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Archive: February, 2011

Flyers trade for Versteeg

Monday, February 14, 2011, 6:33 PM
The Flyers have traded their No. 1 and No. 3 draft picks to Toronto for 24-year-old forward Kris Versteeg, according to general manager Paul Holmgren. Versteeg, 24, is a 5-10, 179-pound winger with a righthanded shot. He has 14 goals and 21 assists in 53 games this season, his first with Toronto.... Read more

Video: Flyers look to strike back vs. Lightning

Monday, February 14, 2011, 4:22 PM
Video: The Flyers will face a tough test Tuesday in Tampa. Frank Seravalli and Dave Isaac look forward to the Flyers' crucial matchup against the Lightning. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download it here. Read more

Flyers can't solve Quick

Sunday, February 13, 2011, 5:32 PM
With the puck spinning on its edge like a quarter on a table, sitting in the sacred blue paint in front of an unknowing Jonathan Quick, Danny Briere tried to take a stab at it. Before Briere’s stick could touch the puck, he was denied by Quick’s glove and the play was whistled dead. Pushed... Read more

Trade deadline buyers and sellers

Friday, February 11, 2011, 9:00 AM
With the NHL trade deadline just 17 days away on Feb. 28, now seems like as good a time as ever to start trying to figure out which teams in the Eastern Conference will be buyers or sellers as one of the season’s most exciting days approaches. Here’s my take, in current standings order: 1... Read more

Video: No shutout, no problem for Boucher, Flyers

Friday, February 11, 2011, 12:35 AM
Video: The Flyers held the Carolina Hurricanes to one goal and came out with the win. The orange and black have now won three in a row. Frank Seravalli of the Daily News and's Dave Isaac break down the win. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download... Read more

Flyers look to stop streak vs. 'Canes

Thursday, February 10, 2011, 8:00 AM
Breaks in the schedule, the statistics say, have been unfavorable to the Flyers. Since the season began on Oct. 7, the Flyers have played four games coming off a layoff of four or more days between games. Their record in those four games? An unsightly 1-3-0. The one win came against the Carolina... Read more

Video: Flyers showing fight

Wednesday, February 9, 2011, 6:20 PM
Frank Seravalli of the Daily News breaks down what fighting means to the Flyers, and how the team can avoid a hangover after a long layoff. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download it here. Read more

Snider wants NHL on Versus; Lupul traded

Wednesday, February 9, 2011, 1:30 PM
If Flyers chairman Ed Snider was not already one of the most influential members of the NHL’s Board of Governors, he instantly became one on Jan. 28 with the closing of the NBC Universal merger with Comcast. Sports Illustrated had an interesting tidbit yesterday on Stu Hackel’s Red Light... Read more

No Pronger vs. Burish tonight

Saturday, February 5, 2011, 3:18 AM
Thank you, Andrew Ference. You took at least one part of the intrigue out of tonight’s Flyers matchup with the visiting Dallas Stars, as it was to be Chris Pronger’s first face-to-face meeting with Adam Burish since last year’s Stanley Cup Finals. Surely, you remember Burish’s... Read more

Flyers could be interested in Emery

Friday, February 4, 2011, 9:00 AM
The thought, at first, seems ridiculous. What would the Flyers do with another goaltender? TSN’s well-connected Darren Dreger reported yesterday that the Flyers are one of three NHL teams interested in signing Ray Emery to a contract. The other team mentioned was Anaheim, and Dreger left the... Read more
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