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Archive: February, 2012

Briere: 'I never expected to be bulldozed there'

Wednesday, February 29, 2012, 12:43 PM
Video: Flyers' Danny Briere talks about going into the boards head-first after getting hit by the Sharks' Marc-Edouard Vlasic. Read more

Slumping Briere expects 'good things to happen'

Wednesday, February 29, 2012, 11:02 PM
Up. Down. That’s the shortened version of how things have gone for Flyers veteran center Danny Briere in the last year. Up: Last season, he established a personal-best with 34 goals. Down: Briere has just 13 goals this season, and he is in the midst of the longest goal-less streak of his impressive... Read more

Flyers trying to end Sharks' domination

Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 3:38 AM
SAN JOSE, Calif. — The Flyers do not know the way to San Jose. Strike that. The Flyers do not know the way to BEAT San Jose. They have lost eight straight to the Sharks, during which they have been outscored, 39-22. On Tuesday, the Flyers get a chance to stop the skid as they end a four-game... Read more

What will Flyers do at deadline?

Monday, February 27, 2012, 10:39 AM
SAN JOSE, Calif. - Will the Flyers deal defenseman Matt Carle, a prospective free agent, before Monday’s 3 p.m. trade deadline? Will they trade Sergei Bobrovsky and try to get a more experienced backup? Or will they deal a draft pick or two for a veteran forward who is a strong two-way player? We’ll... Read more

Flyers stand pat at trade deadline

Monday, February 27, 2012, 3:02 PM
(more coming) SAN JOSE, Calif. - The Flyers stood pat at the 3 p.m. trade deadline on Monday, feeling the two recent deals they made - acquiring massive defensemen Pavel Kubina and Nick Grossman - will help make them a Stanley Cup contender. Provided, of course, that goalie Ilya Bryzgalov gets his... Read more

Bryz redeems himself

Sunday, February 26, 2012, 1:51 AM
CALGARY, Alberta _ The Flyers won a shootout on Saturday night. Honest. Ilya Bryzgalov allowed two early goals, but redeemed himself and helped the Flyers overcome a three-goal deficit and stun Calgary, 5-4, in a shootout at the Scotiabank Saddledome. Bryzgalov stopped four of five shots in the shootout... Read more

Briere, Read trying to snap slumps as Flyers face Flames

Saturday, February 25, 2012, 5:03 AM
CALGARY, Alberta - Danny Briere and Matt Read will try to end long scoring slumps, and goalie Ilya Bryzglaov will attempt to continue his dominance of Calgary when the Flyers visit the Flames on Saturday night. The newly formed top line of Claude Giroux, Scott Hartnell and Wayne Simmonds has been... Read more

Lavy rips Flyers after loss to lowly Oilers

Friday, February 24, 2012, 12:42 AM
EDMONTON, Alberta _ Flyers coach Peter Laviolette sharply criticized his fading team after its 2-0 loss to lowly Edmonton on Thursday. Laviolette was especially upset about a second period performance that he called "disgraceful" and “horsebleep.” “You’d like to think that... Read more

Grossman getting himself acclimated

Thursday, February 23, 2012, 5:47 PM
New Flyer Nick Grossman talks about getting acclimated to the team. Read more

Flyers believe in Bryz

Thursday, February 23, 2012, 3:29 PM
EDMONTON, Alberta _ Goalie Ilya Bryzgalov, who will start Thursday night’s game in Edmonton, knows he has had an up-and-down first year with the Flyers, but also realizes he can still save the season. “Twenty three games left. Plenty of time to fix it,” he said. Bryzgalov is 21-11-6... Read more
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