Friday, October 9, 2015

Tampa coach respects Flyers, Giroux

Thursday, October 8, 2015, 12:07 PM
TAMPA - Tampa Bay coach Jon Cooper, whose team won the Eastern Conference championship last season, has a lot of respect for his opening-night opponent, the Flyers. The teams will meet Thursday at Amalie Arena at 7:30. “Claude Giroux, to me, is a top-five player in the league; he’s just... Read more

L. Schenn in, Gudas out for Flyers

Wednesday, October 7, 2015, 11:56 AM
Much-maligned defenseman Luke Schenn will be in the Flyers' starting lineup Thursday for their opener in Tampa. Schenn was with the since-demoted Andrew MacDonald on the fourth pairing for most of training camp, but he beat out Radko Gudas for the last defensive spot. A stay-at-home defender, Schenn... Read more

5 observations from Flyers camp

Tuesday, October 6, 2015, 9:56 AM
Observations from Flyers camp: 1. The fact that the Flyers put Andrew MacDonald on waivers Monday and plan to bench Sam Gagner, Vinny Lecavalier and Luke Schenn for their opener Thursday says this: The front office would like several do-overs. MacDonald, Lecavalier and Schenn are on then-GM Paul... Read more

Flyers place 'shocked' MacDonald on waivers; Laughton, Manning on team

Monday, October 5, 2015, 10:54 AM
It isn’t everyday that one of your highest-paid players is put on waivers, but that was the stunning move made by the Flyers with defenseman Andrew MacDonald on Monday. MacDonald, coming off a mistake-prone season, still has five years left on a six-year $30-million extension he signed in 2014... Read more

Couturier, Raffl ready for Flyers' opener; lines coming into focus

Saturday, October 3, 2015, 12:43 PM
Second-line center Sean Couturier and top-line left winger Michael Raffl, injured forwards who had been sidelined recently, practiced with the team Saturday and both said they would be ready to play in the Flyers’ opener Thursday in Tampa. Couturier missed the last three preseason games, Raffl... Read more

Flyers lose Porter on waivers to Wild

Thursday, October 1, 2015, 1:09 PM
Left winger Chris Porter, one of the top players at the Flyers' training camp, was plucked off waivers Thursday by the Minnesota Wild. Porter, 31, had two goals and an assist in four preseason games, and he lives in Minnesota and went to prep school there. He will be reunited with Wild star Zach Parise... Read more

Flyers look ragged in loss; Neuvirth injured

Thursday, October 1, 2015, 1:15 AM
The Flyers have just one more game before the real season begins, and they need a lot more work to grasp new coach Dave Hakstol’s system. They played raggedly in a 4-2 preseason loss to visiting New Jersey on Wednesday. The Flyers didn’t have enough attack time and seemed out of sync in... Read more

Flyers waive Porter, McDonald; Neuvirth starting Wed.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 12:18 PM
The Flyers waived wingers Chris Porter and Colin McDonald on Wednesday, and now have to cut just one more player to get their roster down to 23. Both are expected to clear waivers Thursday and be sent to the AHL Phantoms. GM Ron Hextall and coach Dave Hakstol must decide whether to keep seven or eight... Read more

Flyers chat with Sam Carchidi

Wednesday, September 30, 2015, 11:01 AM
Join the Inquirer's Sam Carchidi to talk about all the latest Flyers news and happenings in a live chat starting at 1 p.m. Wednesday. Read more

Hextall: None of Flyers' injuries serious

Tuesday, September 29, 2015, 1:41 PM
The Flyers have been hit by several injuries late in training camp, but general manager Ron Hextall said none were serious. Second-line center Sean Couturier and top-line left-winger Michael Raffl have upper-body injuries and did not practice Tuesday in Voorhees. Backup goalie Michal Neuvirth is also... Read more
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