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Hakstol flew to Europe for dinner with Voracek

Thursday, July 30, 2015, 10:37 PM
New Flyers coach Dave Hakstol has been making his rounds, trying to get to know his new team ever since taking his first professional coaching job. The former University of North Dakota coach has spoken to a lot of players this offseason, some of them he met in person, some he spoke to on the phone... Read more

Hextall: No push to sign Schenn

Thursday, July 30, 2015, 10:57 PM
Once the Flyers locked up 22-year-old center Sean Couturier on Tuesday, all eyes turned to Jakub Voracek and Brayden Schenn as general manager Ron Hextall moved into the next phase of his offseason plan. Voracek got his extension Thursday afternoon, signing the richest deal of the summer. Is Schenn... Read more

Flyers reach deal with Jakub Voracek

Thursday, July 30, 2015, 6:04 PM
JAKUB VORACEK missed a few putts toward the end of his golf round yesterday afternoon. It wasn't because of the sweltering heat index or a late-afternoon thunderstorm. It was because of excitement. He'd just agreed to the richest free-agent contract of the summer. General manager Ron Hextall, fresh... Read more

Flyers sign Sean Couturier to multi-year contract extension

Tuesday, July 28, 2015, 4:52 PM
SEAN COUTURIER stepped onto the ice last night for an offseason workout in Drummondville, Quebec - where he played his junior hockey - and did so knowing he had some newfound security in his life. The Flyers' first-round pick in the 2011 draft, chosen eighth overall, was entering the final year of... Read more

Flyers agree to deal with Del Zotto

Thursday, July 16, 2015, 4:38 PM
IT TURNS out an arbitration hearing won't be necessary after all when it comes to Michael Del Zotto and the Flyers. Just five days before the 25-year-old defenseman was scheduled to have his salary-arbitration hearing, the two parties agreed on a reported two-year contract worth $7.75 million, $3... Read more

Flyers, Travis Konecny agree to deal

Thursday, July 16, 2015, 12:52 PM
The Flyers have now reached contracts with each of their first round picks from last month’s draft. That became official Thursday morning, when the team announced it had reached a 3-year entry level contract with 24th overall pick Travis Konecny. Terms for the deal were not yet available. Seventh... Read more

Flyers name Scott Gordon as head coach of Lehigh Valley Phantoms

Monday, July 13, 2015, 10:44 AM
WHEN RON Hextall met with reporters during last week’s prospect development camp, the Flyers general manager said the team wasn’t all that close in naming a new Phantoms coach. Turns out he was pretty close after all. The Flyers announced Monday morning that Scott Gordon has been named... Read more

Flyers sign right winger Aaron Palushaj

Thursday, May 21, 2015, 11:37 AM
THE FLYERS signed free-agent right wing Aaron Palushaj to a one-year deal yesterday, with the hope that he can parlay a successful season in the world's second-best league into to a full-time NHL depth position. According to a source, Palushaj's deal is a two-way (NHL/AHL) contract that will pay him... Read more

Flyers sign Russian defenseman Medvedev

Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 12:54 PM
After yet another World Championship, the Flyers seem to have found an international addition to their roster. The Flyers signed Russian defenseman Yevgeni Medvedev to a one-year deal on Wednesday, already upping their total number of defensemen to eight for the upcoming season - not including restricted... Read more

Flyers hire Dave Hakstol as head coach

Monday, May 18, 2015, 9:34 AM
In a move that shocked the hockey world, the Flyers announced Dave Hakstol was hired on Monday to be the 19th head coach in team history, ending a 31-day coaching search after Craig Berube was fired in April. Hakstol, 46, spent the last 11 seasons as head coach at the University of North Dakota. While... Read more
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