Thursday, December 25, 2014

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

Flyers give four qualifying offers, bypass on Heeter

Monday, June 30, 2014, 5:52 PM
The Flyers made qualifying offers Monday to four restricted free agents: forwards Jason Akeson and Tye McGinn, and defensemen Brandon Manning and Erik Gustafsson. The Flyers retained the right to match another team's offers to any of the players. Gustafsson has opted to sign with the KHL in Russia... Read more

Flyers director of scouting assesses the draft choices

Saturday, June 28, 2014, 6:55 PM
Here is what Flyers director of scouting Chris Pryor had to say about each of the six draft choices: 1st Round (17th overall) – Travis Sanheim, D, Calgary (WHL) 6-3, 189 lbs. Born March 29, 1996 in Elkhorn, Manitoba (age 18) Pryor: “He probably has talked to a few of our guys already... Read more

Flyers select 3 defensemen & 3 forwards

Saturday, June 28, 2014, 2:39 PM
The Flyers chose three defensemen and three forwards in Ron Hextall's first draft as general manager. There was a little more emphasis on speed and the Flyers continued to build their defensive depth in the system. The draft concluded with rounds 2-7 on Saturday at the Wells Fargo Center, the first... Read more

Flyers select teammate of 1st rounder in 6th round

Saturday, June 28, 2014, 1:00 PM
The Flyers selected their second player from the Calgary Hitmen of the Western Hockey League when they drafted center/wing Radel Fazleev in the sixth round (168th overall) of today's NHL draft. That is the same team as Flyers first round pick Travis Sanheim. An 18-year-old Russian, Fazleev had five... Read more

Flyers take Swedish LW in 5th round

Saturday, June 28, 2014, 12:31 PM
In the fifth round of today’s NHL draft, the Flyers have selected left wing Oskar Lindblom from Sweden. He played this past year on Brynas in the Swedish Elite League. Scouting reports list the 6-foot, 185 pound Lindblom as not being a particularly fast skater but won’t shy away from... Read more

Flyers take another D in 3rd round

Saturday, June 28, 2014, 12:08 PM
The Flyers continue to stockpile defenseman. In the third round (86th overall) of today’s NHL Draft, the Flyers picked defenseman Mark Friedman from the Waterloo Blackhawks of the United States Hockey League. Counting Friday’s first round pick Travis Sanheim, the Flyers have now selected... Read more

Flyers select Aube-Kubel in 2nd round

Saturday, June 28, 2014, 11:10 AM
The Flyers have selected center-wing Nicolas Aube-Kubel with their second round pick in today’s NHL Draft at the Wells Fargo Center. He was selected 48th overall. Aube-Kubel, who turned 18 last month, competed for Val d’Or of the Quebec Hockey League, where he had 22 goals and 31 assists... Read more
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