Thursday, October 8, 2015

Couturier sidelined as Flyers face Rangers

Monday, September 28, 2015, 10:47 AM
NEW YORK - Sean Couturier, penciled in as the Flyers' second-line center, missed the preseason game Monday against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. According to Flyers general manager Ron Hextall, Couturier is day-to-day with an upper-body injury and should be ready for the Oct. 8 opener... Read more

Flyers send Gostisbehere, Cousins, Hagg to Phantoms; roster at 26

Saturday, September 26, 2015, 11:35 AM
Defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere, who scored three goals in his three preseason games, center Nick Cousins, and defenseman Robert Hagg were sent to the AHL Phantoms on Saturday as the Flyers reduced their roster to 26 players. Gostisbehere, 22, was limited to seven games _ five with the Phantoms, two... Read more

Miffed Brayden Schenn plays with chip on shoulder, keys Flyers' win

Saturday, September 26, 2015, 12:41 AM
Earlier this week, Flyers right winger Brayden Schenn, despite scoring goals in each of his first two preseason games, didn’t exactly get a ringing endorsement from general manager Ron Hextall or new coach Dave Hakstol. “I think he’s been OK,” Hextall said on Thursday. Hakstol... Read more

Flyers' Scott Laughton aims to stay

Friday, September 25, 2015, 1:44 AM
Unless Vinny Lecavalier is traded or a center is injured, Scott Laughton figures to be sent down to the AHL Phantoms at some point during training camp. But the 6-foot-1, 190-pound Laughton, the team’s No. 1 pick (20th overall) in 2012, is doing his best to remain with the NHL team. Nine-plus... Read more

Porter still in running for spot with Flyers

Thursday, September 24, 2015, 1:44 PM
Gritty left winger Chris Porter, who has been on a line with center Scott Laughton and right winger Brayden Schenn during training camp, is still in the running for a spot with the Flyers. "I'm just trying to go out there and play with speed and physicality," Porter, 31, said after practice Thursday... Read more

Flyers slice roster to 35; 4 first-round picks sent down

Wednesday, September 23, 2015, 12:10 PM
The ax came quicker than expected for some of the Flyers' top prospects Wednesday, most notably four former first-round draft selections: right winger Travis Konecny, and defensemen Ivan Provorov, Sam Morin and Travis Sanheim. Konecny, Provorov and Sanheim were returned to their respective junior... Read more

Flyers' Medvedev breaking through the (language) barrier

Tuesday, September 22, 2015, 12:54 PM
Flyers defenseman Evgeny Medvedev is making a smooth transition to the NHL _ on and off the ice. The 33-year-old Russian, a four-time KHL all-star, played solidly and contributed an assist as the Flyers beat the Islanders, 5-3, in a preseason split-squad game Monday in Allentown. He was paired with... Read more

Lecavalier's 'Redemption Line' off to impressive start for Flyers

Tuesday, September 22, 2015, 9:33 AM
ALLENTOWN _ The Flyers’ newly formed Redemption Line _ Vinny Lecavalier centering Sam Gagner and R.J. Umberger _ was extremely effective in a 5-3 preseason win over the New York Islanders at the PPL Center on Monday. Lecavalier had a power-play goal, and the line combined for 10 of the Flyers’... Read more

Simmonds: Flyers ready to 'throw out hits' as preseason starts Mon.

Monday, September 21, 2015, 10:20 AM
After three days of intense, fast-paced action at their Voorhees training camp, the Flyers will open their exhibition season with a pair of split-squad games Monday night in Allentown and Brooklyn. Both games are against the New York Islanders, and the Flyers are anxious to get the Dave Hakstol era... Read more

Flyers welcome 3-on-3 OT format; VandeVelde scores winner

Sunday, September 20, 2015, 12:07 PM
If the Flyers' three-on-three overtime scrimmage on Sunday is any indication, the pace of the new format is going to be frenetic. Chris VandeVelde scored the game-winner in OT before another big crowd in Voorhees. Teams will play a five-minute three-on-three OT this season. If no team ends the game... Read more
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