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MacDonald arrives, practices on power play

Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 11:44 AM
It was a game day. Andrew MacDonald was in Winnipeg. He was doing what hockey players do when the phone rang in his hotel room. “I was actually napping,” he said. Islanders general manager Garth Snow was on the phone, telling him he had been traded to the Flyers. Flyers general manager... Read more

Deadline Day: Who's in play?

Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 7:15 AM
That magical day is upon us. For hockey fans around the world, trade deadline day is like Christmas. TSN will have wall-to-wall coverage beginning at 8 o’clock this morning on NHL Network in the United States. What follows is a quick look at who might be on the move today. As usual, a host... Read more

Flyers acquire MacDonald from Islanders

Tuesday, March 4, 2014, 4:10 PM
A little more than 24 hours prior to the NHL’s trade deadline, the Flyers have already shored up their defense. The Flyers acquired defenseman Andrew MacDonald from the New York Islanders on Tuesday afternoon in exchange for a 2014 third round pick, 2015 second round pick and AHL defenseman... Read more

Flyers pursuing Canucks center Ryan Kesler?

Tuesday, March 4, 2014, 3:15 AM
Last week, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren said he didn’t envision making any major moves before Wednesday’s trade deadline. His stance apparently changed over the weekend, once word leaked that center Ryan Kesler may be on his way out of Vancouver. Two league sources told the Daily... Read more

Caps' Orlov suspended 2 games for hit on Schenn

Monday, March 3, 2014, 4:50 PM
Washington Capitals defenseman Dmitry Orlov was suspended two games by the NHL’s Department of Player Safety on Monday for his hit on Flyers forward Brayden Schenn on Sunday. For Orlov, 22, a career day on Sunday has turned into one to forget. After netting his first career two-goal game, Orlov... Read more

Video: Flyers trade deadline outlook

Thursday, February 27, 2014, 5:50 PM
The Daily News' Frank Seravalli and CineSport's Noah Coslov discuss whether or not the Flyers need to make a move at the trade deadline in order to make a deep playoff run. Get the full Frequent Flyers experience at PhillyDailyNews.com. Read more

Raffl, Austrians apologize for partying

Thursday, February 20, 2014, 11:13 AM
Four of the Flyers’ five Olympians are making their way back from Sochi. Only Finland’s Kimmo Timonen - set to face-off against rival Sweden on Friday in the semifinals - is still kicking in the tournament. One of them, Austrian winger Michael Raffl, is returning to Philadelphia with a... Read more

St. Louis earns Olympic bid

Thursday, February 6, 2014, 11:24 AM
Even though Steven Stamkos bowed out of the Olympics on Wednesday, Flyers forward Claude Giroux was realistic about any second chance he might have to crack Canada's toughest roster. Knowing that Steve Yzerman, Canada's general manager, was also the general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning meant... Read more

Stamkos out; Giroux in?

Wednesday, February 5, 2014, 5:36 PM
NEARLY A FULL month after Steve Yzerman stood on a podium in Toronto and crushed his lifelong dream of making Canada’s Olympic team, Claude Giroux feels a lingering pain. For the most part, it was not a topic of conversation — until he stood at his stall Wednesday in the Flyers’... Read more

Former Flyers GM, coach Keith Allen passes away

Tuesday, February 4, 2014, 6:12 PM
Keith Allen, who was the Flyers' first head coach, died Tuesday. He was 90. Allen was the genral manager of the Flyers' Stanley Cup teams of 1974 and 1975. "Keith was the first coach in the history of the Philadelphia Flyers and a man for whom I have tremendous respect," Flyers Chairman Ed Snider... Read more
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