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Archive: December, 2010

Pronger has 2 screws inserted in foot

Saturday, December 18, 2010, 1:52 PM
Chris Pronger said he was just in the wrong place at the wrong time, on Wednesday night when he fractured the first metatarsal in his right foot after being hit with a perfectly placed puck by Montreal’s Brian Gionta. Pronger had two screws inserted into his foot yesterday afternoon by Dr. Steven... Read more

The curious case of Nik Zherdev

Saturday, December 18, 2010, 6:00 PM
Back on July 9, when the Flyers officially inked Nik Zherdev to a one-year deal, if you could flash forward to December – what would you have expected? Let’s take a deeper look at his stats: GP G ... Read more

Flyers hope Bartulis is ready

Friday, December 17, 2010, 11:42 AM
Hope your skates are sharpened, Oskars Bartulis. Because he's going to be needing them over the next few weeks, now that Chris Pronger will miss the next 4-to-6 weeks with foot surgery, the Flyers announced on Friday. TSN's Darren Dreger in Canada first broke the news. Dr. Steven Raikin, the same... Read more

Pronger's severity still unknown

Thursday, December 16, 2010, 6:30 AM
UPDATE (1:45 pm): Confirming a Daily News report, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren released a statement today saying Chris Pronger had his right foot X-rayed and underwent a CT scan. The Flyers have nothing to report at this point. "Chris will be re-evaluated [Friday] morning by a foot and... Read more

Bobrovsky gets start vs. Canadiens

Wednesday, December 15, 2010, 5:59 PM
MONTREAL - Flyers rookie goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky will start in goal tonight against the Canadiens. It will be the first start for "Bob" since the Flyers blew a 4-1 third-period lead against San Jose a week ago. Brian Boucher had started the next three games. Bobrovsky is 14-4-3 with... Read more

Bobrovsky in net tonight; Habs get healthy

Wednesday, December 15, 2010, 3:31 PM
UPDATE (6:30 pm): Flyers rookie goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky will start in goal tonight against the Canadiens. It will be the first start for "Bob" since the Flyers blew a 4-1 third-period lead against San Jose a week ago. Brian Boucher had started the last three games. Bobrovsky is 14-4-3... Read more

Video: Strong effort puts Flyers back atop NHL

Wednesday, December 15, 2010, 2:52 AM
It was certainly a nailbiter, but the Flyers killed off a late penalty and beat the Pittsburgh Penguins, 3-2, at the Wells Fargo Center to re-take the top overall spot in the National Hockey League standings. The Daily News' Frank Seravalli and Philly.com's Dave Isaac break down the win. Get exclusive... Read more

Walker needs hip surgery

Tuesday, December 14, 2010, 6:51 PM
Flyers defenseman Matt Walker, who was acquired as part of the Simon Gagne trade, needs surgery on his left hip for a bony impingement and slight labrum tear. General manager Paul Holmgren said the injury has been nagging Walker "for a while," Holmgren said, even though he just had surgery... Read more

Video: Biggest game of the season?

Monday, December 13, 2010, 12:38 PM
Video: The Flyers prepare to face the red-hot Pittsburgh Penguins Tuesday in what might be the NHL's biggest game of the season. The Daily News' Frank Seravalli previews the game with CineSports' Noah Coslov. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download it here... Read more

Flyers' Shelley suspended for two games

Monday, December 13, 2010, 10:55 AM
The Flyers' Jody Shelley has been suspended for two games by the NHL for his inadvertent hit on Adam McQuaid in the second period Saturday against Boston. Shelley had a conference call with NHL officials this morning. He will miss the Flyers' game tomorrow night against Pittsburgh and Wednesday night... Read more
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