Broad Street Bull Archive: January, 2011

Flyers give Holmgren three-year extension

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General manager Paul Holmgren will sign a three-year contract extension Tuesday, the Flyers confirmed. Holmgren, 55, is in his fifth season... Read more

Lots of positives as Flyers survive

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For the Flyers, there were lots of positives in their exciting 3-2 overtime win over visiting Washington on Tuesday. Consider: - Goalie... Read more

Briere fined; Shelley eyes Rangers rematch

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The Flyers and New York Rangers meet three more times this year, and you don't have to be a Fred Shero descendant to realize there might... Read more

Flyers being cautious with Pronger; Bob starting Fri.

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ATLANTA For the first time since he broke his right foot on Dec. 15, Chris Pronger skated with some Flyers teammates Friday in Atlanta. But... Read more

New-look D falters as Flyers fall

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BOSTON _ Boston's Tim Thomas and the Flyers' Brian Boucher have been two of the NHL's premier goalies this season. Thomas took a league'best... Read more

Briere answers all-star snub

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BUFFALO _ Danny Briere said his four-point night Tuesday wasn’t related to his all-star snub earlier in the day. For what it’s... Read more

'Bob' may get SuperSkills nod

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BUFFALO _ Flyers goalie Sergei Bobrovsky could be one of 12 rookies selected Tuesday to play in the NHL’s SuperSkills all-star competition... Read more

Give Holmgren credit for trying to improve Flyers

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(UPDATED: Langenbrunner dealt to Dallas.) NEWARK, N.J. _ Even though the Flyers didn't get Jamie Langenbrunner, give general manager Paul... Read more

Pronger to start skating; Briere issues warning

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The Flyers received good medical news on Wednesday: Chris Pronger, the heart of the team's defense, was cleared to start some light skating... Read more

Leighton clears waivers; Pronger healing nicely

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Flyers goaltender Michael Leighton cleared waivers Tuesday _ even the goalie-needy Islanders passed on him _ and was sent to the AHL Phantoms... Read more