the Sabres, John Kalinski will become the sixth player to make his NHL debut for the Flyers this season. Kalinski, 21, will join the list of Luca Sbisa, Darroll Powe, Andreas Nodl, Jared Ross, and Nate Raduns...

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  18. Philadelphia Flyers Begin Preparing For Weekend Stretch

    The Flyers were on the ice yesterday for the first time since Sunday for practice. Coach John Stevens had a lengthy and rough practice for the guys. At the end of practice, they did hard skating, or "bag skating" if you know a little bit about hockey...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 112 reads 0 comments

  19. Simon Gagne Responds to Hit by Alexei Kovalev

    The Flyers beat the Atlanta Thrashers 4-3 last night in a whirlwind game. Yes, Antero Niittymaki added to his career undefeated record against this squad to 11-0, but in all honesty the real ...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 261 reads 4 comments

  20. Flyers-Thrashers: Flyers Win in Third Period

    Third Period The Flyers start the third with a PP. Goal-ATL-Little (9), Unassisted, 35 seconds in. Penalty-Flyers-Kukkonen-2:00-Roughing, 10:00. Penalty-ATL-Slater-2:00-Cross-Checking, 10:00...

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  21. Flyers Vs. Thrashers Game Update, Second Period Ended

    Second Period: Goal-ATL-Christianson (1), Assists Kovalchuk (9), and Exelby (2), 5:45. Penalty-ATL- 48-Valabik-2:00- Tripping, 9:59. Goal-Flyers- Timonen (2) (PP), Assists: Gagne (11), Knuble (6), 11:27...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 5 years ago 62 reads 0 comments

  22. Flyers-Thrashers Game Updates: First Period

    Flyers (6-6-4) vs. Thrashers (7-7-2) Nov. 16, 2008 Wachovia Center Puck Drop: 7:06 The Flyers announced before the game that on Tuesday November 16, they will unveil their new retro orange jersey...

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  23. Flyers-Canadiens: Flyers Dominate Habs, Martin Biron Close to Perfect

    Yes, the score was only 2-1 resulting in a Flyers win, but the Flyers dominated the Canadiens last night in all facets of the game. The Flyers came out firing in the first period...

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  24. Q & A with Keith Jones

    First off, I want to thank Jonesy for taking time out of his hectic schedule to sit down with me, so thanks a lot Keith. I wish I could have taken video of the interview because of how funny he is...

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  25. Melrose Out, Tocchet In

    The Tampa Bay Lightning have fired Barry Melrose after just 16 games in his return behind the bench, and associate coach Rick Tocchet will take over as interim head coach...

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