Sunday, December 21, 2014

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

Flyers' Timonen making progress, will play in golf benefit

Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 7:49 PM
Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen, who will miss at least part of the season as he recovers from blood clots, is apparently making progress because it was announced Wednesday that he will be able to participate in the team’s benefit golf invitational Sept. 16. “We got the good news this week... Read more

Flyers' Del Zotto wants to 'prove people wrong'

Wednesday, August 6, 2014, 12:13 PM
After the most frustrating season of his NHL career, defenseman Michael Del Zotto will bring a resolute attitude to the Flyers. "It was a bit of humbling season," said Del Zotto, who was traded from the New York Rangers to Nashville in January, and was spurned in the free-agent market this summer... Read more

Flyers' developmental camp set; Prince honored

Monday, July 7, 2014, 3:37 PM
The Flyers' developmental camp, which will be held at the Skate Zone in Voorhees, will start Thursday and run for six consecutive days. The fifth day will be the Trial on the Isle next Monday in Stone Harbor. Some of the Flyers' top prospects will be attending, including the team's last three No... Read more

Flyers' Giroux apologizes for 'misguided attempt at humor'

Thursday, July 3, 2014, 6:41 PM
A day after he spent a night in jail for a bizarre incident at an Ottawa bar, Flyers captain Claude Giroux issued an apology Thursday. “I regret my actions on Canada Day and sincerely apologize to my fans, teammates and the Philadelphia Flyers organization for my misguided attempt at humor,”... Read more

Police: No charges expected in arrest of Flyers' captain

Wednesday, July 2, 2014, 11:09 AM
An Ottawa police officer said Wednesday he does not expect Flyers captain Claude Giroux to face any charges for a an alleged butt-grabbing incident on Tuesday night. Giroux spent Tuesday night in custody in an Ottawa jail cell, according to the Ottawa Sun. A police source confirmed that he was released... Read more

Flyers re-sign Ray Emery to one-year deal

Tuesday, July 1, 2014, 4:25 PM
While many of their Eastern Conference rivals got better, the cap-strapped Flyers were unable to make any major moves when the NHL free-agency period opened Tuesday, but they did re-sign goalie Ray Emery to be Steve Mason’s backup. Emery, who will be 32 when the season starts, signed a one-year... Read more
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