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Archive: March, 2011

Flyers have worst farm system in NHL

Friday, March 18, 2011, 9:00 AM
DALLAS -- It’s official. The Flyers have the worst farm system in the NHL. Even though the Flyers have had the lowest average first pick in the NHL draft every year since 2007, the Flyers’ farm system still ranks 30th in the NHL in viable prospects, according to The Hockey News’... Read more

APP ONLY: Seravalli's Mailbag 3/18/11

Friday, March 18, 2011, 8:00 AM
DALLAS -- Each week, Flyers beat writer Frank Seravalli will answer your questions. Send him an e-mail with your question to Frank, Enough with [Sergei] Bobrovsky already. He's young, raw, and will and has imploded in the third period. His time in down the road like in 2 to... Read more

Pronger wants to use rehab wisely

Thursday, March 17, 2011, 11:24 AM
UPDATED: Brian Boucher will start in net tonight for the Flyers against Atlanta. Also, Nick Boynton will be scratched and Erik Gustaffson will be in the lineup. EARLIER: ATLANTA -- Chris Pronger was disappointed. “It sucks,” Pronger said in a conference call with reporters on Thursday... Read more

Flyers willing to pay price to win

Wednesday, March 16, 2011, 9:34 AM
ATLANTA -- If you were looking for a particular stat to explain the Flyers’ 3-2 win over the Panthers on Tuesday night, you need to look no further than the blocked shot column. The Flyers blocked 22 shots, including 9 in the 3rd period, which equaled the number of shots that got through to... Read more

Boucher to start; Flyers sign draft pick

Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 3:17 PM
SUNRISE, Fla. -- After Sergei Bobrovsky allowed 5 goals in a little more than his last 20 minutes worth of work, Flyers coach Peter Laviolette is turning to Brian Boucher against the Florida Panthers tonight. The Flyers, in need of a win to stay in front in the Eastern Conference, have collected just... Read more

Video: Pronger sidelined

Monday, March 14, 2011, 9:47 PM
Video: The Daily News' Frank Seravalli talks about Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger's right hand injury and says who should step up in Pronger's absence. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download it here. Read more

Pronger to have surgery

Monday, March 14, 2011, 4:15 PM
SUNRISE, Fla. -- Paul Holmgren said the MRI done on Chris Pronger's hand showed nothing. The x-rays, done while his teammates were still on the ice after blocking a shot on Feb. 24 against the Islanders, was negative. Yet Pronger was still experiencing pain, even after returning for three games. He... Read more

Pronger's injury concerning

Sunday, March 13, 2011, 8:00 AM
Paul Holmgren says he is not worried. But Holmgren, at the very least, admitted on Saturday night that “something is going on in there,” inside Chris Pronger’s right wrist. Pronger sat out Saturday’s mind-boggling loss to the Thrashers, missing his second game in a row. Pronger... Read more

Video: Pronger hurt, Flyers bouncing back

Thursday, March 10, 2011, 6:18 PM
Video: Frank Seravalli of the Daily News and CineSport's Noah Coslov discuss the Flyers ending their losing streak, and the latest on Chris Pronger's injury. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download it here. Read more

Pronger out tonight in Toronto; Boynton is ready

Thursday, March 10, 2011, 12:29 PM
TORONTO -- Turns out, Chris Pronger is day-to-day with more than just “hurt feelings,” as he likes to say. Pronger will miss tonight’s matchup with the Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Centre. Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren said Pronger is struggling with an upper-body injury... Read more
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