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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

Flyers' Giroux snubbed for Olympics

Tuesday, January 7, 2014, 11:28 AM
Flyers center Claude Giroux said it would be an honor if he was selected to represent Canada in the Olympics. “Obviously, everyone wants to represent their country,” he said the other day. But Giroux, stunningly, was snubbed when Canada announced its 25-player team on Tuesday. “Those... Read more

Voracek reunited with Jagr

Monday, January 6, 2014, 2:43 PM
Flyers winger Jake Voracek will be re-united with his boyhood idol, Jaromir Jagr. Both were among the players selected to the Czech Republic Olympic team Monday.They were Flyers teammates two years ago. Jagr, 41, now with the New Jersey Devils, will be on his FIFTH Olympic team; he helped the Czechs... Read more

For Flyers' Giroux, less ice time = more effectiveness

Monday, January 6, 2014, 12:20 AM
For Flyers center Claude Giroux, less is more. That is, less time on the ice means more production. And more victories. In the last three seasons, the Flyers are 49-23-3 when Giroux plays under 21 minutes per game, according to stats provided by the team. They are just 39-41-12 when he plays 21... Read more

Injury-plagued Flyers juggle lines

Saturday, January 4, 2014, 1:35 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. _ Injured wingers Michael Raffl and Matt Read will not play Saturday night against Phoenix, causing coach Craig Berube to juggle his lines. Read, who has an upper-body injury, skated briefly and then left the ice in the morning because he was not feeling well. Raffl (concussion) skated... Read more

Doan cleared to face Flyers

Friday, January 3, 2014, 3:50 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. _ Phoenix Coyotes captain Shane Doan is returning just in time to face the Flyers on Saturday night. The Coyotes announced Friday that Doan had been cleared to play. The 37-year-old center was diagnosed with Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever in December and hasn't played since Dec. 4. Phoenix... Read more

Raffl suffers concussion in Flyers' loss

Friday, January 3, 2014, 3:11 AM
DENVER — The Flyers dropped a 2-1 decision in Colorado on Thursday night, but the bigger loss was an injury to Michael Raffl, the impressive rookie winger who has jump-started the team's top line. Raffl suffered a concussion when he was checked into the boards by Gabriel Landeskog with about... Read more
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