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Could Blue Jackets be Flyers new rival?

Thursday, January 23, 2014, 4:14 PM
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Tonight, against the Flyers, the Blue Jackets will play their 1,000th game in franchise history. In 13 seasons in Ohio’s capital city, the Jackets have yet to develop a true rivalry. Considering that it took 8 years for Columbus to finish within 40 points of first place in... Read more

Flyers-Hurricanes postponed due to weather

Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 12:39 PM
UPDATE [3:30 p.m.]: The Flyers announced that tonight's game against the Carolina Hurricanes will be postponed due to inclement weather. No new date has been set. From earlier: The snow is falling - and falling so fast and so furiously that it is falling sideways. In Canada, they call this a Tuesday... Read more

Voracek's finger hurt in loss

Monday, January 20, 2014, 5:26 PM
UNIONDALE, N.Y. -- Jake Voracek left Long Island Monday night with his left hand shoved in his suit coat pocket, shielding his injury from view. Underneath, his two middle fingers were taped together and held up by a splint, the result of a third period slash that could keep the Flyers’ top... Read more

Flyers extend Steve Mason

Saturday, January 18, 2014, 12:48 PM
Steve Mason wanted to come to the goaltending graveyard. Mason wanted to resurrect his career in Philadelphia, where many have gone to die. He wanted a fresh start. And he was willing to take less than half the amount of money he was being paid to prove he was capable. His gamble has paid off. Nine... Read more

Read could return in Buffalo

Monday, January 13, 2014, 2:57 PM
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- Matt Read may be close to a return to the ice. The Flyers loaned forward Tye McGinn back to the Adirondack Phantoms on Monday, opening up a spot on the 23-man roster for Read. He had been placed on the injury list retroactive to Dec. 31 when he sustained a concussion in Calgary. Read... Read more

Downie scratched tonight

Sunday, January 12, 2014, 1:00 PM
NEW YORK -- After a few tough games in a row, Steve Downie will be watching the Flyers like every other paying customer at Madison Square Garden on Sunday night. Downie, 26, will be a healthy scratch for the first time since being acquired by the Flyers on Oct. 31. “I think Steve’s intensity... Read more

Does Giroux still have a chance?

Friday, January 10, 2014, 11:47 AM
As disappointing of a week it was for Claude Giroux, not being selected to Team Canada’s Olympic entry, there may be some light at the end of the tunnel. Hockey Canada selected 25 players (14 forwards, 8 defensemen and 3 goaltenders) to their roster on Tuesday. They still have until Feb. 11... Read more

Flyers' Claude Giroux left off Canada Olympic hockey team

Tuesday, January 7, 2014, 11:46 AM
NEWARK, N.J. - After 5 months of holding his breath, Claude Giroux admitted it would be difficult to sleep last night. The day he'd been waiting for - his Christmas for a hockey player growing up in Hearst, Ontario - was yesterday. His childhood dream instead turned into a nightmare that won't soon... Read more

Does Read have concussion?

Monday, January 6, 2014, 1:13 PM
Matt Read did not practice on Monday, leading to growing concerns that his upper-body injury suffered in Calgary may in fact be a concussion. The Flyers did not provide an injury update on Read. He was listed as a gametime decision on Saturday in Phoenix but coach Craig Berube said Read “just... Read more

Brayden Schenn back to scoring

Sunday, January 5, 2014, 1:09 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- When all the equipment bags were finally packed and the Flyers boarded their plane for the long journey home, the chatter was light and fun. The smiles were long, if not exhausted ones. A 4-1-0 road trip through the Western Conference will do that - particularly for one of the NHL’s... Read more
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