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Archive: September, 2013

Flyers finish Lake Placid camp; Giroux plans to play Tuesday

Sunday, September 22, 2013, 1:31 PM
LAKE PLACID, N.Y. _ The Flyers had their final day of camp at the Herb Brooks Arena here on Sunday, and from all accounts, their time away from the big city was well-spent. The four days of camp included long workouts, drills and scrimmages done at breakneck speed, and a bonding session in which trust-building... Read more

Video: Peter Laviolette Talks Camp, Schenn

Friday, September 20, 2013, 11:04 PM
Flyers coach Peter Laviolette talks about camp in Lake Placid and about Brayden Schenn's development. Read more

3 Flyers battle for spot

Thursday, September 19, 2013, 10:25 AM
LAKE PLACID, N.Y.: Scott Laughton, Michael Raffl and (surprise, surprise) Chris VandeVelde appear to be battling for a remaining forward spot on the Flyers’ roster. VandeVelde, a 6-foot-2, 205-pounder who played well in Tuesday’s 3-2 preseason loss to the Rangers, signed an AHL contract... Read more

Video: Giroux provides update on injury

Thursday, September 19, 2013, 8:50 PM
Claude Giroux talks about his progress during camp in Lake Placid, N.Y. Read more

Flyers sign Morin to 3-year deal

Tuesday, September 17, 2013, 2:00 PM
The Flyers have signed 6-foot-6, 211-pound defenseman Sam Morin to a three-year entry-level deal for $4.275 million, including bonuses. Selected in the first round of the June draft, Morin, 18, has been extremenly impressive in training camp. Though he is likely to be sent back to his junior team... Read more

Emery gets nod as Flyers face Caps at WFC

Monday, September 16, 2013, 12:25 PM
Ray Emery, who is battling Steve Mason for the starting goalie job, will start for the Flyers Monday night when they play Washington in an exhibition game at the Wells Fargo Center. Emery is coming off a spectacular season with the Stanley Cup champion Blackhawks: a 17-1 record and 1.94 GAA. Despite... Read more

Rookies impressive in Flyers' loss to Caps

Monday, September 16, 2013, 11:31 PM
Three Flyers rookies - wingers Jason Akeson and Michael Raffl, and towering defenseman Sam Morin - made strong first impressions in the team’s 4-3 shootout loss to Washington on Monday at the Wells Fargo Center. Morin, 18, is expected to be sent to juniors, but he is trying to make it difficult... Read more

Lecavalier, Akeson star, but Flyers lose in shootout

Monday, September 16, 2013, 9:56 PM
At 33, center Vinny Lecavalier may have slowed down a tad from his all-star days, but he is still a very productive player. Also one of the most respected in the NHL. You can almost hear reverence in the Flyers’ voices when they talk about their new teammate and his impressive resume. “What... Read more

Flyers set roster for exhibition opener

Sunday, September 15, 2013, 1:15 PM
Rookie forwards Scott Laughton and Nick Cousins are among the players the Flyers are taking on their two-game, preseason road trip. They play Toronto on Sunday (6 p.m., CSN TV) and Monday (7 p.m.), and coach Peter Laviolette made the trip. Steve Mason will start in goal. Meanwhile, the Flyers will... Read more

Flyers fall to Leafs, 4-3, in exhibition opener

Sunday, September 15, 2013, 8:56 PM
Coming off an outstanding performance that helped Sweden win the IIHF World Championships in May, Flyers defenseman Erik Gustafsson has a new lease on his NHL life. Unlike any other point in his young career, Gustafsson feels he belongs in the big leagues. Entering the World Championships, “I... Read more
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