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Report: Gustafsson signs in Russia

Friday, May 16, 2014, 10:14 AM
Erik Gustafsson will not be returning to the Flyers next season, as the defenseman has signed with Avangard Omsk of Russia's KHL. His departure was first reported by Igor Eronko of, and confirmed by the Flyers later on Friday. General manager Ron Hextall said the team was "disappointed"... Read more

Flyers promote Ron Hextall to general manager, Paul Holmgren to president

Wednesday, May 7, 2014, 9:17 AM
Five days ago, Paul Holmgren scoffed at the idea of giving up his seat as the Flyers' general manager. "Do you think I look 70?" Holmgren barked. "I still feel pretty good. I'm certainly not in any position today where I want to change chairs." It's amazing what five days and a little "coaxing" from... Read more

Lavy named coach of Predators

Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 2:23 PM
Former Flyers coach Peter Laviolette has been hired by the Nashville Predators, becoming their second coach in franchise history. Laviolette coached the Flyers from 2009 until this season, when he was fired just three games into the season. He coached the Flyers to the 2010 Stanley Cup finals. He... Read more

Flyers-Rangers Game 7 preview

Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 1:48 PM
NEW YORK -- The tangible scoring affect may have been negligible, but Craig Berube’s gamble to swap players on his top two lines in an effort to ice a quicker lineup seemed to pay off. Scott Hartnell moved to the second line with Brayden Schenn and Wayne Simmonds. Michael Raffl rose from the... Read more

Mason not ready for Game 3

Monday, April 21, 2014, 12:39 PM
Both Steve Mason and Craig Berube believe the Flyers’ goaltending situation to be cut and dried. There is no guesswork - and in turn, very little intrigue. Mason ruled himself out for Tuesday’s Game 3 against the Rangers, saying he is not fit to even dress as Ray Emery’s backup.... Read more

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 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
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