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Archive: November, 2010

Bob deserves a break

Thursday, November 18, 2010, 2:11 PM
Rookie goalie Sergei Bobrovsky will make his 12th straight start Thursday when the Flyers play host to shorthanded Tampa Bay. It will be his 16th start in 20 games, putting him on pace to play 66 of the 82 regular-season games. After Thursday, the Flyers' next two games are against elite Eastern Conference... Read more

Offense sizzles, defense sleeps

Thursday, November 18, 2010, 11:53 PM
Fifteen Flyers were in the scoring column Thursday _ their most since a 1988 game in Detroit. Led by winger Nik Zherdev, five Flyers had at least two points, and six scored goals. So how did they manage to drop an 8-7 decision to shorthanded Tampa Bay at the Wells Fargo Center? The defense took... Read more

Bob's streak ends; Boosh should get Thurs. start

Wednesday, November 17, 2010, 1:31 AM
MONTREAL _ For one of the few times this season, Flyers rookie goalie Sergei Bobrovsky was outplayed on Tuesday. It wasn’t that “Bob” had a bad night; it was that Montreal’s Carey Price was spectacular, making 41 saves in the Canadiens’ 3-0 win at the Bell Centre. The... Read more

Flyers keep rolling, eye Montreal

Monday, November 15, 2010, 11:30 PM
The Flyers played one of their best all-around games of the season Monday as they defeated visiting Ottawa, 5-1, and raised their record to 9-0-1 in their last 10 games. The Flyers haven’t lost since they dropped a 2-1 decision in Columbus on Oct. 25. That was the night, you’ll recall... Read more

'Bob,' JVR expected to face Ottawa

Sunday, November 14, 2010, 7:02 PM
Goalie Sergei Bobrovsky is expected to make his 10th straight start Monday when the surging Flyers host the Ottawa Senators. How hot is the rookie they call “Bob?” Well, he has an 8-0-1 record with a 1.79 GAA and .944 save percentage in his last nine starts. Overall, the 22-year-old Russian... Read more

Carter agrees to 11-year contract extension

Saturday, November 13, 2010, 4:06 PM
The Flyers have called a 6 p.m. news conference to announce they have signed Jeff Carter to a long-term contract. TSN reported it is an 11-year deal for $58 million. More to come... Read more

'Bob' starting again; JVR working toward return

Thursday, November 11, 2010, 1:30 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. _ Sergei "Bob" Bobrovsky will make his eighth straight start Thursday when the Flyers visit the Carolina Hurricanes. Bobrovsky is 6-0-1 in his last seven starts, and overall he is 8-2-1 with a 2.19 GAA and .926 save percentage. He and Carolina 18-year-old center Jeff Skinner... Read more

It's all coming together for Flyers, Carter and PP

Friday, November 12, 2010, 1:14 AM
RALEIGH, N.C. _ The Flyers played almost a perfect game Thursday, but after their 8-1 romp past host Carolina, center Danny Briere said his team was too flat in the second period. You have to admire that kind of attitude. You have to admire how this team isn’t satisfied unless it plays a flawless... Read more

Leighton, Walker at Flyers' practice; Brindy to be honored

Wednesday, November 10, 2010, 3:43 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. _ Goalie Michael Leighton and defenseman Matt Walker appear to be recovering ahead of schedule. Both returned to the Flyers' practice here on Wednesday for the first time since their respective surgeries. Leighton, who had been practicing on his own, had back surgery Oct. 11 to repair... Read more

Homer acts swiftly, signs Giroux; Phantoms' coach canned

Monday, November 8, 2010, 7:32 PM
Give Paul Holmgren credit. The Flyers' GM moved swiftly and signed superstar-in-the-making Claude Giroux to a lucrative contract _ but one that won't break the bank. Giroux, a 22-year-old center who leads the Flyers with seven goals and 14 points, signed a three-year deal Monday for $11.25 million... Read more
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