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Archive: June, 2010

Nabokov, Flyers talking, but....

Sunday, June 27, 2010, 9:11 AM
LOS ANGELES _ The Flyers have been given permission to talk with the agent for San Jose goalie Evgeni Nabokov and try to make a deal before the free-agency period starts on Thursday. But a soucre close to the situation said he was "not optimistic" that a deal could be reached prior to Thursday... Read more

Hamhuis goes to Pens; Flyers eying Nabokov

Saturday, June 26, 2010, 12:09 AM
LOS ANGELES _ Maybe Dan Hamhuis will not sign with Pittsburgh, and the Flyers will have made a good deal. But I doubt it. Unable to sign Hamhuis, the Flyers on Friday sent the defenseman’s rights to the hated Penguins for a third-round pick in the 2011 draft. General manager Paul Holmgren said... Read more

Flyers' goalie decision looming; give us your spin

Thursday, June 24, 2010, 7:59 PM
LOS ANGELES _ The Flyers aren't holding Michael Leighton's sub-par Finals performance against him. They began negotiating with the goalie's agent, Mike Liut, in Los Angeles on Thursday. The draft will be held here at the Staples Center on Friday and Saturday. If the Flyers sign Leighton, there are... Read more

Flyers' 2010-11 schedule

Tuesday, June 22, 2010, 12:41 PM
2010-11 PHILADELPHIA FLYERS Regular Season Schedule (All Times Eastern) OCTOBER Thu. Oct. 07 @ Pittsburgh 7:00PM Sat. Oct. 09 @ St. Louis 8:00PM Mon. Oct. 11 vs. Colorado 7:00PM Thu. Oct. 14 vs. Tampa Bay 7:00PM Sat. Oct. 16 vs... Read more

Stevens headed to Kings? Halak deal a stunner

Thursday, June 17, 2010, 1:37 PM
The Los Angeles Kings could be close to adding former Flyers coach John Stevens as an assistant. The Kings, also known as Flyers West, have been granted permission to talk with Stevens, the Los Angeles Times reported. The Kings already have three of their leaders who previously worked for the Flyers:... Read more

Ping-pong ball, Kane haunt gallant Flyers

Thursday, June 10, 2010, 2:09 AM
Oh, that damn ping-pong ball. With a little luck in the 2007 lottery, the Flyers would have had the first overall draft pick that summer and would have selected winger Patrick Kane. The Flyers had the worst record that season, but they lost the lottery to the Chicago Blackhawks, who chose Kane. The... Read more

Chicago Tribune depicts Pronger as a woman

Tuesday, June 8, 2010, 2:16 PM
The Chicago Tribune depicted Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger as a woman, calling him "Chrissy Pronger" in its cover story Tuesday and putting a skirt on him in a photo. Pronger said he hadn't seen the photo. "I really couldn't care, to be honest with you," Pronger said. "I'm... Read more

Some (free) advice for Flyers

Monday, June 7, 2010, 10:30 AM
CHICAGO _ A few observations/suggestions before boarding a plane and heading back home, where the Flyers face a deficit of three games to two in the Stanley Cup Finals against Chicago: 1. Michael Leighton should start Wednesday. Leighton has rebounded nicely from poor performances throughout the playoffs... Read more

Pronger has Hawks considering changes

Saturday, June 5, 2010, 8:58 PM
CHICAGO _ Call it the Chris Pronger Factor. Because of Pronger’s dominance in the Stanley Cup Finals, it appears Chicago will split up Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane, putting them on different lines Sunday and freeing one of them from the 6-foot-6, 220-pound defenseman. “I guess it could... Read more

Laviolette mum on JVR decision

Friday, June 4, 2010, 1:43 PM
Here is a transcript of Flyers coach Peter Laviolette's interview on Friday morning at the Wachovia Center: COACH LAVIOLETTE JAMEY HORAN: First question down here, Coach. Q. Coach, is James Van Riemsdyk back in the lineup tonight? COACH LAVIOLETTE: Good try. We don't talk about any lineups. You... Read more
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