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Archive: June, 2012

Terry Murray hired as Phantoms coach

Friday, June 29, 2012, 2:51 PM
In an effort to bolster their lacking farm system, the Flyers made two important hires on Friday. For one, the Flyers announced that former NHL head coach Terry Murray, who has amassed 499 career wins, is the new head coach of the AHL’s Adirondack Phantoms. Ian Laperriere, who retired earlier... Read more

Laperriere joins Flyers' front office

Friday, June 29, 2012, 2:47 PM
Ian Laperriere has been named Flyers director of player development, general manager Paul Holmgren said Friday. “We are pleased to add Ian to our staff as director of player development,” Holmgren said. “Ian will work closely with all of our young prospects in the system from skill... Read more

Hartnell part of NHLPA negotiating

Wednesday, June 27, 2012, 2:31 PM
Facing one of the most important crossroads in the NHL’s recent history, one Flyer will have a big say in whether next hockey season starts on time. After a three-day executive board meeting at the Peninsula hotel in Chicago, the NHL Players’ Association announced that 31 players, including... Read more

Shero not voted into Hall of Fame

Tuesday, June 26, 2012, 3:03 PM
Former Flyers coach Fred Shero was not elected into this year's Hockey Hall of Fame class. Shero led the Flyers to their two Stanley Cups in 1974-75. Four players were named on Tuesday: Joe Sakic, Adam Oates, Mats Sundin and Pavel Bure. Oates played 14 games for the Flyers in 2001-02, scoring three... Read more

Video: Parise next for Flyers?

Monday, June 25, 2012, 12:31 PM
Video: With the dust settled on the NHL Draft and the Flyers' acquisition of Luke Schenn complete, what's next for the team? Could Zach Parise end up on the Flyers' roster? CineSport's Brian Clark asks Frank Seravalli of the Philadelphia Daily News. Read more

James van Riemsdyk thanks Flyers fans

Sunday, June 24, 2012, 4:49 PM
Former Flyers forward James van Riemsdyk, who was traded to Toronto for Luke Schenn on Saturday, thanked Flyers fans with a message via Twitter today. This is the first time he will play for a team other than the Flyers in his NHL career. "Would like to thank everyone in Philly for the support over... Read more

Brayden Schenn ecstatic to be reunited

Saturday, June 23, 2012, 6:19 PM
PITTSBURGH -- Brayden Schenn was watching the NHL Draft on Friday night in Saskatchewan when he heard the news about Penguins forward Jordan Staal being reunited with his older brother, Eric, in Carolina. Schenn, 20, said he was “genuinely excited” for the Staal family. But he wondered... Read more

Terry Murray close to Flyers return

Saturday, June 23, 2012, 2:35 PM
PITTSBURGH -- Even after the Kings captured the Stanley Cup just a little more than a week ago in Southern California, the Flyers’ relationship with Los Angeles continues to take strange turns. On Saturday, for instance, the Kings drafted Czech Republic native Tomas Hyka with the 171st pick... Read more

Flyers 'very happy' with Draft

Saturday, June 23, 2012, 10:54 AM
PITTSBURGH -- After a surprising pick in the latter stages of the first round on Friday night, the Flyers got back at it for the fast-moving second day of the Entry Draft with Rounds 2-7. "Some of the guys that we liked, we knew they were going to go higher and we didn't think we'd have a shot to... Read more

Flyers to host 2014 NHL entry draft

Friday, June 22, 2012, 4:10 PM
The Flyers will host the 2014 NHL entry draft at the Wells Fargo Center, the league announced Friday. It will be first time the draft will be held in Philadelphia. "We are truly excited to host the 2014 National Hockey League Entry Draft at the Wells Fargo Center," Comcast-Spectacor president Peter... Read more
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