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Archive: March, 2011

'Bob' gets the start vs. Penguins

Thursday, March 24, 2011, 11:08 AM
Flyers coach Peter Laviolette is giving rookie goalie Sergei Bobrovsky a chance to redeem himself. Bobrovsky will start Thursday against the Penguins. On Tuesday, Bobrovsky was yanked early in the second period after allowing three goals against Washington, which won, 5-4, in a shootout. Get exclusive... Read more

Pronger making progress; Bob or Boosh?

Wednesday, March 23, 2011, 1:39 PM
Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger was able to shoot the puck at practice Wednesday _ albeit not at full strength _ and continues to make progress as he recovers from surgery to his right hand. GM Paul Holmgren said he hopes to have Pronger back for the final two games of the regular season: April 8... Read more

Video: Flyers lose another close one

Wednesday, March 23, 2011, 1:58 AM
The Inquirer's Sam Carchidi breaks down the Flyers 5-4 shootout loss to the Washington Capitals on Tuesday night at the Wells Fargo Center. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download it here. Read more

Lots of positives in Flyers' loss, but questions in net

Wednesday, March 23, 2011, 12:20 AM
Some Flyers called Tuesday’s performance against the shorthanded Washington Capitals their best in the last two months. The Flyers outhit the Capitals, 29-17. They outshot them, 33-23, and they won 56 percent of the faceoffs. The numbers aside, the Flyers had their cycle working better than... Read more

Shelley surgery slated; Caps depleted

Monday, March 21, 2011, 4:05 PM
UPDATE: Winger Jody Shelley will have surgery on Thursday to repair a broken orbital bone on the left side of his face. The injury occurred in practice on Monday. The surgery will be performed by Guy Lanzi, and Shelley will be sidelined four weeks, said GM Paul Holmgren, whose team is promoting D Danny... Read more

Bob looking like Flyers' playoff goalie

Sunday, March 20, 2011, 10:08 AM
DALLAS -- Except for a somewhat shaky stretch in the last few weeks, Flyers goalies Sergei Bobrovsky and Brian Boucher have been consistently good this season. Yet, you could count on one hand the number of times they had stolen a game. Saturday was one of those rare occurences. Bobrovsky was superb... Read more

Video: Laviolette talks playoff goalies, lineup changes

Saturday, March 19, 2011, 8:09 PM
Video: Flyers coach Peter Laviolette talks about his goalies for the playoffs and lineup changes for his team's game against Dallas. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download it here. Read more

Video: Briere talks Flyers loss

Friday, March 18, 2011, 1:26 AM
Video: Flyers center Danny Briere examines the team's 4-3 shootout loss in Atlanta on Thursday. Briere scored two goals, including one that sent the game into overtime with 1:28 left. Get exclusive videos and analysis in our new app for iPhone and Android. Download it here. Read more

Pronger talks about his recovery; Boosh starting

Thursday, March 17, 2011, 11:16 AM
ATLANTA _ Two days after he had surgery to repair a small fracture in his right hand, Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger reiterated he will be 100 percent for the playoffs. In a conference call with reporters Thursday, Pronger said doctors feel he will be back in his normal form for the postseason. "But... Read more

Gustafsson will play on trip; Richards says club must 'rally'

Tuesday, March 15, 2011, 3:58 PM
SUNRISE, Fla. _ Defenseman Erik Gustafsson, recalled from Adirondack because of an injury to Chris Pronger, will be used during the Flyers' three-game road trip, coach Peter Laviolette said after Tuesday's practice. Laviolette hinted that Gustafsson will play Thursday in Atlanta and Satrurday in Dallas... Read more
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