Friday, November 27, 2015

Terry Murray takes job in Buffalo; Flyers still searching for assistants

Thursday, June 18, 2015, 5:04 PM
Terry Murray was hoping to be named an assistant with the Flyers, but instead took a similar post Thursday with Buffalo, joining new coach Dan Bylsma’s staff. The classy Murray has been a head coach with the Flyers, Washington, Florida and Los Angeles. He was a candidate to be a Flyers assistant... Read more

Last move of Timonen’s career: Skating with Cup

Tuesday, June 16, 2015, 8:51 AM
After his team's 2-0, title-clinching win over Tampa Bay on Monday night, Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews could have handed the Stanley Cup to one his many longtime teammates. Instead, in a classy move, he gave the famous trophy to a defenseman who had played for Chicago for all of four months... Read more

Ex-Flyer Timonen trying to end career as Cup champion

Monday, June 15, 2015, 12:39 AM
He wasn’t drafted until the 10th round, but he became a four-time NHL all-star and a five-time Olympian. And now, at age 40, former Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen could cap his superb career by becoming a Stanley Cup champion for the first time. Timonen, playing in his final season, and the... Read more

Flyers announce preseason schedule; Timonen in Chicago lineup

Wednesday, June 10, 2015, 1:09 PM
The Flyers announced their preseason schedule Wednesday, a seven-game slate that will include three games against the Islanders, two against the Devils and two against the Rangers. The schedule opens Sept. 21 with split squad games against the Islanders _ one at the PPL Center in Allentown, the other... Read more

Eichel outshines McDavid at scouting combine

Saturday, June 6, 2015, 10:41 PM
BUFFALO _ Erie Otters center Connor McDavid is considered a lock to be drafted No. 1 overall by Edmonton on June 26. But if the Oilers based their pick strictly on Saturday’s fitness testing at the NHL scouting combine here, they would select Boston University center Jack Eichel. Eichel, expected... Read more

Ex-Flyer Timonen sits (again), but Blackhawks rally past Lightning

Thursday, June 4, 2015, 12:52 AM
Earlier this week, former Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen said he was impressed at how his Chicago teammates always play with a sense of calmness. That best explains Chicago’s late comeback in a 2-1 win over host Tampa Bay on Wednesday night, giving the Blackhawks a 1-0 lead in the Stanley Cup... Read more

Flyers' draft pick improves with Chicago win; will Hakstol pursue Stafford?

Sunday, May 31, 2015, 1:20 AM
The fact that Chicago will meet Tampa Bay in the Stanley Cup Finals is a mixed bag for the Flyers. The good news: Because the Blackhawks reached the Finals Saturday with a 5-3 win over Anaheim, the Flyers will receive the maximum return in the Kimmo Timonen trade: second-round draft picks this year... Read more

Flyers sign another KHL player

Thursday, May 21, 2015, 11:37 AM
For the second straight day, the Flyers signed a player from Russia's KHL. They added speedy 5-foot-11, 188-pound free-agent right winger Aaron Palushaj, a Michigan native, on Thursday. Palushaj, 25, had played 68 NHL games earlier in his career. He split last season between two KHL teams, collecting... Read more

Flyers sign D-man from KHL

Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 12:44 PM
Flyers general manager Ron Hextall said he improved his crowded defense and its speed Wednesday by signing free-agent Yevgeni Medvedev, a three-time KHL all-star in Russia. The 6-foot-3, 187-pound Russian will be playing in the NHL for the first time after spending his career in the Russian Elite... Read more

Surprise, surprise: Flyers hire off-the-radar Hakstol as coach

Monday, May 18, 2015, 9:40 AM
There were lots of big-name coaches available, including Mike Babcock, Dan Bylsma and Todd McLellan. Instead, Flyers general manager Ron Hextall went with a relative unknown to most NHL fans, naming the University of North Dakota's Dave Hakstol as the franchise's 19th coach on Monday. Hakstol, 46... Read more
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