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NHL Draft: Flyers select Morin

Sunday, June 30, 2013, 3:11 PM
NEWARK, N.J. _With the 11th overall pick in the NHL draft Sunday, the Flyers selected Sam Morin, a raw but talented 6-foot-6 200-pound defenseman. The Flyers bypassed Ryan Pulock (100 mph slapper) and 6-5, 228-pound Nikita Zadorov, two defensmen rated much higher. Morin was rated No. 32 by International... Read more

Our mock NHL draft: Flyers select Ristolainen

Saturday, June 29, 2013, 9:49 AM
So who will the Flyers select in the first round of Sunday's NHL draft in Newark? Here are our projections for the first half of theopening round, including the Flyers’ pick at No. 11: Pick Team Player Pos. 1. Colorado Nathan MacKinnon C Comment:... Read more

Source: Flyers eye Lecavalier

Saturday, June 29, 2013, 8:15 PM
The Flyers are in the hunt for 6-foot-4, 208-pound veteran center Vinny Lecavalier, an NHL source confirmed. In fact, Flyers officials met with the unrestricted free agent on Saturday. Several teams are trying to lure him. Free agents can sign on Friday. Lecavalier is still productive after all... Read more

Is Nurse another Shea Weber?

Friday, June 28, 2013, 4:06 PM
WEEHAWKEN, N.J. - Wearing plaid black shorts, a white polo shirt with the “NHL Draft 2013” logo and white Polo sneaks, Darnell Nurse sat on a stool and answered questions during an outdoor news conference Friday at a North Jersey hotel that overlooked the Hudson River and the majestic New... Read more

Flyers buying out Ilya Bryzgalov

Tuesday, June 25, 2013, 1:12 PM
The Flyers are buying out Ilya Bryzgalov, who had an up-and-down two seasons with the team and had a sometimes-contentious relationship with coach Peter Laviolette. The Flyers will have to pay him $23 million (two-thirds of the $34 million left) over 14 years, or $1.6 million per year. They cannot... Read more

Danny Briere says goodbye, salutes fans

Thursday, June 20, 2013, 2:31 PM
In an emotional news conference in Voorhees, Danny Briere said goodbye to the Flyers and fans on Thursday afternoon. Briere said the fans made his six years with the Flyers "amazing," and that he will never forget the team's remarkable run to the Stanley Cup Finals in 2010. Briere led the way, setting... Read more

Could Brad Richards replace Danny Briere?

Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 1:35 AM
Will center Danny Briere’s spot in the Flyers’ lineup be replaced by Brad Richards? The Flyers plan to buy out Briere, who has a $6.5 million cap hit and two years left on his deal. A club source said the Flyers would “absolutely” be interested in Richards if the Rangers use... Read more

Flyers, Kings in Bernier talks

Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 6:17 PM
Is another goalie shakeup in the works for the Flyers? The Los Angeles Kings have talked to the Flyers about trading them goalie Jonathan Bernier, an NHL source confirmed Tuesday. At the moment, the Flyers plan to have Ilya Bryzgalov and Steve Mason battle for the No. 1 goaltender’s job in... Read more

Was Streit best option for Flyers?

Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 2:03 AM
After TSN reported the Flyers had agreed to a four-year, $21 million deal with Mark Streit, general manager Paul Holmgren said that wasn’t the case (wink, wink) on Monday night, but that he was “confident” of getting the veteran defenseman under contract. But if you connect the dots... Read more

Flyers' impatience leads to Vezina for Bobrovsky

Sunday, June 16, 2013, 11:55 AM
So it turns out the Flyers CAN produce the league’s best goaltender. He just happens to play for another team. Bobrovsky, now with Columbus after cutting his teeth with the Flyers, won the Vezina Trophy in a landslide Saturday; the award, voted upon by general managers, is given to the NHL’s... Read more
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