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Timonen's blood clots not all gone; future in question

Saturday, January 17, 2015, 12:25 PM
BUFFALO _ Kimmo Timonen's blood clots have cleared from his lungs but not his legs, and it is still questionable whether the Flyers' veteran defenseman will be able to play again. GM Ron Hextall relayed the doctor's medical report Saturday in Buffalo; he said Timonen was still optimistic about playing... Read more

Snider still clinging to hope on Flyers' season; Timonen may get test results Sat.

Saturday, January 17, 2015, 1:22 AM
The Flyers, coming off consecutive shutout losses, are 13 points out of the Eastern Conference’s last playoff spot with 37 games left. Ed Snider’s head probably tells him to forget about this year, that’s it’s time to rebuild and look to the future. His heart, however, tells... Read more

Flyers insist the season is not over

Thursday, January 15, 2015, 11:38 PM
What else are they supposed to say? The Flyers kept inferring that this season isn’t over even though their play suggested otherwise during Thursday’s after a dispiriting 4-0 loss to the visiting Vancouver Canucks. That came on the heels of a Wednesday’s 1-0 loss at Washington. Depending... Read more

Rinaldo anxious to return to the Flyers lineup

Thursday, January 15, 2015, 6:06 PM
Flyers forward Zac Rinaldo is looking to make the most of his return to the lineup. With Scott Laughton out with an upper body injury suffered during Wednesday’s 1-0 loss in Washington, Rinaldo will play on a line with Sean Couturier and Matt Read in tonight’s game at the Wells Fargo Center... Read more

Flyers' Laughton expected to be sidelined after jarring hit

Thursday, January 15, 2015, 2:09 AM
WASHINGTON _ The Flyers should know more Thursday about the condition of rookie center Scott Laughton. Laughton _ and his helmet _ went flying after he was leveled in the open ice by Matt Niskanen’s jarring second-period hit during Washington’s 1-0 victory Wednesday night. Niskanen weighs... Read more

Flyers' Zepp gets start over Emery (again)

Wednesday, January 14, 2015, 1:02 PM
WASHINGTON _ Rob Zepp will make his second straight start Wednesday when he faces the surging Washington Capitals. Zepp is 2-0 with an .885 save percentage, and the Flyers have scored a total of 11 goals in his two starts. In his first victory last month, he became the oldest goalie (33) to win... Read more

Snider ("Just call me Ed") saluted by Hockey News

Tuesday, January 13, 2015, 3:15 PM
In its annual listing of the top 100 people of power and influence in hockey, the Hockey News named Ed Snider No. 9 on Tuesday. Snider is chairman of Comcast-Spectacor, the Flyers’ parent company. Gary Bettman, the NHL commissioner, was named No. 1 for the 10th time in the last 13 years, while... Read more

Colaiacovo returning to Flyers' lineup; Coburn out 4 weeks

Tuesday, January 13, 2015, 12:31 PM
After being a healthy scratch the last 26 games, veteran Carlo Colaiacovo will return to the Flyers' lineup Wednesday in Washington. Colaiacovo, a puck-moving defenseman, will replace Braydon Coburn, who will be sidelined for four weeks with a suspected broken left foot, Colaiacovo, who turns 32... Read more

Coburn injured in Flyers' win; Emery happy for Zepp

Tuesday, January 13, 2015, 12:41 AM
After being relatively healthy on the blue line for most of the season, the Flyers suffered their second injury to a key defenseman in the last three games Monday. Braydon Coburn injured his left foot — the one he broke on opening night in Boston — when he blocked Nikita Kucherov’s... Read more

Surprise: Zepp starting for Flyers tonight

Monday, January 12, 2015, 11:23 AM
In a surprise move, 33-year-old goalie Rob Zepp, just recalled from the AHL Phantoms, will make the second start of his career Monday night against visiting Tampa Bay. "I liked his game in Winnipeg, liked his energy," said coach Craig Berube, referring to a 4-3 overtime win last month. "We're going... Read more
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