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Can we all leave Claude Giroux alone now?

Thursday, March 12, 2015, 4:23 PM
ST. LOUIS — Talk to those closest to Claude Giroux and they’ll tell you that the person in front of the camera, the person front-and-center for questions after a gut-wrenching loss, isn’t always the same away from the microphones. Like, that time last April, that a family member... Read more

Why make lineup changes now, Craig?

Tuesday, March 10, 2015, 3:18 PM
The answer was short and sweet, but equally as baffling. Why did it take 67 games for Craig Berube to scratch R.J. Umberger? Why now? Why Tuesday night, all of a sudden, with just 15 games to play, after the Flyers’ playoff chances were already shot? “Because I just wanted to, that’s... Read more

Flyers need to figure out Manning

Monday, March 9, 2015, 1:07 PM
NEWARK, N.J. — Brandon Manning said he tried not to pay attention to the NHL’s trade deadline last week. It’d be hard to blame him if he was watching and wondering. There had been a logjam of healthy defensemen in front of him - with Luke Schenn sitting as a frequent healthy scratch... Read more

Defenseman Del Zotto out at least a week

Sunday, March 8, 2015, 4:03 PM
NEWARK, N.J. -- Flyers defenseman Michael Del Zotto will miss the next 7-to-10 days with an injury of the "upper-body" variety, the team announced on Sunday afternoon. Reports from Saturday's game in Boston said Del Zotto blocked a shot off his right foot but remained in the game. This is a different... Read more

Sources: Jeff Reese's spat with Flyers began over Steve Mason's injuries

Friday, March 6, 2015, 12:27 PM
Sitting in his stall after practice, Steve Mason pulled on a ball cap and tried not to look up while he spoke. “Sometimes, things happen that are hard to understand in the game of hockey,” Mason said. “Honestly, for me, it just happened out of the blue.” Flyers goaltending... Read more

Gostisbehere shut down for the season?

Thursday, March 5, 2015, 9:11 PM
Flyers prospect Shayne Gostisbehere began practicing with the Phantoms nearly a month ago, hopefully the final step in his rehab from a torn ACL suffered in November. A strange situation has since developed, with Gostisbehere and Phantoms coach Terry Murray saying the Flyers' top defensive prospect... Read more

Flyers re-sign Bellemare to 2-year extension

Monday, March 2, 2015, 6:32 PM
During a busy few days, the Flyers somehow found time to agree to a two-year contract extension with fourth line center Pierre-Edouard Bellemare. Bellemare, 29, is 62 games into his NHL career after making the jump from the Swedish Hockey League. He has collected 4 goals and 4 assists for 8 points... Read more

Flyers trade Coburn to Tampa Bay

Monday, March 2, 2015, 9:51 AM
Braydon Coburn was sleeping. At 6:30 am, his wife, Nadine, nudged him to check his phone. She was tending to their two-year-old son, Blair, but had a feeling something was up. “I had a few missed calls and some texts already. That’s kind of how I found out,” Coburn said. “Things... Read more

Flyers' draft pick tracker

Monday, March 2, 2015, 8:34 AM
Flyers’ 2015 Draft Picks*: 1st round: 11th overall, 24th overall (Tampa Bay $) 2nd round: 51st overall (Chicago %) 3rd round: 73rd overall (San Jose ^), 84th overall (Tampa Bay $) 4th round: 96th overall (Columbus &), 101st overall 5th round: 131st overall 6th round: 161st overall 7th round:... Read more

Flyers aren't done dealing

Friday, February 27, 2015, 11:18 PM
Kimmo Timonen is a Chicago Blackhawk. His trade was agreed to on Thursday night, just before the Flyers’ game in Toronto, which allowed Ron Hextall to not subject Carlo Colaiacovo to waivers. Colaiacovo would’ve needed to clear waivers and be demoted to the AHL in order to make room on... Read more
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