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Gervais to miss rest of season

Tuesday, April 16, 2013, 2:55 PM
Flyers defenseman Bruno Gervais will miss the rest of the season. Gervais will undergo surgery on Thursday to repair a torn stomach muscle. Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren said, in a statement, that Gervais "will be out indefinitely." Gervais has played 37 games with one goal and five assists... Read more

Gagne bumped to top line

Monday, April 15, 2013, 12:48 PM
MONTREAL -- In an effort to spark the Flyers’ maligned offense, coach Peter Laviolette has auditioned a slew of forwards on the left swing slot next to Claude Giroux - the one that used to belong to Scott Hartnell. Matt Read, Tye McGinn and even Zac Rinaldo - for a few periods - have all had... Read more

Eric Wellwood expected to miss nine months

Friday, April 12, 2013, 7:18 PM
Forward Eric Wellwood underwent successful surgery on Thursday in Philadelphia to repair the tendon and ligament damage sustained in his gruesome skate cut injury in Connecticut last weekend. Wellwood, 23, played 4 games with the Flyers this season. He is expected to miss the next 9 months, according... Read more

Video: Flyers' playoff hopes dwindle after loss

Friday, April 12, 2013, 5:20 AM
Frank Seravalli of the Daily News reports from the Wells Fargo Center where the Ottawa Senators dealt the Flyers their third straight loss. Read more

Flyers sign prospect Petr Straka

Thursday, April 11, 2013, 7:38 PM
The Flyers announced they have signed forward Petr Straka to a three-year, entry-level deal. Straka, 20, has led Baie-Comeau to the third round of the Quebec Major Junior League playoffs with 18 points in 8 playoff games. He racked up 82 points in 55 games in his 20-year-old season in the ‘Q... Read more

Danny Briere: Amnesty buyout is 'reality'

Thursday, April 11, 2013, 3:09 PM
Danny Briere will not be back in the Flyers’ lineup on Thursday night against his hometown Ottawa Senators, still hampered by a concussion that will cause him to miss his 10th consecutive game. Briere, 35, is likely to return on Saturday in Buffalo, where he will have eight games remaining to... Read more

Bryzgalov: Benched before snooze

Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 3:26 PM
Despite public denials from four Flyers players and coach Peter Laviolette, multiple sources confirmed to the Daily News that goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov did in fact “doze off” during a team meeting on Monday. His sleep habits, however, were not the reason for Steve Mason making his first... Read more

Flyers re-sign Mason to extension

Monday, April 8, 2013, 11:46 AM
Before the Flyers even acquired goaltender Steve Mason from Columbus before last Wednesday's trade deadline, general manager Paul Holmgren had already contacted Mason's agent about a contract extension. It didn't take long to finalize one. The Flyers officially agreed to a 1-year, $1.5 million extension... Read more

Gruesome cut for Flyers' Eric Wellwood

Monday, April 8, 2013, 10:05 AM
WARNING: If you become squeamish or nauseus at the sight of blood, this blog post and photo might not be for you. Flyers prospect Eric Wellwood is recovering in a Connecticut hospital after a scary incident in a game Sunday required emergency surgery to repair a skate cut which resulted in serious... Read more

Flyers sign second round pick

Sunday, April 7, 2013, 7:00 PM
With the top talent on his Golden Gophers team bailing on their senior seasons, Minnesota defenseman Mark Alt felt little need to stay in school. The Flyers officially signed Alt to an entry-level deal over the weekend. He will report to the Phantoms. Alt, 21, is a former second round pick (2010)... Read more
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