Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Mason out; Gagner and Gudas in

Monday, October 12, 2015, 10:41 AM
When the Flyers came out for Monday's morning skate, two goalies were among the first on the ice. Neither was starting goalie Steve Mason. One was backup goalie Michael Neuvirth. The other, Aramark employee Justin Musciano. Mason, shelled for four goals in less than seven minutes in Saturday's loss... Read more

Flyers hold players-only meeting after blowout loss

Saturday, October 10, 2015, 11:07 PM
SUNRISE, Fla. -- It was only Game 2 of 82, but the doors to the Flyers’ locker room remained closed a little longer than usual after Saturday night's game, following the 7-1 embarrassing loss to the Florida Panthers. Coach Dave Hakstol wasn’t in the dressing room, it was just the players... Read more

Hextall talks Richards issue

Saturday, October 10, 2015, 7:05 PM
SUNRISE, Fla. -- Ron Hextall was an executive in Los Angeles when Kings general manager Dean Lombardi executed a trade with Philadelphia to acquire then-Flyers captain, Mike Richards. The downfall of Mike Richards has been widely-publicized and culminated with an agreement Friday that the Kings and... Read more

New OT format provides 'lunacy'

Friday, October 9, 2015, 1:55 AM
TAMPA, Fla.-- The first ever 3-on-3 overtime in NHL history provided the league with exactly what it was looking for when its Board of Governors opted to switch to the new format. It resulted in a winner long before a shootout came into question and provided ample entertainment for the crowd at Amalie... Read more

A different kind of opener for Laughton

Thursday, October 8, 2015, 1:04 PM
TAMPA, Fla.— Scott Laughton was 18 the last time he played in an NHL regular-season opener. But there aren’t any parallels between Jan. 19, 2013 and tonight. Not even close. His role is different. The circumstances are different. That was after a four-day training camp after the NHL’s... Read more

Flyers chat with Jeff Neiburg

Thursday, October 8, 2015, 12:21 AM
Join the Daily News' Jeff Neiburg for a Flyers chat, starting at 2 p.m. Read more

MacDonald clears; Flyers set roster

Tuesday, October 6, 2015, 1:00 PM
As expected, Andrew MacDonald cleared waivers today and the Flyers announced his loaning to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms of the American Hockey League. With a $5 million cap hit and five years (including this year) remaining on his deal, MacDonald getting claimed was a highly-unlikely scenario. The... Read more

Flyers lose Porter in waivers

Thursday, October 1, 2015, 12:28 PM
The Flyers lost a little bit of organizational depth Thursday afternoon when one of the two players they put on waivers yesterday failed to clear. Chris Porter, who scored two goals in three preseason games, was claimed off of waivers by the Minnesota Wild. Colin McDonald, who the Flyers also waived... Read more

Brayden Schenn focusing on what he can control

Friday, September 25, 2015, 11:20 AM
BRAYDEN SCHENN learned at a young age the business side of the National Hockey League. At the age of 19, Schenn - who was regarded as the best prospect not yet in the NHL - was the key piece sent to Philadelphia in exchange for Mike Richards. Wayne Simmonds was dealt, too, but Schenn was the primary... Read more

Luke Schenn, Flyers affected by Francis

Thursday, September 24, 2015, 1:46 PM
BY NOW, Luke Schenn has been in Philadelphia long enough to make some connections in town. He can probably get a dinner reservation somewhere or see a Phillies game if he wants to, he said. But the Bishop of Rome in the city this weekend? “Not to see the Pope,” Schenn said after practice... Read more
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