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Archive: March, 2013

Lavy is staying, Flyers' GM says

Thursday, March 14, 2013, 12:32 PM
General manager Paul Holmgren said he is not thinking about making a coaching change, and he criticized the Flyers’ “compete” level during an impromptu news conference at the team’s practice facility in Voorhees on Thursday. At first, Holmgren gave coach Peter Laviolette a... Read more

Flyers' Timonen nears (birthday) NHL milestone

Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 1:21 PM
NEWARK, N.J. _ When he was sent back to the minors in 1998, defenseman Kimmo Timonen never thought he would one day be approaching an NHL milestone: playing in 1,000 games. Timonen will play in his 998th game Wednesday when the Flyers face the host New Jersey Devils in a meeting of scuffling teams... Read more

Flyers hit bottom; change coming?

Wednesday, March 13, 2013, 11:35 PM
NEWARK, N.J. — The Flyers hit rock bottom with a listless 5-2 defeat in New Jersey on Wednesday night, losing ground on one of the teams they are chasing in the Eastern Conference playoff hunt. It was s stunningly poor effort, considering the importance of the game. They are 11th in the East... Read more

Bryzgalov: If Flyers lose the next two, they are 'done'

Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 1:23 PM
Goalie Ilya Bryzgalov said the Flyers are in must-win situations when they face New Jersey on Wednesday and Friday. The Devils are four points ahead of the Flyers and have a game in hand. "You win both games, and you tied with them and you have a good chance to continue to battle for the playoffs... Read more

Bobrovsky trade haunting Flyers?

Monday, March 11, 2013, 6:11 PM
The Flyers have made some major trades in recent years - dealing Jeff Carter, Mike Richards and James van Riemsdyk, among others - but a less talked-about move may come back to haunt them. When general manager Paul Holmgren sent backup goalie Sergei Bobrovsky to Columbus for three draft picks last... Read more

Meszaros returns for Flyers

Saturday, March 9, 2013, 12:45 PM
BOSTON -- Defenseman Andrej Meszaros, sidelined since Jan. 24 with a dislocated left shoulder, will be in the Flyers' lineup against Boston on Saturday at 1 p.m. Boston is 15-3-3, its best start since 1979-80. The Flyers are just 11-13-1 and tied for 10th in the East. With Meszaros back, the Flyers... Read more

Bryzgalov moving forward after frustrating loss

Friday, March 8, 2013, 2:18 PM
Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov is claiming to have a short memory. The day after being pulled from goal in the second period of Thursday’s 5-4 loss to the visiting Pittsburgh Penguins, Bryzgalov had a simple message after Friday’s short but intense practice. When asked if he were upset at... Read more

Video: Flyers hold aggressive practice after frustrating loss

Friday, March 8, 2013, 5:27 PM
There was some palpable aggression at the Flyers' practice today after a frustrating 5-4 loss to the Penguins. Read more

Flyers' Hartnell: 'We just sat back'

Thursday, March 7, 2013, 11:22 PM
This is not a recording: The Flyers failed to play three good periods Thursday night and it cost them a win. For the umpteenth time this season, the Flyers followed a great period with a clunker. The result: They blew a 4-1 lead and lost to the Pittsburgh Penguins, 5-4, at the Wells Fargo Center. There... Read more

Pronger talks of 'dark days'

Thursday, March 7, 2013, 11:08 AM
Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger, whose career is probably over because of post-concussion symptoms, talked about battling depression and his "dark days" during a news conference Thursday at the Skate Zone in Voorhees. The Flyers handed out a news release in which a concussion expert advised Pronger... Read more
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