Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Kimmo Timonen: 'Slim chance' the Flyers defenseman returns

Thursday, September 18, 2014, 5:12 PM
Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen, in his first public comments since he was diagnosed with blood clots in his lungs and right leg in early August, admitted that his career is hanging by a thread. “My desire is that I want to play, but the chance of me playing is really slim. That’s the... Read more

Powe returns to his roots, trying to win job with Flyers

Thursday, September 18, 2014, 12:31 AM
Darroll Powe has come full circle. The 29-year-old center, known for his relentless defense and his hustle, has returned to the organization that signed him as a free agent in 2007 and started him on his NHL path. In the off-season, Powe signed a free-agent contract with the Flyers’ AHL farm... Read more

Flyers to face Phantoms in Allentown

Wednesday, September 17, 2014, 12:13 PM
The Flyers will play a 5 p.m. exhibition game against their top farm team, the AHL Lehigh Valley Phantoms, on Saturday, Sept. 27 in Allentown. The Phantoms are playing in a new state-of-the-art arena, the PPL Center. Tickets will go on sale Friday, and are available starting at $10 for upper-bowl... Read more

Flyers' rookies whip Capitals, 3-0

Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 5:08 PM
Defensemen Travis Sanheim and Shayne Gostisbehere showed exceptional poise with the puck. Sam Morin, another defenseman, threw his weight around and decisively won a fight, and goalie Anthony Stolarz, in his first game since off-season hip surgery, was solid in the net. That, and goals by Petr Straka... Read more

Flyers president Paul Holmgren wins award

Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 11:33 AM
Flyers president Paul Holmgren and NHL executive Bill Daly were named recipients of the 2014 Lester Patrick Trophy on Tuesday for outstanding service to hockey in the United States. The award, one of the most prestigious in hockey, was presented to the National Hockey League by the New York Rangers... Read more

Eye-opening Flyers line will be featured vs. Caps rookies

Monday, September 15, 2014, 2:24 PM
Scott Laughton, Taylor Leier, Nicolas Aube-Kubel. They may not make much of an impact with the Flyers this season, but the three forwards _ players who have been on the same eye-opening line during rookie camp _ could be household names down the road. That’s the Flyers’ hope, anyway. The... Read more

Flyers' Snider talks about beating cancer, upcoming season, fighting impatience

Saturday, September 13, 2014, 4:33 PM
Flyers chairman Ed Snider happily announced he has beaten cancer, and then talked about a variety of issues _ past and present _ in a far-ranging question-and-answer session with the media at rookie camp Saturday. Here goes: On the team being hamstrung by salary-cap constraints in the off-season: “There’s... Read more

Flyers give input on rules changes

Friday, September 12, 2014, 4:32 PM
The NHL made 10 rule changes Thursday, but Flyers captain Claude Giroux daydreamed about a couple of others he wished the league had implemented. “Smaller equipment for goalies and bigger nets,” he cracked after working out at the Skate Zone Friday with the other Flyers veterans. Increasing... Read more

Sweeping rule changes in NHL this season

Thursday, September 11, 2014, 6:58 PM
When NHL teams begin a new season next month, there will be sweeping rule changes, the league announced Thursday. No, the league isn't eliminating shootouts (though many of us would be in favor of it), but it is getting rid of of the spin-o-rama move in shootouts and penalty shots. The other changes: ... Read more

Flyers' vets report early; White will miss camp

Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 12:37 PM
Even though the Flyers’ veteran camp doesn’t start until Sept. 19, several of the players have already started skating and working out at the Skate Zone in Voorhees. “I got here yesterday and thought I’d be one of the first ones here,” defenseman Andrew MacDonald said... Read more
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