Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Flyers' Steve Mason excited to have Dillabaugh aboard; Provorov signs

Saturday, July 4, 2015, 12:25 AM
Flyers goalie Steve Mason had a great working relationship with his former goalie coach, Jeff Reese, and it sounds as if he will hit it off with his newest coach. Kim Dillabaugh, Los Angeles’ roving goalie instructor the last eight years, was officially named as Reese’s successor Friday... Read more

Flyers name goalie coach with L.A. ties to Hextall; sign RW McDonald

Friday, July 3, 2015, 12:34 PM
The Flyers finally made it official Friday and named Kim Dillabaugh as their goalie coach, as was reported last week. Dillabaugh, 37, spent eight seasons with Los Angeles, where he worked in a goaltender-development role for the club. Dillabaugh worked with Flyers general manager Ron Hextall when... Read more

Flyers' camp includes first-rounders Provorov, Konecny; another goalie signed

Thursday, July 2, 2015, 1:11 PM
The Flyers will get a look at their prospects, including recent first-round draft picks Ivan Provorov and Travis Konecny, when they hold their development camp next week at the Skate Zone in Voorhees and on the Stone Harbor beach. Thirty-three players will be in camp, which runs from Tuesday to Sunday... Read more

Cap woes prevent Flyers from making big free-agent splash

Thursday, July 2, 2015, 12:30 AM
As it turned out, adding center/winger Sam Gagner was the best the Flyers could do to upgrade their sagging offense. All because of cap woes. The Flyers have about $4.5 million in cap space and still need to re-sign restricted free agent Michael Del Zotto. The limited cap room is why they couldn’t... Read more

Flyers sign goalie Neuvirth as Mason's backup

Wednesday, July 1, 2015, 12:52 PM
The Flyers signed backup goalie Michal Neuvirth on Wednesday and gained an insurance policy in case starter Steve Mason has another injury-plagued season. Both goalies were selected in the 2006 draft. Neuvirth was chosen by Washington in the second round with the 34th overall pick, 35 slots before... Read more

Flyers retain Gagner; Watson, Brind'Amour going into team's Hall

Tuesday, June 30, 2015, 2:39 PM
Center Sam Gagner is staying with the Flyers and it seems like a low-risk, high-reward gamble. The Flyers' free-agency plans came into better focus Tuesday when they decided to retain Gagner, who was acquired Saturday from Arizona. Gagner, 25, has underachieved during his eight-year career but led... Read more

Flyers trade Zac Rinaldo; Chris Pronger elected to Hall of Fame

Monday, June 29, 2015, 4:01 PM
After a draft in which he was praised, Flyers general manager Ron Hextall made his second deal in three days Monday, sending feisty left winger Zac Rinaldo to Boston for a third-round pick in the 2017 draft. Almost immediately, the Twitter hashtag #InHexyWeTrust began trending in Philadelphia. Rinaldo... Read more

Gagner wants to remain with Flyers, says he has lots to prove

Sunday, June 28, 2015, 10:37 AM
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Center Sam Gagner, hoping for some stability for himself and his pregnant wife, wants to remain with the Flyers. General manager Ron Hextall is trying to figure out whether he wants Gagner to stay. Welcome to a bizarre chapter in shaping the Flyers' 2015-16 roster. The Flyers... Read more

Flyers nab goalies; Konecny receives honor

Saturday, June 27, 2015, 11:06 AM
SUNRISE, Fla. – The Flyers selected Swedish goalie Felix Sandstrom with their first pick (70th overall) in the third round of Saturday's draft at the BB&T Center. If healthy, Sandstrom is considered a gifted prospect who has the instincts to be a top-notch goalie. The 6-foot-2, 191-pound... Read more

Flyers' Hextall has terrific start to draft

Friday, June 26, 2015, 7:18 PM
SUNRISE, Fla. _ Give general manager Ron Hextall an "A" for his work during Friday's first round of the NHL draft. The Flyers got Ivan Provorov, a player who some scouts ranked as the top defenseman in the draft, and a much-needed speedy winger, Travis Konecny, at the BB&T Center. Provorov was... Read more
About this blog
Broad Street Bull is your place for the latest updates, trade rumors, and everything connected to the Philadelphia Flyers.

Sam Carchidi Inquirer Staff Writer
Marc Narducci Inquirer Staff Writer
Latest Videos:
Also on Philly.com:
letter icon Newsletter