Friday, February 27, 2015

Flyers chat with Frank Seravalli

Thursday, February 26, 2015, 12:41 AM
Join the Daily News' Frank Seravalli as he takes your Flyers questions in a live chat, starting at 10 a.m. Read more

Why is Zac Rinaldo still in the Flyers' lineup?

Tuesday, February 24, 2015, 5:11 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. — Two years ago, then-Toronto Maple Leafs general manager Brian Burke grabbed headlines at a sports analytics conference when he said: “Statistics are like a lamppost to a drunk: Useful for support, but not for illumination.” Burke, 59, knows the numbers, but is historically... Read more

Andrew MacDonald's awkward spot with Flyers

Thursday, February 19, 2015, 1:36 PM
Andrew MacDonald will be a healthy scratch for the third consecutive game on Thursday night against the Sabres. This is the fourth game in a row he’ll be out of the lineup, sitting one out to attend his grandmother’s funeral in Nova Scotia, which raises more than a few eyebrows. “There’s... Read more

Flyers re-sign defenseman Nick Schultz for two years

Wednesday, February 18, 2015, 4:07 PM
The Flyers signed defenseman Nick Schultz to a two-year contract extension on Wednesday. Schultz, 32, will earn $4.5 million over the length of the deal, according to sources. His salary cap hit will be $2.25 million. The Flyers have been working to re-sign Schultz for nearly three weeks now. He... Read more

Flyers' Scott Laughton demoted to AHL

Saturday, February 14, 2015, 4:53 PM
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Flyers sent forward Scott Laughton back to the AHL on Saturday, a somewhat surprising move considering the rookie looked like he was going to stick with the team for the remainder of the season. Laughton, 20, will report to Lehigh Valley. He had been with the Flyers continuously... Read more

Will Kimmo Timonen play enough to be seen by scouts?

Thursday, February 12, 2015, 3:12 PM
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Flyers general manager Ron Hextall gave a bevy of injury updates on his players in a conference call on Thursday afternoon. Here’s a rundown: > Defenseman Kimmo Timonen skated again by himself on Thursday in South Jersey. The next step is for Timonen to participate... Read more

Flyers' Mason out 2-3 weeks

Tuesday, February 10, 2015, 2:04 PM
MONTRÉAL — Flyers goaltender Steve Mason will miss approximately 2-3 weeks with his latest right knee injury. General manager Ron Hextall released a brief statement on Tuesday with those details, though referring to it only as a “lower-body” injury. Mason, 26, left Sunday’s... Read more

Michael Raffl's long, lingering illness

Monday, February 9, 2015, 8:22 PM
MONTRÉAL — Three players on the Minnesota Wild were diagnosed with the mumps earlier this season, and their combined five games missed due to the illness are fewer than what Michael Raffl has already sat out for the Flyers. Raffl, 26, will miss his fifth consecutive game Tuesday night... Read more

Steve Mason won't travel with Flyers

Sunday, February 8, 2015, 4:43 PM
WASHINGTON — Flyers goaltender Steve Mason abruptly left Sunday's matinee against the Capitals with an injury and will not accompany the team to Montreal. Mason, 26, hobbled to the bench as Washington was about to begin its fourth power play of the day. He was pitching a shutout, just over halfway... Read more

Former Flyers president Peter Luukko joining Florida Panthers

Thursday, February 5, 2015, 1:02 PM
Former Flyers president Peter Luukko, who abruptly resigned 14 months ago, is moving south to join the NHL’s Florida Panthers as an executive chairman, the Daily News has learned. An official announcement is expected to come on Friday, according to the Miami Herald. Seeking an executive with... Read more
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