Friday, December 19, 2014

5 reasons why Flyers fall under .500

Saturday, November 1, 2014, 11:29 PM
SUNRISE, Fla. — Five reasons why the Flyers are under .500 after dropping a 2-1 decision in Florida on Saturday night: 1. The power play was awful: 0 for 6, including a squandered five-on-three opportunity for 32 seconds in the third period. 2. Florida goalie Roberto Luongo (36 saves) was... Read more

Flyers' GM dishes praise as he sends down Gostisbehere

Saturday, November 1, 2014, 5:49 PM
SUNRISE, Fla. — Shayne Gostisbehere’s game is still growing on the ice. Off the ice, he is mature beyond his years. “I met with him a few hours ago and told him of our plan,” said Flyers GM Ron Hextall after announcing Saturday that the 21-year-old defenseman was being sent... Read more

Flyers' Mason eyes first win

Saturday, November 1, 2014, 10:24 AM
SUNRISE, Fla. _ The calendar has turned to November and, amazingly, Steve Mason is still searching for his first win of the season. Truth be told, the Flyers have not played well in front of Mason, and the 26-year-old goalie's stats (3.83 GAA, .878 save percentage) are misleading. Mason (0-3-1) will... Read more

Lecavalier, Mason in Flyers' lineup Sat.; Gostisbehere being sent down

Friday, October 31, 2014, 1:57 PM
SUNRISE, Fla. _ After missing seven games because of an injured left ankle, Vinny Lecavalier will return to the lineup Saturday in Florida against the Panthers. At Friday's practice, Lecavalier centered a line with R.J. Umberger and Wayne Simmonds, while Brayden Schenn dropped down to a line with... Read more

Flyers sign Colaiacovo attempting to bolster defense

Thursday, October 30, 2014, 11:00 PM
TAMPA — As expected, Brandon Manning replaced highly touted Shayne Gostisbehere in the Flyers’ ever-revolving defensive lineup Thursday night in Tampa Bay. After a slow start, Manning played well in the team’s 4-3 loss, but he may not be playing too many games for the Flyers in the... Read more

Manning in, Gostisbehere out for Flyers

Thursday, October 30, 2014, 12:49 PM
TAMPA _ Defenseman Brandon Manning will replace Shayne Gostisbehere when the Flyers play in Tampa Bay on Thursday night. The 6-foot-2, 208-pound Manning gives the Flyers more physicality than the 5-11, 170-pound Gostisbehere. "That was part of it, but again, I'm cautious with Ghost. (He's a) young... Read more

Emerging Raffl, Voracek spark Flyers past champs

Wednesday, October 29, 2014, 1:21 AM
The best unit on the Wells Fargo Center ice Tuesday wasn’t the Los Angeles Kings’ heralded “That ‘70’s Line” of Jeff Carter, Tanner Pearson and Tyler Toffoli. It was the sizzling Flyers’ line that has Claude Giroux centering Michael Raffl and Jake Voracek... Read more

Flyers' Emery to face Kings; Couturier's line braces for challenge

Tuesday, October 28, 2014, 11:30 AM
Saying he was staying with the hot goalie, Flyers coach Craig Berube announced that Ray Emery will start Tuesday night against the visiting Los Angeles Kings. Emery is 3-0-1 with a 2.60 GAA and .914 save percentage. In six career games against the Kings, he is 2-1-1 (one no-decision), a 1.70 GAA and... Read more

Carter, Richards, sizzling Kings face Flyers

Monday, October 27, 2014, 12:11 PM
The Flyers are hosting the streaking Los Angeles Kings _ and old pals Jeff Carter and Mike Richards _ at an inopportune time Tuesday night. Los Angeles (6-1-1) is coming off the first 6-0 homestand in its history. The Flyers (3-3-2) are also on a mini-roll, though they were fortunate to escape with... Read more

Gostisbehere's debut: Mixed bag in Flyers' win

Saturday, October 25, 2014, 11:31 PM
Playing in his first NHL game, swift-skating defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere had some good and bad moments during the Flyers’ 4-2 win over Detroit Saturday night at the Wells Fargo Center. Call it the expected case of growing pains. The player they call “Ghost,” played 12:27, including... Read more
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