1. Flyers-Penguins: Flyers Show They Can Hang with the Pens

    It's amazing what a timeout and a lot of swearing can do for a team down 3-0 in the second period. I'm referring to Coach John Stevens' 30-second rant to his players last night that seemed to be the turning point for this team...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 6 years ago 163 reads 12 comments

  2. Keith Jones Interview Tomorrow

    Tomorrow I will having an interview with former Capital, Avalanche, and Flyer Keith Jones. Jonesy, who is always a great conversation is a former NHLer who now is the TV color guy ...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 6 years ago 167 reads 1 comments

  3. Stevens' New Policy, Hartnell Sends Message, Briere Out 5-7 Days

    Last season, when the Flyers were a struggling team fighting to make the playoffs Coach John Stevens changed the players locker rooms around. Long story short, Flyers go on to make the Eastern Conf...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 6 years ago 77 reads 0 comments

  4. Briere Leaves Game, Hartnell Benched in Flyers Win

    Just wanted to write quickly to all about some news that was just brought my attention. Danny Briere who left today's game with a lower body injury after scoring the first goal of the game seems to be fine...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 6 years ago 75 reads 0 comments

  5. NHL Growing Rapidly, Richards is Third Top Selling Jersey

    NHL Continues Corporate Marketing Growth The League continued to add to its roster of blue chip corporate marketing partners by forging deals in key categories such as automotive (Honda), financial services (Visa), and technology (Cisco)...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 6 years ago 546 reads 3 comments

  6. Lightning-Flyers: Briere Return Spoiled, Woes Continue

    Sloppy hockey. Sloppy, sloppy, and once again sloppy hockey. That's what was on display last night in South Philadelphia as the Flyers dropped their third straight. The Flyers' play last night puzzled me...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 6 years ago 166 reads 0 comments

  7. Matt Carle Traded to Flyers, Briere To Play Tomorrow

    The Philadelphia Flyers announced that they have acquired 6’0”, 205-pound defenseman Matt Carle and the San Jose Sharks’ third round pick in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft from the ...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 6 years ago 278 reads 0 comments

  8. Maybe Shanahan Is The Answer, According to Timonen

    It seems as if the Flyers might actually need a little help either from Brendan Shanahan or somebody else. Obviously, Shanahan is the guy everyone is talking about...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 6 years ago 58 reads 0 comments

  9. Flyers Need Committment Not Shanahan

    If you ask any Flyers player right now what they need to win hockey games, almost all will say commitment on defense, not Brendan Shanahan...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 6 years ago 76 reads 0 comments

  10. Brendan Shanahan Doing Some Talking with Flyers

    With the Flyers on the brink of the NHL's cap, which is $56.7 million, they have come in contact with free agent future Hall of Famer Brendan Shanahan...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 6 years ago 191 reads 2 comments

  11. City of Champions? Tug Is Watching

    Tonight after 3 and half innings, the Phillies and the city of Brotherly Love can be called something they haven't been in 25 years, CHAMPIONS! At 8:37 tonight Game 5 will continue, and the Phillies will start the game off with the bats in their hands..

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 6 years ago 24 reads 0 comments

  12. Flyers Winning in Desperation Mode

    Whether or not the players will ever talk about it, this weekend's back-to-back games against the Devils were desperation games, or must-win games, if that tickles your fancy...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 6 years ago 241 reads 0 comments

  13. Phillies Destiny Begins Tonight

    Tonight is the night, yes tonight. After a week on the back burner, our Philadelphia Phillies will play the Tampa Bay Rays in Game One of the World Series tonight at Tropicana Field...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 6 years ago 331 reads 1 comments

  14. Philadelphia Flyers Show Signs of Rebounding

    Last nights game against San Jose was a game that the Philadelphia Flyers had to show up to. They had to at least hang with the Sharks to prove that they were trying to fix things quickly...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about 6 years ago 373 reads 4 comments

  15. Philadelphia Flyers Ringing Alarms, Reaching Breaking Point

    It's scary to hear one of the top guys on the team basically tell the world that fingers are being pointed. Captain Mike Richards is saying he hasn't been a good enough leader right now for the team...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about 6 years ago 241 reads 4 comments

  16. Flyers Need Answers Quick

    The first four games of the season for the Flyers have been an utter disaster. It seems as if they are out of the game as soon as the initial face off occurs...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about 6 years ago 110 reads 0 comments

  17. Philadelphia Flyers Must Have Selective Memory

    If it weren’t for last season's 6-1 start, the Philadelphia Flyers would not have made the playoffs last year.Now the Flyers are 0-2...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about 6 years ago 268 reads 2 comments

  18. A Sitdown with Captain Flyer

    I finally had a chance to sit down with Philadelphia Flyers captain Mike Richards today, after the Flyers took the ice for the last full practice before their season opener tomorrow night in Philadelphia against the Rangers...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about 6 years ago 693 reads 2 comments

  19. Flyers Defensemen Depleting

    Today at the Flyers skate zone in Voorhees as writers we were there to get thoughts from the players on opening the season less than two days from now...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about 6 years ago 174 reads 0 comments

  20. Flyers' Parent Out 12-14 Weeks

    This was news that the Flyers did not want to hear a few days before the start of the season against the Rangers...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about 6 years ago 141 reads 0 comments

  21. Mike Richards Interview Postponed until Next Week

    I would like to deeply apologize to everyone who was looking forward to this interview this week. But due to schedule conflicts with the Flyers playing away games during the weekend ...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about 6 years ago 297 reads 2 comments

  22. Flyers Phenom Claude Giroux Disappoints, Sent to Phantoms

    All the talk of Claude Giroux coming into the season and possibly earning a spot on the top line has now died down. In case anyone does not know yet, the Flyers' young gun was sent down to the Phantoms Thursday...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about 6 years ago 535 reads 4 comments

  23. Philadelphia Flyers Close Out the Spectrum

    Today's preseason game for the Flyers at the Spectrum was special—this was the last NHL game played in the Wachovia Spectrum. The Flyers put on a great spectacle by honoring the former captains who accepted the offer to attend the festivities...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about 6 years ago 865 reads 2 comments

  24. Mike Richards Q&A Next Week

    Next Week I will be having a sit-down Q&A session with the Captain of The Philadelphia Flyers Mike Richards. If anybody wants to propose a question on the comments part if this article and ...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about 6 years ago 136 reads 0 comments

  25. Flyers=Leadership and Continuity Key

    When Mike Richards continually says that there is so much leadership in the Flyers locker room that him being a captain doesn't change much. He is right to an extent...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about 6 years ago 112 reads 0 comments