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Flyers inch toward higher draft pick; Luke Schenn sidelined

Saturday, March 21, 2015, 2:50 PM
EDMONTON, Alberta: Without playing Friday, the Flyers slightly increased their chances in the Connor McDavid Sweepstakes. With a 3-1 win in Buffalo on Friday, New Jersey slipped ahead of them in the standings, so the Flyers went from eighth to seventh in the draft race. If the season ended today,... Read more

Flyers' Mason deserved respect, not an early hook

Friday, March 20, 2015, 12:54 AM
CALGARY, Alberta _ The wheels are falling off on the Flyers’ season, though some might argue they came off a while ago. Frustrated, angry, and disappointed in their performance Thursday, they held a players-only meeting following their 4-1 loss in Calgary. Defenseman Luke Schenn said the meeting... Read more

Flyers face Flames and 'double threat' Gaudreau

Thursday, March 19, 2015, 3:39 AM
CALGARY, Alberta — When he was three years old, Johnny Gaudreau’s dad, Guy, learned there was one way to get his son to keep skating: Spread Skittles on the ice and allow him to pick them up and eat the sweet treats. Eighteen years later, the 5-foot-9, 150-pound Gaudreau — the Calgary... Read more

Flyers chat with Sam Carchidi

Thursday, March 19, 2015, 12:46 AM
The Inquirer's Sam Carchidi will taking all of your Flyers questions in a live chat, today at noon. Read more

Quinn to be honored; Cousins in Flyers' lineup

Tuesday, March 17, 2015, 2:29 PM
VANCOUVER _ When the Flyers play in Vancouver on Tuesday night, the late Pat Quinn _ who coached both teams _ will be honored in a pre-game ceremony in which Pat Quinn Way will be unveiled. The one-block street runs next to Rogers Arena. Bobby Clarke and Paul Holmgren, each whom played for Quinn... Read more

Flyers' Umberger will have surgery, miss rest of season

Saturday, March 14, 2015, 10:13 AM
For most of the season, Flyers winger R.J. Umberger has seemed slow and out of sync. The reason became clear Saturday. Umberger, 32, will undergo surgery Wednesday on his right hip and abdominal muscles, the Flyers announced. General manager Ron Hextall said Umberger had two cam lesions in his right... Read more

Hitchcock reaches milestone as Blues outlast Flyers

Friday, March 13, 2015, 3:35 AM
ST. LOUIS _ St. Louis coach Ken Hitchcock joined an elite group Thursday _ at his former team’s expense. The Blues outlasted the visiting Flyers in a shootout, 1-0, and Hitchcock became the fourth coach in NHL history to reach the 700-win plateau. He joined Scotty Bowman (1,244 wins) , Al Arbour... Read more

Berube says Flyers' leaders have done 'good job;' Hitchcock aims for No. 700

Thursday, March 12, 2015, 3:20 PM
ST. LOUIS _ Speaking to a group of reporters Wednesday, general manager Ron Hextall said he would have to “evaluate” the Flyers’ leadership group in the off-season because of the team’s “inconsistencies.” On Thursday, coach Craig Berube conceded that the Flyers... Read more

Flyers sign Cornell forward regarded as 'agitator'

Thursday, March 12, 2015, 2:24 PM
ST. LOUIS _ The Flyers signed 5-foot-10, 194-pound Cornell forward Cole Bardreau Thursday to a two-year entry-level deal that starts in 2015-16. Bardreau, 21,a native of Fairport, N.Y., recently completed a four-year career at Cornell. He fractured the C-7 vertebrae in his neck in 2013 and was nearly... Read more

Flyers' call-ups from Phantoms on hold

Thursday, March 12, 2015, 12:34 AM
ST. LOUIS — Last Thursday, the Flyers scored three third-period goals and jolted the gifted St. Louis Blues, 3-1. Playoff fever was in the Wells Fargo Center air. Remember? But the Flyers have lost three straight since that victory and fallen nine points behind Boston for the last Eastern Conference... Read more
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