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Were Flyers banking on Mason for Game 2?

Saturday, April 19, 2014, 2:19 PM
NEW YORK -- When Steve Mason declared himself unfit to play for Game 2, he took any guesswork or intrigue out of the Flyers' lineup. He may, however, have given Flyers management at least a little bit of a surprise. Ray Emery will be the Flyers’ starting goaltender on Sunday for Game 2 at Madison... Read more

Video: Flyers falter late in Game 1

Friday, April 18, 2014, 5:41 AM
The Rangers scored three goals in the third period to beat the Flyers 4-1 in Game 1. The Daily News' Frank Seravalli & CineSport's Brian Clark recap the game and discuss Ray Emery's performance. Get the full Frequent Flyers experience at PhillyDailyNews.com. Read more

Mason missing at practice on Wednesday

Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 10:54 AM
UPDATE [12:00 p.m.]: The Flyers announced that Ray Emery will start Game 1 against the Rangers at Madison Square Garden on Thursday. From earlier: Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren said the team would know more about goaltender Steve Mason’s status on Wednesday. If practice is any indication... Read more

Flyers sign Gostisbehere to entry-level deal

Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 1:40 PM
With a national championship ring, a most outstanding player award and little left to accomplish at the collegiate level, the lure of the NHL was too much for Shayne Gostisbehere to ignore. Gostisbehere agreed to terms on a three-year, entry-level deal with the Flyers on Tuesday afternoon - just three... Read more

Flyers sign MacDonald to $30 million extension

Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 10:56 AM
In 19 games, the Flyers saw enough in defenseman Andrew MacDonald to know that they did not want to risk losing him to the open market on July 1. MacDonald and the Flyers agreed to a six-year, $30 million contract extension on Tuesday, tying him for the 21st-richest deal among defensemen in the NHL... Read more

Hartnell fined $5,000 by NHL

Monday, April 14, 2014, 12:09 PM
Scott Hartnell will pay for his stick swinging incident on Sunday afternoon. Luckily for him, the hit from the NHL’s Department of Player Safety will be on his wallet - and not the Flyers’ lineup for Game 1 of their first round series in New York. Hartnell was fined $5,000, and not suspended... Read more

Flyers' power play needs work

Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 8:49 AM
TAMPA, Fla. -- Shooting from the lip as the Flyers criss-cross the Sunshine State ahead of Thursday’s matchup with the Tampa Bay Lightning: > Claude Giroux said he wanted the Flyers to be a better team after Tuesday’s game in Florida than when they arrived at the rink in the morning... Read more

Flyers can clinch tonight

Tuesday, April 8, 2014, 10:54 AM
SUNRISE, Fla. -- 190 down, 5 days to go. For the Flyers, extending their season at least another four games beyond 82 has come down to just two points. The Flyers can clinch a playoff spot with a win tonight against the Florida Panthers at BB&T Center in Game No. 79 - thanks to New Jersey’s... Read more

Flyers likely first round opponent still Rangers

Sunday, April 6, 2014, 9:19 AM
BOSTON -- 188 down, 7 days to go. Thanks to an 8-1-1 run that began the month of March, whether or not the Flyers qualify for the Stanley Cup playoffs is not really much of a question. Even with this current 1-4-2 swoon - which is probably as much about human nature as it is their grind of opponents... Read more

Panic or paranoia for Flyers?

Saturday, April 5, 2014, 6:29 PM
BOSTON -- Paranoia, they say, is the bastard child of fear and good sense. For the Flyers, after Saturday’s gut-wrenching, 5-2 loss at a jam-packed TD Garden, is now: when does paranoia become legitimized panic? A compelling case could be made for either direction. Inducing fear, with 5 games... Read more
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