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Archive: April, 2012

Flyers' comebacks weighing on Penguins?

Friday, April 13, 2012, 9:35 AM
PITTSBURGH _ Left winger Scott Hartnell said the Flyers are in the Penguins’ heads a little bit. The reason he feels that way? The Flyers are 6-1 at the Consol Energy Center since it opened two seasons ago. Oh, and the Flyers have spotted the Penguins at least a two-goal lead in the teams’... Read more

Flyers-Penguins: Game 2 reports

Friday, April 13, 2012, 7:40 PM
PITTSBURGH - The Flyers overcame an early 2-0 deficit and tied the game at 4-4 on Sean Couturier's goal with 2.8 seconds left in the second period. Heading into the third period, the Flyers also had shorthanded goals from Max Talbot and Claude Giroux. Giroux also had a power-play tally. It took all... Read more

Do Penguins lack Flyers' hunger?

Thursday, April 12, 2012, 12:33 PM
PITTSBURGH - Just left the Pittsburgh Penguins’ dressing room, where, surprisingly, there wasn’t a lot of anger coming from the players after their collapse in Game 1. Does that mean the even-keeled, veteran Penguins are focused? Or does that mean they don’t have the hunger that... Read more

Flyers chat with Sam Carchidi

Thursday, April 12, 2012, 7:12 PM
Join the Inquirer's Sam Carchidi as he takes your Flyers questions in a live chat, beginning Friday at 2:30 p.m. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

Briere ready to to go

Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 12:47 PM
PITTSBURGH _ After the morning skate, Flyers center Danny Briere was coy, saying he couldn’t answer any questions about whether he was playing in Game 1 on Wednesday night in Pittsburgh. His smile and the way he practiced, however, implied he was indeed playing. About an hour later, GM Paul... Read more

Flyers' win is one for the ages

Thursday, April 12, 2012, 12:16 AM
PITTSBURGH - It wasn’t as epic as their five-overtime win over the Penguins in the 2000 playoffs, and it didn’t have as much meaning as their 4-3 comeback victory in OT that jolted Boston in Game 7 of the 2010 conference semifinals. Still, the Flyers’ had-to-see-it-to-believe-it... Read more

And the series winner will be...

Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 9:12 AM
PITTSBURGH _ The Flyers and Penguins, arguably the NHL’s most fierce rivals, will open their delicious best-of-seven series in Pittsburgh on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Which team will win the series? Read on…. 5 REASONS WHY THE FLYERS COULD WIN: - Goalie Ilya Bryzgalov continues the... Read more

Flyers stun Pens in OT

Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 7:26 PM
PITTSBURGH -- One word: Wow. The Flyers, a.k.a. the Comeback Kids, overcame an early 3-0 deficit and stunned the Pittsburgh Penguins, 4-3, in overtime on Wednesday. Jakub Voracek scored the game-winner early in OT in the opener of the series. This was such a gut-wrenching loss for Pittsburgh that... Read more

Camden aquarium to rename penguins after Flyers

Wednesday, April 11, 2012, 5:48 PM
In recognition of the playoff series between the Flyers and Pittsburgh, the Adventure Aquarium in Camden is renaming all of its penguins after current Flyers. The Penguins, uh, penguins, will display their new names in what was formerly known as “Penguin Island," in the aquarium, complete with... Read more

Flyers-Pens: Youth vs. vets

Tuesday, April 10, 2012, 1:02 PM
The Flyers have a lot more inexperience than the Pittsburgh Penguins, but they don't see that as a detriment in their forthcoming best-of-seven series. Flyers rookies played in 445 games this season, compared to 63 for the Penguins. "I think it's an advantage," rookie winger Zac Rinaldo said after... Read more
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