Sunday, October 4, 2015

Simon Gagne announces retirement

Tuesday, September 15, 2015, 11:38 AM
FOR ALL intents and purposes, Simon Gagne's career was over in December, when he left the Boston Bruins to care for his late father, Pierre, who was losing his battle with liver cancer. His last game with the Bruins was Dec. 6. Fittingly, he scored a goal, one of just three he scored in his 23 games... Read more

Hakstol ready for more

Monday, September 14, 2015, 6:39 PM
By this point, new Flyers coach Dave Hakstol must be sick of watching video as he prepares to embark on his first year at the NHL level after joining the Flyers from the University of North Dakota. He's had nearly four months since his hiring to evaluate his roster and get a general idea for what... Read more

Flyers change start time of preseason game before papal visit

Thursday, August 20, 2015, 3:19 PM
Pope Francis has caused yet another change to the city's weekend plans during - and in this case, before - his visit to Philadelphia. While many of the city's preparations have been scrutinized, this one makes a ton of sense. The Flyers announced Thursday afternoon they moved up puck drop for their... Read more

Flyers name goalie development coach

Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 5:28 PM
The writing was on the wall last month at Flyers prospect development camp when Brady Robinson was working with newly hired Flyers goaltending coach Kim Dillabaugh throughout the week of instruction. At the time, Dillabaugh was asked if Robinson would be brought on full time to help with the development... Read more

Briere talks historic 2010 run

Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 10:43 AM
Like many other Flyers fans, Daniel Briere was almost in tears late in the first period of Game 7 on that historic night in Boston on May 14, 2010. The Flyers had fought their way back from a 3-0 series deficit and were trying to become the first team since 1975 to complete the comeback in its entirety... Read more

Flyers big climbers in ESPN prospect rankings

Tuesday, August 11, 2015, 6:16 PM
Ron Hextall's mission to build the Flyers by developing talent through the draft and within the organization received a good bit of praise this morning. When ESPN insider Corey Pronman released his rankings of all 30 NHL organizations by the strength of their prospects, the Flyers were one of the... Read more

Hextall: No push to sign Schenn

Thursday, July 30, 2015, 10:57 PM
Once the Flyers locked up 22-year-old center Sean Couturier on Tuesday, all eyes turned to Jakub Voracek and Brayden Schenn as general manager Ron Hextall moved into the next phase of his offseason plan. Voracek got his extension Thursday afternoon, signing the richest deal of the summer. Is Schenn... Read more

Hakstol flew to Europe for dinner with Voracek

Thursday, July 30, 2015, 10:37 PM
New Flyers coach Dave Hakstol has been making his rounds, trying to get to know his new team ever since taking his first professional coaching job. The former University of North Dakota coach has spoken to a lot of players this offseason, some of them he met in person, some he spoke to on the phone... Read more

Flyers reach deal with Jakub Voracek

Thursday, July 30, 2015, 6:04 PM
JAKUB VORACEK missed a few putts toward the end of his golf round yesterday afternoon. It wasn't because of the sweltering heat index or a late-afternoon thunderstorm. It was because of excitement. He'd just agreed to the richest free-agent contract of the summer. General manager Ron Hextall, fresh... Read more

Flyers sign Sean Couturier to multi-year contract extension

Tuesday, July 28, 2015, 4:52 PM
SEAN COUTURIER stepped onto the ice last night for an offseason workout in Drummondville, Quebec - where he played his junior hockey - and did so knowing he had some newfound security in his life. The Flyers' first-round pick in the 2011 draft, chosen eighth overall, was entering the final year of... Read more
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