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Archive: May, 2011

What does Winnipeg mean for Flyers?

Wednesday, June 1, 2011, 2:23 AM
In Atlanta, the tears were flowing at Thrashers co-owner Michael Gearon’s ‘goodbye’ press conference. In Winnipeg, fans packed the streets to celebrate the return of their beloved NHL franchise. In Philadelphia, and elsewhere in team offices across the league, executives pondered... Read more

How we see the Cup finals

Tuesday, May 31, 2011, 7:25 PM
FRANK SERAVALLI Back in late December, just a few days after Christmas, the Flyers flew to Vancouver — perhaps the most breathtaking stop on the NHL circuit — a day earlier than normal to regroup after a 7-day holiday break and to get adjusted to the 3-hour time change. Despite sitting... Read more

Pronger defends Richards' captaincy

Thursday, May 26, 2011, 12:30 PM
Chris Pronger is just as concerned with Mike Richards' back as he is his own. Pronger's back issues are medical. Richards' are figurative. In the wake of the Flyers' disappointing second-round sweep at the hands of the Boston Bruins, a lot of chatter has taken place as to whether Richards is best... Read more

Video: What’s Next for Flyers?

Thursday, May 19, 2011, 1:47 PM
Video: CineSport's Noah Coslov asks the Daily News' Frank Seravalli about Mike Richards' leadership and the Flyers' goaltending situation. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download it here. Read more

Carcillo suspended 2 games for off-ice incident

Tuesday, May 17, 2011, 3:17 PM
More than 10 days after the Flyers have been eliminated from the Stanley Cup playoffs, the hits keep on coming. Forward Dan Carcillo was suspended for two games by the NHL on Tuesday, stemming from an off-ice incident with the league’s officials in between the first and second period of the... Read more

Flyers sign 6-7 goalie to entry level deal

Tuesday, May 17, 2011, 11:06 AM
He has drawn comparisons to Nashville Predators starter Pekka Rinne. And one goalie-centric hockey blog called him the “Leaning Tower of Pisa” for his awkward stance in net. On Tuesday, he became a Philadelphia Flyer. The Flyers signed Finnish goaltender Niko Hovinen, a former Minnesota... Read more

No hip surgery for Carter, Hartnell

Friday, May 13, 2011, 3:11 PM
After sending six players under the knife this week to repair various injuries, the Flyers finally received a small bit of good news on Friday. Scott Hartnell and Jeff Carter were checked out by doctors and will not require offseason surgery to repair hip injuries. Carter will also not need surgery... Read more

Flyers chat with Frank Seravalli

Friday, May 13, 2011, 4:00 AM
Join Frank Seravalli of the Daily News as he takes your questions about the Flyers offseason, beginning at 1 p.m. on Friday. On a mobile phone? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

Pronger to have surgery

Wednesday, May 11, 2011, 4:31 PM
Chris Pronger will have back surgery tomorrow in New York, the Flyers said. He will have a disc removed by Dr. Frank Cammisa at the Hospital for Special Surgery. Mike Richards had surgery today to repair torn cartilage in his left wrist. He will begin rehab in 4 weeks. Blair Betts had his left pinkie... Read more

Bobrovsky: Goaltender of future?

Wednesday, May 11, 2011, 1:48 PM
PART 1 OF FLYERS’ OFFSEASON RECAP: Goaltending If there is one aspect of the Flyers’ goaltending situation for next season that is settled, it is that Sergei Bobrovsky will be in the mix. That much is certain. Few have ever doubted Bobrovsky’s talent since he first arrived in Philadelphia... Read more
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