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Another setback for hard-luck Bourdon

Saturday, February 22, 2014, 1:02 PM
Defenseman Marc-Andre Bourdon has concussion issues from banging his head into the glass during a recent game and is out of the Phantoms’ lineup indefinitely, Adirondack coach Terry Murray confirmed after his team’s morning skate Saturday in Voorhees. Earlier this season, Bourdon spent... Read more

These Flyers want NHL at the 2018 Olympics

Friday, February 21, 2014, 2:45 PM
Jake Voracek and Andrej Meszaros, two of the five Flyers who played in the Olympics, returned to the team’s Voorhees practice facility Friday and said they had an amazing experience in Sochi, Russia. Both said they hope the NHL sends its players to South Korea for the 2018 Olympics. The NHL... Read more

Finns, Timonen fall to Sweden, 2-1

Friday, February 21, 2014, 9:24 AM
Defenseman Kimmo Timonen, the last Flyer playing in the Olympics, and Finland dropped a hard-fought 2-1 decision to Sweden in Friday's semifinals. Sweden, 5-0 in the tourney, will play Canada in Sunday's gold-medal game at 7:00 a.m. Eastern, after Canada shut out the United States in the other semi... Read more

Flyers' Read: 'Playoff mentality right off the hop'

Thursday, February 20, 2014, 1:58 PM
The Flyers have done an admirable job overcoming an awful start and putting themselves in the thick of the playoff race. But with just six points separating the second- and seventh-place teams in the Metropolitan Division, there is little margin for error in the final 23 regular-season games. The third-place... Read more

Timonen, ex-Flyers help Finland reach semis

Wednesday, February 19, 2014, 10:01 AM
Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen had an assist and helped Finland jolt host Russia on Wednesday, 3-1, to advance into the Olympic semifinals. Two former Flyers defensemen _ Lasse Kukkonen and Ossi Väänänen _ also contributed as Finland moved into Friday's semifinals against top-seeded... Read more

2 Flyers left in Olympics; practice resumes in Voorhees

Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 11:51 PM
And then there were two. Winger Jake Voracek (Czech Republic) and defenseman Kimmo Timonen (Finland) are the only Flyers remaining in Olympic competition after the results of Tuesday’s pre-quarterfinals. Voracek has an assist as the Czechs eliminated Slovakia, 5-3. Flyers defenseman Andrej... Read more

Flyers' Raffl lifts Austria; pre-quarterfinals set

Sunday, February 16, 2014, 7:05 PM
Michael Raffl, the Flyers' blossoming rookie winger, scored what proved to be the game-winning goal in Sunday's Olympic action, lifting Austria to a 3-1 win over Norway. It was the first goal of Raffl's Olympic career. Raffl's teammate, Michael Grabner (Islanders), had a pair of goals and has a tournament-high... Read more

Flyers' Voracek leads Czech Republic to win

Friday, February 14, 2014, 5:15 PM
Flyers right winger Jake Voracek made his first-ever Olympic goal extra special on Friday. Voracek's goal proved to be the game-winner as the Czech Republic rallied past Latvia, 4-2. Former Flyer Jaromir Jagr had his second goal in as many Olympic games this year; he has nine goals and 22 points... Read more

Flyers' Streit helps Swiss win Olympic opener

Wednesday, February 12, 2014, 9:49 PM
Defenseman Mark Streit, who has 10 points in his last 14 games with the Flyers, set up the game’s lone goal in the final seconds of regulation as Switzerland defeated Latvia, 1-0, on Wednesday. Streit played a game-high 22:58 and fed Simon Moser for the game-winner with 7.9 seconds remaining... Read more

Emery getting start Sat. for Flyers?

Friday, February 7, 2014, 1:20 PM
Flyers coach Craig Berube said there was a chance that backup goalie Ray Emery would start Saturday's 1 p.m. game against visiitng Calgary, which has won six of its last seven. The Flyers will take a three-game winning streak into Saturday. Steve Mason, who had a cramp in his left leg but stayed... Read more
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