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Archive: March, 2012

Flyers can clinch tonight

Friday, March 23, 2012, 5:44 PM
Somewhere, you can bet the Flyers’ players will be scoreboard watching on Friday night. That’s because the Flyers can officially clinch a playoff berth on Friday night without even playing. The Flyers can follow the Rangers, Blues, and Penguins as the NHL’s fourth team to clinch... Read more

Forsberg back in Philly

Friday, March 23, 2012, 4:43 PM
Peter Forsberg was back in Philadelphia on Thursday. Don’t worry: this isn’t another story about an attempted comeback. Forsberg is safely retired. Instead, Forsberg was at the Wells Fargo Center on Thursday night to watch the Flyers take on Washington. He has been living mostly back... Read more

Paul Holmgren: Matchmaker?

Thursday, March 22, 2012, 2:18 PM
When asked about his top line on Thursday morning at the Wells Fargo Center, Flyers coach Peter Laviolette said he couldn’t take any credit. Laviolette said credit was undeserved not only for the way Claude Giroux, Scott Hartnell and Jaromir Jagr have played together this season – but... Read more

Video: Poor execution dooms Flyers against Panthers

Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 2:37 AM
Coming off a thrilling overtime win, the Flyers were unable to execute on the power play and ultimately fell, 2-1, to the Florida Panthers Tuesday night. Frank Seravalli of the Daily News reports from the Wells Fargo Center. (Video by Samantha Corrado/ Read more

Meszaros out 6-to-8 weeks

Monday, March 19, 2012, 5:40 PM
If Andrej Meszaros is to rejoin the Flyers this season, he'll be doing so in the throes of a deep Stanley Cup playoff run. Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren announced today that Meszaros will be sidelined for 6 to 8 weeks after he has surgery on Wednesday to have a small disk fragment removed from... Read more

Bryz: NHL's back-to-back 1st star

Monday, March 19, 2012, 12:02 PM
Is there a hotter goaltender in the NHL than Ilya Bryzgalov? Not according to the league, who voted him as the First Star of the week for the second week in a row. Scott Hartnell stole the headlines with his two-goal performance on Sunday against the Penguins, but Bryzgalov was equally as good, turning... Read more

Talbot, Lilja out vs. Penguins

Sunday, March 18, 2012, 12:31 PM
Just as it appeared the Flyers were turning the corner in the injury department this week... two more players went down on Saturday in Boston. Defenseman Andreas Lilja and forward Max Talbot will miss Sunday’s contest against Pittsburgh due to injury. According to Flyers general manager Paul... Read more

Flyers still gunning for Rangers

Friday, March 16, 2012, 12:30 PM
UNIONDALE, N.Y. – After holding off a late push from the Islanders on Thursday night, the Flyers traveled to Boston to prepare for an important set of back-to-back matinees this weekend, against the Bruins at TD Garden before hosting Pittsburgh on Sunday. Claude Giroux says the Flyers still... Read more

Video: Can Bryz sustain hot streak?

Thursday, March 15, 2012, 1:23 PM
Video: Will Ilya Bryzgalov break the Flyers' shutout record? If the NHL playoffs began today, how would the Flyers fare? Daily News' Frank Seravalli and CineSport's Noah Coslov discuss. Read more

Video: Bryzgalov putting up walls

Wednesday, March 14, 2012, 3:29 AM
Video: Frank Seravalli and Marcus Hayes of the Daily News discuss Ilya Bryzgalov's recent success and attitude after earning his third straight shutout Tuesday against the Devils. Read more
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