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Emery in, Downie out tonight for Flyers

Sunday, January 12, 2014, 1:41 PM
NEW YORK -- Flyers goalie Ray Emery, who came in relief of Steve Mason to begin the third period in Saturday’s 6-3 loss to the visiting Tampa Bay Lightning, will start tonight against the New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden. Mason left with the Flyers trailing 5-3. Tampa Bay would score... Read more

For 'Globetrotters' (uh, Flyers), an odd type of loss

Saturday, January 11, 2014, 5:20 PM
It was a strange game at the Wells Fargo Center on Saturday afternoon — and not just because the Flyers suffered their first home loss in more than two months, dropping a 6-3 decision to Tampa Bay (see story). It was odd because the Flyers outshot the Lightning, 38-25, had nine fewer giveaways... Read more

Flyers have tough test against Lightning

Friday, January 10, 2014, 4:45 PM
The Flyers will have to beat an old nemesis, Tampa Bay, if they are going to increase their home winning streak to 11 straight Saturday afternoon. Over the last three-plus seasons, the Flyers are just 3-8-1 against the Lightning, and they have lost five of the last six meetings since Dec. 27, 2011... Read more

Flyers recall Tye McGinn from Adirondack Phantoms

Friday, January 10, 2014, 9:22 AM
As expected, the Flyers recalled left winger Tye McGinn from the AHL Phantoms on Friday to replace the injured Zac Rinaldo. Rinaldo was placed on the injured-reserve list; he is expected to miss six weeks with a high ankle sprain. During previous stints with the Flyers this season, McGinn, 23, scored... Read more

Flyers' Rinaldo sidelined 6 weeks

Thursday, January 9, 2014, 4:39 PM
Zac Rinaldo not only scored his first goal of the season in Wednesday's 3-1 win over Montreal, but the feisty winger suffered a left high-ankle sprain and will miss about six weeks, the club announced Thursday. Rinaldo, who has been getting time on the penalty kill lately, notched the first game-winning... Read more

Flyers' PK is also streaking

Thursday, January 9, 2014, 1:13 AM
The Flyers continued their dominance on the penalty kill Wednesday and it helped them defeat Montreal, 3-1, and increase their home winning streak to 10 games. The penalty kill was 4 for 4, and it has been successful in its last 19 kills over a six-game stretch. “We’re just sticking to... Read more

Concussion symptoms keep Flyers' Read sidelined

Wednesday, January 8, 2014, 8:02 PM
Flyers winger Matt Read has concussion symptoms and will be sidelined through the weekend — and perhaps longer — it was announced by general manager Paul Holmgren before Wednesday’s game against Montreal. Read appeared to take an elbow to the head in a 4-1 win in Calgary on Dec.... Read more

Flyers aim for 10th straight home win

Wednesday, January 8, 2014, 12:37 PM
The surging Flyers will host their old pal, Danny Briere, and the Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday night. The Flyers, coming off a 5-1 road trip, are trying to extend their home winning streak to 10 games for the first time since 2003. Look for goalie Steve Mason to face Montreal’s Carey Price... Read more

Flyers displaying comeback capability

Wednesday, January 8, 2014, 1:05 AM
NEWARK, NJ -- Confidence and composure are two of the main reasons why the Flyers have shown the ability to come back from third period deficits. The Flyers did it again in Tuesday’s 3-2 overtime win over the New Jersey. They trailed 1-0 entering the third period. This was the seventh time... Read more

Berube's take on the Olympics

Tuesday, January 7, 2014, 6:05 PM
NEWARK, NJ -- Flyers coach Craig Berube was naturally ecstatic about the five players on his team who earned Olympic berths and was cautious in his comments, but couldn’t hide his disappointment at the omission of Claude Giroux on the Canadian team. The Flyers who will be participating are right... Read more
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