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Emery facing Kings; McGinn in for Downie

Monday, March 24, 2014, 11:37 AM
Ray Emery will be in the net Monday when the Flyers host the Los Angeles Kings. Flyers coach Craig Berube said he wanted to keep Emery sharp and give the surging Steve Mason a rest. Mason, who had a 2-0 win over the Kings earlier this season, has a 1.50 GAA and .948 save percentage in his last four... Read more

Ex-Flyers Carter, Richards return to WFC

Sunday, March 23, 2014, 7:30 PM
For the first time since they have been with the Los Angeles Kings, Jeff Carter and Mike Richards - forwards who used to be the faces of the Flyers - will play together as visitors at the Wells Fargo Center on Monday. "You see them off the ice in the summer, and it's almost like you want to get ready... Read more

Flyers' Raffl signs extension; Kings next

Saturday, March 22, 2014, 5:52 PM
Rookie forward Michael Raffl signed a two-year extension, the Flyers announced after their 4-1 win over St. Louis (see story) on Saturday. The 25-year-old Austrian will be paid a total of $2.2 million. Raffl, a speedy player who is also strong along the boards, spent a lot of the season as a left wing... Read more

Hitchcock: Flyers will be a 'bear in the playoffs'

Friday, March 21, 2014, 5:09 PM
Ken Hitchcock coaches the NHL’s best team, the St. Louis Blues, but he is leery of his surging opponent in Saturday’s matinee at the Wells Fargo Center. To Hitchcock, the Flyers are going to be an ultra-dangerous team when the playoffs roll around. “If I was in the East, I’d... Read more

Simmonds continues making trade a win for Flyers

Friday, March 21, 2014, 1:22 AM
The more you see Wayne Simmonds and Brayden Schenn, the more you understand why Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren sent captain Mike Richards to Los Angeles for the two forwards in a 2011 blockbuster trade. There were other unspoken reasons for the deal, but the bottom line is this: The Flyers were... Read more

Surging Flyers eye Dallas

Thursday, March 20, 2014, 12:59 AM
For the Flyers, Operation Playoff Push is in full swing. They are on a 10-2-1 run _ including three straight victories _ and will try to avenge a blowout loss when they host the Dallas Stars on Thursday. Dallas (32-25-11) has lost three straight and is two-points behind Phoenix for the last wild-card... Read more

On Giroux, MVP talk, and other Flyers musings

Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 1:51 AM
Ten thoughts from the Flyers’ thrilling 3-2 overtime win over the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks at the reverberating Wells Fargo Center on Tuesday: 1. Claude Giroux has put himself in the MVP talk. Sidney Crosby is the frontrunner, by far, but Giroux is in the conversation... Read more

Flyers goalie Emery (surprise, surprise) to face Chicago

Tuesday, March 18, 2014, 11:27 AM
In a surprising move, Ray Emery will start for the first time since Feb. 8 when the Flyers host the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday night. Flyers coach Craig Berube said he wanted to give Steve Mason a breather after starting him in eight straight games, including back-to-back... Read more

Mason, Flyers eye high-flying Penguins

Friday, March 14, 2014, 1:25 PM
Goalie Steve Mason has been with the Flyers less than a year, but he has a pretty good feel for the bitterness between his club and the Sidney Crosby-led Penguins. The teams will meet in a home-and-home series this weekend, starting with Saturday’s 1 p.m. matchup at the Wells Fargo Center. “I... Read more

Giroux, Crosby at center of Flyers-Penguins weekend

Thursday, March 13, 2014, 1:45 PM
Back in 2012, in a moment of post-game euphoria, then-Flyers coach Peter Laviolette called Claude Giroux the “best player in the world” after the center helped eliminate heavily favored Pittsburgh in the Stanley Cup playoffs. Since then, Laviolette has taken lots of criticism for that statement... Read more
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