Friday, March 27, 2015

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

Flyers' Raffl has pneumonia

Tuesday, February 3, 2015, 2:04 PM
Flyers forward Michael Raffl has pneumonia. Raffl, who practiced on Sunday, sat out Tuesday’s practice and GM Ron Hextall revealed pneumonia set in on his “lower left lung” and he’ll “be off the ice for a couple days.” Raffl, 26, hasn’t played since Jan.... Read more

Flyers' week ahead

Monday, February 2, 2015, 12:23 PM
“ON-ICE” STAT WATCH 15-7-3: Flyers’ record at home this season. 7-15-4: Flyers’ record on the road this season. After Thursday, exactly half of their 30 remaining games will be an even split among home and road. 6: Game point-streak for Michael Del Zotto, a career-best.... Read more

Flyers chat with Frank Seravalli

Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 3:19 AM
Join the Daily News' Frank Seravalli as he takes your Flyers questions in a live chat, starting at 1 p.m. Read more
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