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Archive: April, 2011

And the Flyers-Bruins winner is...

Saturday, April 30, 2011, 8:37 AM
The Flyers and Boston Bruins will meet in the intriguing Eastern Conference semifinals, which start Saturday afternoon at the Wells Fargo Center. The Flyers, of course, made history last year against the Bruins, becoming the first team to overcome a three-games-to-none series deficit _ and a 3-0 deficit... Read more

Rematch set with Boston; Carter should return

Wednesday, April 27, 2011, 2:21 PM
It's on. The Boston Bruins have been waiting nearly a year to pay back the Flyers for their humiliating collapse last season. Now, they will get the chance, setting up The Rematch with a clutch vistory Wednesday. Thanks to a 4-3 overtime win over visiting Montreal, Boston moves into the Eastern... Read more

Video: Sam Carchidi on Flyers-Sabres Game 7

Wednesday, April 27, 2011, 2:38 AM
Sam Carchidi recaps the Flyers' surprisingly easy 5-2 Game 7 win over the Buffalo Sabres at the Wells Fargo Center. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our app for iPhone and Android. Download it here. Read more

Flyers show their character, experience in romp

Wednesday, April 27, 2011, 12:10 AM
In the end, the Flyers' experience and depth were the difference as they defeated the visiting Buffalo Sabres Tuesday night, 5-2, and won the Eastern Conference quarterfinals, four games to three. The win made the Flyers 6-1 in elimination games over the last two seasons. "I think that our experience... Read more

Bob will be Boosh's backup; Lappy nominated for award

Tuesday, April 26, 2011, 11:00 AM
For the first time since he struggled in Game 2, Flyers rookie Sergei Bobrovsky will dress for the Eastern Conference quarterfinals against visiting Buffalo. He willl serve as Brian Boucher's backup Tuesday for Game 7. Peter Laviolette got the goalie decision right this time. The Flyers are 8-6 (5-3... Read more

Laviolette talks before Game 7

Tuesday, April 26, 2011, 6:55 PM
Video: Flyers coach Peter Laviolette spoke before Game 7 against the Buffalo Sabres about tonight's matchup and Ian Laperriere's nomination for the Masterton Award. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download it here. Read more

Sabre's 'personal' comments spur Flyers; Richards not suspended

Monday, April 25, 2011, 6:29 AM
BUFFALO -- If the Flyers win this pulsating series, they may thank Buffalo's Patrick Kaleta for the inspiration. During Sunday's game, Kaleta reportedly made comments to Danny Briere and Scott Hartnell about their divorces. All Briere would say was that a Sabre "crossed the line" with "personal"... Read more

Leighton shelled, replaced by Boosh

Sunday, April 24, 2011, 3:25 PM
BUFFALO _ Flyers goalie Michael Leighton, who started one NHL game this season, allowed three goals on seven first-period shots and was replaced by Brian Boucher at the start of the second period Sunday afternoon in Buffalo. Trailing 3-1, the Flyers got even on second-period goals by James van Riemsdyk... Read more

Game 6 goalie? Boosh-rovsky-ton?

Saturday, April 23, 2011, 12:19 AM
UPDATE: At Saturday's practice, Chris Pronger again skated and took slap shots, but the Flyers would not say if he would play Sunday. Jeff Carter and Andreas Nodl did not practice and are expected to miss Sunday's game. Coach Peter Laviolette would not announce Sunday's goalie. * * * * So who starts... Read more

Pronger is out; Lavy responds to Ruff

Friday, April 22, 2011, 11:52 AM
Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger will not play tonight in Game 5 against Buffalo at the Wells Fargo Center. The series is tied at two games apiece. The Flyers will be without their best defesneman and their leading scorer, Jeff Carter (36 goals in regular season), who is sidelined with a knee injury... Read more
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