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Archive: January, 2013

Flyers forward Scott Hartnell out indefinitely

Wednesday, January 23, 2013, 12:42 PM
UPDATE (6:30 p.m.): Flyers forward Scott Hartnell will be out indefinitely with a left foot injury, according to general manager Paul Holmgren. Details on the injury are below. The Flyers, 0-3-0 to start the season for the first time since 1994-95, will already be without suspended forward Brayden... Read more

Disciplinary hearing for B. Schenn

Wednesday, January 23, 2013, 10:11 AM
Flyers forward Brayden Schenn has the dubious distinction of being the subject of the NHL's first supplemental disciplinary hearing of this young season. According to TSN's Bob McKenzie, Schenn will have a hearing with NHL vice president of player safety Brendan Shanahan at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday... Read more

Flyers summon Tye McGinn

Monday, January 21, 2013, 8:20 AM
UPDATE (1:45 p.m.): Flyers confirm Rinaldo will be out a minimum of one week with a "thigh laceration," also confirming McGinn call-up. BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Tye McGinn’s stay with the Flyers during training camp did not last as long as he had hoped. With the season rapidly approaching, the Flyers... Read more

Flyers start 0-2 for first time since '08

Sunday, January 20, 2013, 3:12 PM
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Five percent of the Flyers' season is gone, and they've yet to register a point in the standings. That's the unfortunate reality of the NHL's shortened, 48-game season. Almost all of the Flyers' troubles on their opening weekend could be attributed to shoddy special teams play.... Read more

Ilya Bryzgalov passes first test

Sunday, January 20, 2013, 3:36 AM
The Flyers’ first period on Saturday afternoon was just about the exact one you could expect after not skating together since May 8. With 7 minutes remaining, the Flyers had more icing calls (4) against them than they had shots on goal. Passes were sloppy, bouncing off skates. Players were repeatedly... Read more

Sizing up the NHL's Eastern Conference

Sunday, January 20, 2013, 3:28 AM
During the NHL’s marathon, 119-day work stoppage, NHL Players Association executive director Donald Fehr loved to say that he was “not in the prediction business.” Unfortunately, us media-types do not have the same luxury. In a shortened season such as this 48-game sprint for... Read more

Scouting the Penguins

Saturday, January 19, 2013, 9:23 AM
It has been 272 days since Claude Giroux delivered that thundering shoulder to Sidney Crosby on April 22, 2012, leading the Flyers to a 5-1 rout that officially rendered the Penguins a flightless fowl. The cast of characters is largely the same for both teams, as they meet on Saturday at 3:30 p.m... Read more

Flyers set opening roster

Friday, January 18, 2013, 3:46 PM
With the Flyers’ first test of the season against Pittsburgh less than 24 hours away, they submitted the following 23-man roster to the NHL on Friday afternoon: FORWARDS (14) Claude Giroux Brayden Schenn Sean Couturier Scott Hartnell Ruslan Fedotenko Wayne Simmonds Jake Voracek Matt Read Scott... Read more

Flyers interested in Redden?

Thursday, January 17, 2013, 7:00 AM
On Thursday, the Rangers will wipe their hands clean of Wade Redden and move on. The much-maligned defenseman, who never lived up to a 6-year, $39 million deal signed in 2008, is expected to clear waivers around noon on Thursday. At that point, the Rangers are expected to buy out Redden from the remaining... Read more

Video: Philadelphia Flyers season preview

Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 1:13 PM
Claude Giroux has been named the 19th captain in Flyers' history as the team prepares for the season opener vs. the Penguins. The Daily News' Frank Seravalli and CineSport's Noah Coslov discuss. Read more
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