The Idle Rich Archive: April, 2011

Flyers snooze, lose

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Another game, another goaltender yanked. If these are the Flyers, and this is the 2011 playoffs, it almost comes as a surprise when a goalie... Read more

Video: Three big answers

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Video: Every week, CineSport's Noah Coslov turns to the Daily News' Rich Hofmann to get the answers to the three biggest questions in Philadelphia... Read more

Why the Eagles will probably trade tonight

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The Eagles, you might have noticed, are about as antsy as any team on draft day. Because they're almost always good in the regular season,... Read more

Flyers crush Sabres in Game 7

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The nucleus of a sports team gets only so many chances to define itself. Injuries intervene. Pucks bounce oddly. A better opponent gets in... Read more

The magic of Game 7

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You do this long enough, you get to see a few things. Tonight will be the ninth time I have been in the arena when the Flyers played a Game... Read more

Was it over when the Germans bombed Pearl Harbor?

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Les Bowen warned me this morning, after reading my story out of Buffalo, that the emails would be coming soon. Years ago, he said he did what... Read more

Flyers force Game 7

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BUFFALO -- We have been talking about the Flyers and their goaltenders for a quarter-century now -- but maybe never more than now. Six games... Read more

Flyers comeback halted in OT

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At first, this was going to be a story about the disaster that was Brian Boucher’s night in the Flyers’ goal, and about how coach... Read more

Sabres even series

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BUFFALO -- It was a wild night and a wildly-entertaining game but, in the end, the Flyers lost their chance to do the stranglehold thing on... Read more

Boosh is back a winner

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BUFFALO -- The chanting started 30 seconds into the game, before Brian Boucher had even seen a shot, and it returned at times through the night... Read more