Friday, December 26, 2014

Flyers GM Ron Hextall hopeful Steve Mason can return soon

Tuesday, December 23, 2014, 12:45 PM
Flyers general manager Ron Hextall said Tueday afternoon that the team hopes injured goaltender Steve Mason can get back on the ice to practice in Nashville, though he won't play in that game. Hextall said there's no finite answer for when Mason returns, but after a battery of tests, Hextall doesn't... Read more

Emery or Zepp tonight in Winnipeg?

Saturday, December 20, 2014, 11:03 PM
(UPDATE:) Rob Zepp will make his NHL debut for the Flyers in Winnipeg tonight. ------------------- TORONTO — Joffrey Lupul lofted the first goal over Ray Emery’s shoulder. Then, less than a minute later, James van Riemsdyk poked another one over the goal line. Before 12 minutes elapsed... Read more

Steve Mason ruled out for at least this weekend

Friday, December 19, 2014, 12:09 PM
Michael Del Zotto was finishing a routine, three-on-three battle drill below the circles in practice on Friday with partner Carlo Colaiacovo. He fired a shot on Steve Mason and turned around to skate out of the zone so the next group could enter the drill. It never resumed. Everyone on the ice was... Read more

Flyers chat with Frank Seravalli

Friday, December 19, 2014, 8:17 AM
Join Frank Seravalli of the Daily News as he takes your questions about the the Flyers in a live chat at 1 p.m. Friday. Read more

Berube and Lecavalier could hit 'reset' button

Wednesday, December 17, 2014, 2:13 PM
After 19 days and seven games stewing as a healthy scratch, Craig Berube finally seems willing to hit the reset button with veteran forward Vinny Lecavalier. Berube would not totally commit to the lineup change for Thursday night’s seemingly must-win game against Florida, but hinted at the possibility... Read more

Vinny Lecavalier likely to sit on Tuesday again against Lightning

Monday, December 15, 2014, 10:58 AM
Embattled Flyers forward Vinny Lecavalier returned to practice on Monday. The Flyers are facing Lecavalier’s old team, Tampa Bay, on Tuesday night at Wells Fargo Center - but it doesn’t appear he’ll be back in Craig Berube’s lineup. Lecavalier, 34, has been a healthy scratch... Read more

Flyers chat with Frank Seravalli

Thursday, December 11, 2014, 5:28 AM
Join Frank Seravalli of the Daily News as he takes you Flyers questions in a live chat, beginning Thursday at 11 a.m. Get the full Frequent Flyers experience at Read more

Ed Snider calls California trip a "turnaround" for Flyers

Sunday, December 7, 2014, 5:12 AM
LOS ANGELES — Flyers chairman Ed Snider conceded that maybe he was the good luck charm. After all, Snider spends much of his year at his Montecito, Calif., home and rarely misses a Flyers trip to Staples Center. The Flyers are a sparkling 8-1-1 in downtown Los Angeles since the building opened... Read more

Mind the Gap: Aggressive Defense Keys Flyers win over Los Angeles Kings

Sunday, December 7, 2014, 4:39 AM
LOS ANGELES — A shade over three minutes remained on the clock and the Flyers were in full panic mode. Three minutes seemed more like three hours. They were clinging to a one-goal lead, one that seemed any-shot-now away from becoming a tie game. Steve Mason had been under siege for the better... Read more

Trade coming for Flyers?

Friday, December 5, 2014, 3:51 AM
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — John Davidson said it best. The president of the Blue Jackets, one of three NHL teams below the Flyers in the standings, phoned owner John P. McConnell earlier this week to let him know there wouldn’t be any rash moves coming. “When you’re not winning... Read more
About this blog
Frequent Flyers is your home for news and analysis of all things orange and black. Reach Frank at

Frank Seravalli Daily News Staff Writer
Latest Videos:
Also on
Stay Connected