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Archive: November, 2009

Flyers try to rebound vs. Phoenix; Emery getting start

Saturday, November 21, 2009, 11:35 AM
It'll be interesting to see how the Flyers respond to Friday night's demoralizing 6-3 loss in San Jose. Tonight, they'll meet Scottie Upshall and the Phoenix Coyotes at 8 p.m. It'll be the first meeting between the teams since Upshall was swapped for Dan Carcillo, a fan favorite in Phoenix, last season... Read more

Statement game for Flyers; want chance to attend Winter Classic?

Friday, November 20, 2009, 1:45 PM
SAN JOSE, Calif. _ Before the season, I picked San Jose and Washington to play in the Stanley Cup Finals. But, it wouldn't be so far-fetched to imagine a Flyers-Sharks matchup, either. That's why tonight's 10 o'clock matchup between the Flyers and host San Jose could have long-range implications... Read more

Boucher solid as Flyers outlast Kings

Thursday, November 19, 2009, 1:59 AM
LOS ANGELES _ Brian Boucher's second start of the season didn't start out well last night. With 5:07 left in the first period, Jarret Stoll's shot from near the right sideboards somehow got between Boucher's skate and the right post, giving the Los Angeles Kings a 1-0 lead. "I don't know what... Read more

Boucher to face depleted Kings; Gretzky returning to L.A.?

Wednesday, November 18, 2009, 3:27 PM
LOS ANGELES - Flyers coach John Stevens, who guards his goalie decision like it's a state secret, has decided to give Brian Boucher his second straight of the season tonight in Los Angeles. Boucher will be facing a Kings attack that will be depleted because left winger Ryan Smyth is out for four weeks... Read more

Schultz gives heartfelt speech; Giroux move works

Monday, November 16, 2009, 8:12 PM
Dave Schultz gave a heartfelt speech when he went into the Flyers' Hall of Fame prior to Monday's game against New Jersey at the Wachovia Center. Here it is: “I left 33 years ago, and I am coming back to stay. Thank you to the people that voted for me so that I could receive this great honor... Read more

Does Schultz belong in Flyers' Hall of Fame?

Saturday, November 14, 2009, 11:29 AM
Dave Schultz, who epitomized the Broad Street Bullies' era in the mid 1970s, will be inducted into the Flyers’ Hall of Fame before Monday’s game against New Jersey at the Wachovia Center. Is the honor justified? That was the hot debate in the press box the other day, and the answers were... Read more

Carter helps Flyers pull away from Ottawa

Friday, November 13, 2009, 12:25 AM
Jeff Carter has only two goals in his last 11 games, but the center is showing his value in other areas. Never was that more evident than Thursday, when Carter's two assists helped the streaking Flyers break away from a tight game and defeat the Ottawa Senators, 5-1, at the Wachovia Center. The Flyers... Read more

Bartulis recalled; Emery ready to face ex-team

Monday, November 9, 2009, 3:45 PM
The Flyers recalled Oskars Bartulis from the Adirondack Phantoms Monday, and the 6-foot-2, 195-pound defenseman is expected to be in the lineup Thursday against Ottawa. The Flyers are short on defensemen because of injuries to Ryan Parent (groin) and Ole-Kristian Tollefsen (concussion). Parent skated... Read more

Flyers' win one of season's best

Friday, November 6, 2009, 11:35 PM
The Flyers' 5-2 win in Buffalo Friday was one of their most impressive of the young season. For one, they scored four goals (the fitfh was an empty-netter) against the league's hottest goalie, Ryan Miller, and defeated a Sabres team that was off to a 9-2-1 start. For another, they cruised to the... Read more

Flyers' flu update

Thursday, November 5, 2009, 12:03 PM
Two flu-stricken Flyers returned to the ice for Thursday's practice in Voorhees, but the team will still be shorthanded for Friday's game in Buffalo against the surprising Sabres. Five players missed practice Wednesday because of the flu. Of that group, Dan Carillo and Arron Asham returned Thursday... Read more
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