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Archive: August, 2012

Would a lockout be dangerous?

Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 12:51 AM
Gary Bettman, the NHL commissioner, says fans will return to games even if the league has another lockout. Based on history, he's probably right. But Bettman, whose league lowered some of its demands in Tuesday's negotiating session - gradually moving to a 50/50 share of the revenue, and not rolling... Read more

Flyers' top prospect arrested

Sunday, August 26, 2012, 9:13 PM
Center Nick Cousins, regarded as the Flyers’ top prospect, was charged with sexual assault and arrested, the Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, police said on Sunday. "We are aware of the unfortunate situation involving Nick Cousins. Due to lack of information available to us, we will not comment at... Read more

Hartnell signs extension

Monday, August 20, 2012, 4:24 PM
Flyers winger Scott Hartnell signed a six-year extension today, the club announced. Hartnell, 30, is coming off a season in which he scored a career-high 37 goals. Terms were not released, but the 11-year veteran reportedly will have a cap hit of $4.75 million per season. "I give Jaromir Jagr a... Read more

A Flyers quiz to replace labor rhetoric

Saturday, August 18, 2012, 12:52 AM
As the countdown begins toward Sept. 15 _ the day the Collective Bargaining Agreement expires and the NHL could be headed toward another asinine lockout _ here’s a Flyers quiz to replace the rhetoric being spewed by Gary Bettman, Donald Fehr and a cast too long to name. The first person who... Read more

Random thoughts on Flyers, Newsroom, etc

Thursday, August 9, 2012, 11:48 AM
While on vacation, here are a handful of observations, most of which are Flyers-related: - The Flyers had 103 points last season, one in which their lineup included Jaromir Jagr, Matt Carle, James van Riemsdyk and Andrej Meszaros (for a while). If the season started today, they have the look... Read more

Meszaros could miss season

Tuesday, August 7, 2012, 11:01 AM
The Flyers' summer of discontent has gotten worse. The team announced defenseman Andrej Meszaros had surgery Tuesday to repair a torn right Achilles tendon and would be sidelined indefinitely. The surgery was performed by Steve Raikin at Jefferson Hospital. Last month, the Flyers signed Shea Weber... Read more
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