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Archive: November, 2011

Howe's Hall of Fame speech

Monday, November 14, 2011, 9:11 PM
Former Flyers defenseman Mark Howe was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday night in Toronto. A transcript of his acceptance speech is below, courtesy of the Flyers: "First I would like to congratulate Doug, Joe and Eddie on their great careers and their induction into the Hockey Hall... Read more

Bryzgalov should start tonight

Monday, November 14, 2011, 9:53 AM
RALEIGH, N.C. – We detailed in today’s paper how Ilya Bryzgalov has found his game again. Bryzgalov has allowed just 9 goals in his last 5 starts, posting a 4-0-1 record since he said his game was “lost in the woods” back on Oct. 27. So, after topping the Panthers on Sunday... Read more

Coburn has modified no-trade clause

Friday, November 11, 2011, 9:00 AM
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – With the Flyers’ players, coaches and staff enjoying one last day of fun and sun across the state in Naples, Fla., before resuming a regular practice schedule on Saturday, it’s a slow news day here in the Fort Lauderdale area. We’re not complaining. But... Read more

Flyers sign Coburn to extension

Wednesday, November 9, 2011, 11:56 AM
The Flyers have signed Braydon Coburn to a 4-year contract extension, a team source confirmed. The deal is worth $18 million, according to a report. More to come... Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download it here. Read more

Not the usual Lightning matchup

Wednesday, November 9, 2011, 11:03 AM
To read our story in today’s paper about how the Flyers’ first extended road trip of the season might shake out for the team’s 5 rookies, click here. ------- TAMPA, Fla. – Usually, a normal matchup between Philadelphia and Tampa Bay revolves around how the Flyers will stop... Read more

Read anxious for return

Monday, November 7, 2011, 3:18 PM
Matt Read was getting anxious. Even though the Flyers' rookie - who has already entrenched himself as a go-to player - had only missed the last three games with what the team called an "upper-body injury," human nature began to set in. "You don't want to miss any games," Read said. "Even if you're... Read more

Hitchcock named head coach in St. Louis

Monday, November 7, 2011, 8:37 AM
Former Flyers coach Ken Hitchcock is back behind an NHL bench as head coach of the St. Louis Blues. The team announced the move late last night after receiving permission from the Columbus Blue Jackets to speak with Hitchcock, who was still under contract for this season. Hitchcock was fired in 2010... Read more

HBO 24/7 Winter Classic preview coming

Friday, November 4, 2011, 11:09 AM
Quietly off the side, the HBO cameras were rolling last night inside the Wells Fargo Center, already beginning to capture images of a Flyers team that is slowly marching toward their Jan. 2 Winter Classic matchup with the Rangers. Soon, fans will get a sneak peek of the four-part series that is scheduled... Read more

Video: Turnovers key in Flyers shootout loss

Friday, November 4, 2011, 2:02 AM
Video: The Flyers had trouble holding onto leads and, ultimately, fell to the Devils 4-3 in a shootout on Thursday night. Frank Seravalli of the Daily News reports from the Wells Fargo Center. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download it here. Read more

Trade on the Flyers' horizon?

Thursday, November 3, 2011, 8:30 AM
BUFFALO – Despite being snagged by the injury bug early in the season, a league source familiar with the Flyers’ thinking told the Daily News yesterday that the Flyers are not interested in making a move to bolster their roster’s depth. Danny Briere, Matt Read, Brayden Schenn and... Read more
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