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Flyers Injury Updates

Friday, December 23, 2011, 11:43 AM
Here are the following Flyers injury updates from general manager Paul Holmgren Brayden Schenn concussion). “Brayden skated and did his off-ice conditioning again today and has made good strides. Day to day.” Sean Couturier (head injury) “Sean skated today and did his off-ice conditioning... Read more

Stars' Ott blasts Lavy's 'arrogance'

Wednesday, December 21, 2011, 11:32 PM
UPDATE: As of late Thursday, the NHL still had not ruled on whether it would discipline Laviolette or Ott. * * * * . DALLAS _ Claude Giroux’s four-point night Wednesday in his return from a concussion was golden for the HBO cameras that are filming 24/7. But there were more theatrics. In... Read more

Thoughts on Giroux, Flyers; Bob starting

Wednesday, December 21, 2011, 10:14 AM
DALLAS _ Nobody asked me, but... If it's me, I err on the side of caution and do not play Claude Giroux until after Christmas. But it appears the gifted Flyers center will play Wednesday night in Dallas. Nothing official, but there were lots of hints yesterday that Giroux will center Jaromir Jagr... Read more

Giroux playing Wed. in Dallas?

Tuesday, December 20, 2011, 3:41 PM
DALLAS _ Claude Giroux didn’t rule out the possibility of returning to the lineup Wednesday night in Dallas. The Flyers’ star center had been sidelined with a concussion since Dec. 10 and has missed the last four games. Speaking to reporters after Tuesday’s practice at the American... Read more

Video: The icemen cometh to Citizens Bank Park

Monday, December 19, 2011, 11:26 PM
Ground work is under way for the upcoming Winter Classic showdown between the Flyers and New York Rangers on January 2 at Citizens Bank Park. Here's a report from staff photographer David Swanson. Read more

Giroux makes more progress; Walker in lineup Mon.

Monday, December 19, 2011, 3:39 PM
DENVER _ Star center Claude Giroux skated with the Flyers for the second straight day in Denver on Monday and continued to make strides in his recovery from a Dec. 10 concussion. Giroux skated for about 90 minutes total _ about an hour longer than the regulars _ and said he felt good. “It’s... Read more

So far, Bryz not the answer

Sunday, December 18, 2011, 2:58 PM
DENVER _ When the Flyers signed colorful Ilya Bryzgalov to a nine-year, $51 million deal in the summer, their goalie problems _ which had lasted more than two decades _ were supposedly settled. It hasn't happened. Bryzgalov, 31, has had some impressive streaks, going 5-0-1 with a 1.66 GAA average... Read more

Giroux practices with Flyers in Denver

Sunday, December 18, 2011, 5:09 PM
DENVER - For the first time since he suffered a concussion on Dec. 10, star center Claude Giroux practiced with the Flyers on Sunday. Giroux skated hard, but wore a yellow no-contact jersey at the Pepsi Center in Denver, where the Flyers will play on Monday night. “He looked good,” coach... Read more

Couturier Out With Head Injury

Saturday, December 17, 2011, 2:49 PM
The Flyers were again hit by the injury bug in Saturday's 6-0 loss to the Boston Bruiins at the Wells Fargo Center. The latest injury occurred during a disastrous first period. Not only were the Flyers outscored, 4-0 in the first period, but rookie center Sean Couturier was lost for the game after... Read more

Another Injury To Overcome

Saturday, December 17, 2011, 7:52 PM
Nobody has a more difficult job lately than Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren. One of his many duties is giving the updated injury status of his players. It’s a list keeps expanding and refuses to shrink. The latest addition was the head injury suffered by Sean Couturier in Saturday’s... Read more
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