1. Flyers belive visit with Lord Stanley is near

    Stanley Cup or bust. That is what every player I spoke to said when asked about last years production and what to expect this year...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 6 years ago 117 reads 2 comments

  2. Philadelphia Flyers Live First Scrimmage Report

    Scrimmage: 10 a.m. Team Snider vs. Team Barber Team Snider were in the black jerseys with the likes of captain Mike Richards, Danny Briere, and Simon Gagne, obviously to get work as the first unit...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 6 years ago 429 reads 2 comments

  3. Captain Flyer

    The Flyers named Mike Richards their 17th captain today in a move that the Flyers needed to get done before training camp this Sat. GM Paul Holmgren has also named Winger Simon Gagne and Defensmen Kimmo Timonen the alternate captains...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 6 years ago 256 reads 0 comments

  4. Richards' Time Has 'C'ome

    Philadelphia Flyers and GM Paul Holmgren have named Mike Richards the 17th Captain in the teams history. Richards the 23-year old Center beat out the two other candidates to be given this honor...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 6 years ago 150 reads 0 comments

  5. Antero Niittymaki out Four to Six Weeks after Hip Surgery

    There is some bad news coming out of opening day of rookie camp here at the Flyers' Skate Zone in Voorhees, NJ. Backup goaltender Antero Niittymaki will miss four to six weeks after having hip surgery...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 6 years ago 298 reads 0 comments

  6. Legion of Doom Resurrection

    Yes if your wondering about the headline, it sounds too good to be true right? Well how sweet it is, or could be. The Flyers first line going into October 11 against the Rangers will be look like this, Richards to man the center pos...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 6 years ago 233 reads 4 comments

  7. Simon Gagne Could Be the Difference

    All of the experts around hockey have been putting the Flyers aside from the top echelon of teams because of their low-key offseason...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 6 years ago 365 reads 3 comments

  8. The Spectrum to go down next summer

    The only arena that Philadelphia has seen championships in will be knocked down next summer. The Philadelphia Spectrum which held the Championship teams of the `73-`74 Flyers and the `74-`75 ...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 6 years ago 324 reads 0 comments

  9. Philadelphia Flyers Finally Sign Jeff Carter

    Today the Philadelphia Flyers finally signed their main priority. Jeff Carter signed a new 3 year $15 million dollar deal. In 82 games last season, Carter had 29 goals and 24 assists for 53 points...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 6 years ago 316 reads 0 comments

  10. Flyers trade Umberger to Jackets

    BREAKING NEWS: PHILADELPHIA FLYERS HAVE TRADED R.J. UMBERGER TO THE COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS FOR THE 19TH PICK IN THE 1ST ROUND, AND A 3RD ROUND PICK!...more to come soon...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 6 years ago 142 reads 0 comments

  11. Vaclav Prospal Dealt to Tampa Bay Lightning

    The Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired the rights to forward Vaclav Prospal in exchange for Nashville’s seventh-round pick (previously acquired), 196 thoverall, in this weekend’s NHL ...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 6 years ago 363 reads 1 comments

  12. Flyers Need Help on the Blue Line

    When we all look back at the Philadelphia Flyers this past season there was one need that they had, defense. Sure we had the all-star shutdown player in Kimmo Timonen and the power shooting Braydon Coburn...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 6 years ago 611 reads 3 comments

  13. Coming in September, Live Practice Reports

    Starting in September, I will be writing daily reports from the Philadelphia Flyers practices, and getting quotes afterwards...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 6 years ago 148 reads 1 comments

  14. Flyers Show There's Still Hope

    It was a warm and rowdy night at the Wachovia Center tonight as 21,000 excited Flyers fans screamed their way into their seats...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about over 6 years ago 441 reads 0 comments

  15. Can the Phillies Staff Get It Done?

    As Spring training approaches this week for most teams, I’m still oh so worried about the starting rotation of the Philadelphia Phillies...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 7 years ago 346 reads 0 comments

  16. Philadelphia Flyers: Forsberg will Only Provide Headache

    After the Flyers practiced in Voorhees, NJ today the locker was very busy. Other than the announcement that Joffrey Lupul will probably play tomorrow night, the same old drum was beating...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 7 years ago 370 reads 0 comments

  17. Why Peter Forsberg is Just What the Flyers Need

    As a Flyers season ticket holder, I am excited about the possibility of Peter "the Great" returning to the orange and black...

    Chris DiFrancesco Written by Chris DiFrancesco about almost 7 years ago 970 reads 1 comments