Saturday, October 10, 2015

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

Forget the pundits, Snider says Flyers are playoff-bound

Saturday, September 19, 2015, 1:04 PM
Flyers chairman Ed Snider dropped by his team's training camp Saturday in Voorhees and reiterated what he told The Inquirer recently: He thinks his team - which most pundits predict will struggle mightily - will make major strides. "Quite frankly, I'm looking for big things," Snider said during a... Read more

Flyers welcome players to Camp Agony

Friday, September 18, 2015, 4:20 PM
New Flyers coach Dave Hakstol’s first day of training camp had a much higher pace and intensity level than a year ago. Welcome to Camp Agony. “It was tough overall _ the skating, the battling, the two-on-twos, three-on-threes,” right winger Jake Voracek said after camp opened in... Read more

5 camp issues Flyers face

Friday, September 18, 2015, 8:24 AM
As the Flyers open training camp Friday in Voorhees - sessions are at 9:45 a.m. and 1 p.m., and are free and open to the public - here are five issues that they face: 1. Fixing a penalty-killing unit that was one of the worst in the NHL last season. 2. Deciding whether it’s time bring in some... Read more

Ex-Flyer Simon Gagne retires, leaves lasting imprint

Tuesday, September 15, 2015, 11:40 AM
Left winger Simon Gagne, who spent 11 of his 14 NHL seasons with the Flyers, officially announced his retirement Tuesday. Gagne, 35, was one of the classiest players to ever play for the Flyers. He won a Stanley Cup with the Kings in 2012, and he played 23 games and scored three goals with the Bruins... Read more

Provorov, Konecny begin their Flyers journeys

Monday, September 14, 2015, 3:36 PM
Someday, defenseman Ivan Provorov and right winger Travis Konecny, players selected in the first round of June’s draft, might be the faces of the Flyers. That’s several years away. For now, the highly regarded rookies are in their first training camp, and they are hoping to impress the... Read more

Flyers' Giroux, Voracek ranked among NHL elite; Mason bypassed

Thursday, September 10, 2015, 10:36 PM
Flyers linemates Claude Giroux and Jake Voracek are ranked among the NHL’s best players in The Hockey News’ preseason top 50. Giroux is No. 18, sandwiched between Nashville’s Shea Weber (No. 17) and Anaheim’s Corey Perry (No. 19). A year ago, Giroux was ranked No. 9. Voracek... Read more

Danny Briere: He would have been a Flyers icon if...

Saturday, August 22, 2015, 2:21 PM
Center Danny Briere, the little guy with a heart twice his size, was deeply revered by Flyers fans because of his tenacity and because of the way he turned into Mr. Post- (Season) Man. Briere, 37, who announced his retirement Monday and ended a terrific 17-year career, was one of the most notable... Read more

Flyers to honor Briere early in season

Wednesday, August 19, 2015, 1:17 AM
The Flyers will honor fan favorite Danny Briere before their Oct. 27 home game against Buffalo. Briere, 37, announced his retirement Monday, ending a superb 17-year career that had stops with Phoenix, Buffalo, the Flyers, Montreal and Colorado. One of the NHL’s best playoff performers during... Read more

Danny Briere retires from NHL after 17 seasons

Monday, August 17, 2015, 10:26 AM
Ex-Flyers center Danny Briere, whose six seasons with the club included the most prolific playoff performance in franchise history, announced his retirement as a player Monday after a 17-year professional career that included 973 NHL games. “After taking a few weeks to think about it, it’s... Read more
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