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Couturier close to return after concussion, he says

Tuesday, October 27, 2015, 11:55 AM
Sean Couturier remains out of the Flyers' lineup Tuesday night against Buffalo after participating in the morning skate. Couturier has been out since last Wednesday, when he was hit along the boards by Boston's Zac Rinaldo. Rinaldo was not given any supplemental discipline for the hit, and he sent... Read more

Flyers' Raffl doing 'fine'

Saturday, October 24, 2015, 11:12 PM
Ask around the Flyers’ locker room about who is regarded as the “class clown” among the group, the almost unanimous answer is probably top line winger Michael Raffl. No one may know that better than his linemates, Claude Giroux and Jakub Voracek. So after Raffl took an elbow to... Read more

Flyers focused on Rangers, not Rinaldo

Friday, October 23, 2015, 1:30 PM
Jake Voracek and Wayne Simmonds summed up the general feeling in the locker room quite efficiently when it came to the team’s reaction regarding the lack of supplemental discipline to former Flyer Zac Rinaldo for his hit on Sean Couturier Wednesday night in Boston. “We’ve got bigger... Read more

Flyers make changes for Bruins game

Wednesday, October 21, 2015, 12:32 PM
BOSTON -- The Flyers, coming off last night's 2-1 loss at home to Dallas, got into Boston at an early enough time that a morning skate was a viable option, despite being a back-to-back. Thirteen players hit the ice, while others worked out off the ice at TD Garden. Coach Dave Hakstol was not on the... Read more

Flyers welcome talented Stars Tuesday

Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 10:50 AM
The Flyers finally play a game tonight. The NHL's odd early-season scheduling left them without playing a game since Wednesday's 3-0 win over the defending champion Chicago Blackhawks. After a mix of two off days and three days of practice, the Flyers host the visiting Dallas Stars at 7:30 p.m. tonight... Read more

Mason back, will not dress

Wednesday, October 14, 2015, 10:45 AM
Flyers goaltender Steve Mason returned to the team this morning after being away tending to a family issue. However, he will not dress tonight when the Flyers play the Chicago Blackhawks at the Wells Fargo Center. Jason LaBarbera, recalled from Lehigh Valley during Mason's absence, was on the ice... Read more

Mason out; Gagner and Gudas in

Monday, October 12, 2015, 10:41 AM
When the Flyers came out for Monday's morning skate, two goalies were among the first on the ice. Neither was starting goalie Steve Mason. One was backup goalie Michael Neuvirth. The other, Aramark employee Justin Musciano. Mason, shelled for four goals in less than seven minutes in Saturday's loss... Read more

Flyers hold players-only meeting after blowout loss

Saturday, October 10, 2015, 11:07 PM
SUNRISE, Fla. -- It was only Game 2 of 82, but the doors to the Flyers’ locker room remained closed a little longer than usual after Saturday night's game, following the 7-1 embarrassing loss to the Florida Panthers. Coach Dave Hakstol wasn’t in the dressing room, it was just the players... Read more

Hextall talks Richards issue

Saturday, October 10, 2015, 7:05 PM
SUNRISE, Fla. -- Ron Hextall was an executive in Los Angeles when Kings general manager Dean Lombardi executed a trade with Philadelphia to acquire then-Flyers captain, Mike Richards. The downfall of Mike Richards has been widely-publicized and culminated with an agreement Friday that the Kings and... Read more

New OT format provides 'lunacy'

Friday, October 9, 2015, 1:55 AM
TAMPA, Fla.-- The first ever 3-on-3 overtime in NHL history provided the league with exactly what it was looking for when its Board of Governors opted to switch to the new format. It resulted in a winner long before a shootout came into question and provided ample entertainment for the crowd at Amalie... Read more
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