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Archive: February, 2011

Flyers make minor league deal

Monday, February 28, 2011, 3:13 PM
VOORHEES, N.J. -- After hunkering down in his office at the Flyers Skate Zone with head coach Peter Laviolette for the last hour of the NHL’s trade deadline, general manager Paul Holmgren has come up for the air. There is one new Flyer to report. The Flyers confirmed just after 3 p.m. that... Read more

Frank Seravalli chats Flyers

Sunday, February 27, 2011, 4:03 PM
Frank Seravalli chats Flyers at 2 p.m. Monday in the final hour before the NHL trading deadline, with up to the minute updates. He will be joined by special guest Travis Hughes from BroadStreetHockey.com. On a mobile phone? Click here to join the chat. Read more

Flyers claim surprised Boynton off waivers

Saturday, February 26, 2011, 12:36 PM
The Flyers have gone to the waiver wire to try and bolster their banged up defense. On Saturday morning, the Flyers claimed defenseman Nick Boynton off waivers from the Chicago Blackhawks. Boynton, 32, a veteran journeyman, has played 595 NHL games. "Nick is a right shot defenseman that will bring... Read more

Video: Flyers at the deadline

Friday, February 25, 2011, 3:19 PM
Video: CineSport's Noah Coslov turns to the Daily News' Frank Seravalli to get his take on what the Flyers need and what the team could pull off before Monday's trade deadline. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download it here. Read more

Gustafsson re-called; Pronger worse than thought?

Friday, February 25, 2011, 12:02 PM
The Flyers have re-called rookie defenseman Erik Gustafsson from the Adirondack Phantoms. Gustafsson, 22, will meet the Flyers in Ottawa later this afternoon in preparation for their game with the Senators tomorrow night. Gustafsson’s re-call – after general manager Paul Holmgren said... Read more

Video: Meszaros lifts Flyers over Islanders

Friday, February 25, 2011, 2:32 AM
Video: The Daily News' Frank Seravalli breaks down the Flyers overtime victory over the Islanders on Thursday night. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download it here. Read more

Flyers have inquired about Adam Foote

Thursday, February 24, 2011, 2:00 PM
The Flyers search for a depth defender includes Colorado. According to two sources – one an agent that represents multiple big-name players, and the other is a league executive – Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren has made inquiries with Avalanche general manager Greg Sherman about captain... Read more

Zherdev clears waivers

Thursday, February 24, 2011, 12:17 PM
Nik Zherdev has cleared waivers. Despite reported interest from Atlanta and Nashville, no team was willing to take a flier on Zherdev and his 15 goals, despite just having to pay him $494,624 for the remainder of the season. Zherdev posted 15 goals in 47 games with the Flyers before being waived... Read more

Flyers waive Zherdev; Scottie Upshall suspended

Wednesday, February 23, 2011, 12:55 PM
The Flyers have waived Nik Zherdev and his $2 million salary. Zherdev has been on the outs with coach Peter Laviolette -- and the Flyers could not even find him in Raleigh on Friday night when Mike Richards came down with a stomach illness. General manager Paul Holmgren said Zherdev and his agent... Read more

Versteeg to make home debut; Bob in net

Tuesday, February 22, 2011, 12:33 PM
The building where Kris Versteeg hoisted the Stanley Cup on June 9 is now his home. Tonight, against the Phoenix Coyotes, Versteeg will make his Wells Fargo Center debut with the Flyers after his trade from Toronto last week. Versteeg has collected 1 goal and 1 assist in his first 4 games with the... Read more
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