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Flyers trash Canes 6-1

Saturday, October 31, 2009, 5:44 PM
Saturday afternoon’s Flyers game was the perfect warm-up to Saturday night’s World Series clash between the Phillies and Yankees at Citizens Bank Park. The Wachovia Center was rocked by a ton of hits, fights and goals in the Flyers’ 6-1 blowout of the visiting Carolina Hurricanes... Read more

Live tweet vs. Carolina

Saturday, October 31, 2009, 1:33 PM
Follow me on Twitter for a live tweet of updates during today's Flyers game against the Carolina Hurricanes! Read more

Briere out, Laliberte in; Gagne update

Friday, October 30, 2009, 12:54 PM
Very quietly, Danny Briere has missed practice in each of the last three days since Wednesday. Briere apparently injured himself in the first period of Tuesday night’s game against Washington but finished the game. “He’s got a lower body injury,” Flyers general manager Paul... Read more

Randy Jones claimed by Kings

Thursday, October 29, 2009, 1:16 PM
Defenseman Randy Jones was claimed off waivers today by the Los Angeles Kings. Jones had been sent by the Flyers to the Adirondack Phantoms, their AHL affiliate. The Flyers yesterday placed re-entry waivers on Jones to return him to Philadelphia. Jones was sent to the Phantoms as part of a salary-cap... Read more

Gagne has two hernias

Tuesday, October 27, 2009, 4:20 PM
Flyers forward Simon Gagne has two small hernias in his right groin area, the team announced today. The diagnosis was made after an examination by Dr. Allen Schurict from Pennsylvania Hospital, after Gagne had an ultrasound procedure yesterday. The Flyers said their medical staff will meet with Gagne... Read more

No news on Gagne; Caps preview tonight

Tuesday, October 27, 2009, 11:27 AM
WASHINGTON – For now, there is no update on Flyers winger Simon Gagne. Gagne did not practice on Monday after only skating in one shift in the third period of Sunday’s 4-1 loss to the San Jose Sharks. Gagne had an ultrasound test done on his hip and groin area in Philadelphia on Monday... Read more

No Gagne at Practice

Monday, October 26, 2009, 2:09 PM
If you didn’t notice Simon Gagne on the ice much in the 3rd period of Sunday night’s loss to the Sharks, it’s because he wasn’t there. He only skated in one shift before sitting on the bench for the rest of the game. Gagne did not skate in Monday’s practice, either. The... Read more

Video: Richards' hit on Booth

Sunday, October 25, 2009, 12:09 PM
Below is the clip of Mike Richards' hit on David Booth Saturday night. The Daily News has learned that Richards will not be suspended. And click here for more on the incident. Read more

No Suspension for Richards

Sunday, October 25, 2009, 11:27 AM
After a 12-hour wait, the Daily News has learned that Flyers captain Mike Richards will not be suspended for his open ice hit on Florida’s David Booth on Saturday night. “The hit was reviewed by the Hockey Ops staff,” NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly told the Daily News Sunday morning... Read more

Suspension looming for Richards' hit

Saturday, October 24, 2009, 9:06 PM
UPDATE: 11 a.m. Sunday morning, Colin Campbell responds to the Daily News below... No word yet on suspension, but if there is one, it's not coming from Campbell. It isn’t often that an eerie silence overcomes the Wachovia Center – or any Philadelphia sports venue, for that matter. I can... Read more
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