Monday, November 30, 2015

Giroux preaches patience for Flyers

Friday, November 27, 2015, 9:15 PM
Flyers captain Claude Giroux isn’t ready to say that the team has turned things around just yet. However, even after picking up points in five of the last seven games following Friday’s 3-2 overtime win over the visiting Nashville Predators, Giroux understands that the Flyers (8-10-5) have... Read more

Flyers' R.J. Umberger takes 1st step toward returning

Thursday, November 26, 2015, 3:09 PM
Flyers right winger R.J. Umberger, sidelined since blocking a Blake Wheeler shot Nov. 7 in Winnipeg, returned to practice Thursday, a first step toward returning to the lineup. "It felt better than expected; it was a good first time, and hopefully I can be able to build from it and get in position... Read more

Flyers' Mason to test Barclays sightlines; Leach tells his inspiring story

Tuesday, November 24, 2015, 2:04 PM
Flyers goalie Steve Mason will use Wednesday's morning skate in Brooklyn to get acclimated to the sightlines at the New York Islanders' new arena, the Barclays Center. The Flyers will face the Islanders on Wednesday night. "I've read some articles about it, and it's not the most standard hockey arena... Read more

Hakstol shakes up Flyers' lineup; Voracek demoted

Monday, November 23, 2015, 11:57 AM
Trying to get his team's inept offense going in the right direction, Flyers coach Dave Hakstol is splitting up top-liners Claude Giroux and Jake Voracek for Monday's game against visiting Carolina. Giroux will remain on the top unit, centering Michael Raffl and Brayden Schenn. Voracek will play right... Read more

For Flyers' offense, worst 20-game start in their history

Sunday, November 22, 2015, 1:34 AM
OTTAWA, Ontario _ The numbers are stupefying. The Flyers, who dropped a 4-0 decision to Ottawa on Saturday, have scored just 34 goals, their lowest 20-game start in franchise history. Blanked in their last two outings, they are averaging an NHL-worst 1.7 goals per game, and only two teams have a... Read more

Mason gets call again for Flyers; Cherry Hill's Ryan expects to play

Saturday, November 21, 2015, 1:15 PM
OTTAWA _ Steve Mason, starting to resemble the goalie who had a career season in 2014-15, will make his fifth straight start Saturday when the Flyers play in Ottawa. Mason has been dominating in 10 career appearances against the Senators: a 6-3-1 record with a 1.96 goals-against average and .937 save... Read more

More positives than negatives in latest Flyers loss

Friday, November 20, 2015, 12:40 AM
The Flyers lost their sixth straight home game Thursday, dropping a 1-0 overtime decision to San Jose. They are 0-3-3 at the Wells Fargo Center since beating the Rangers nearly a month ago. But there were more positives than negatives on Thursday. Consider: * The Flyers outshot their opponents... Read more

Flyers need more from second line

Thursday, November 19, 2015, 11:55 AM
Sean Couturier has always been an outstanding defensive player, but the Flyers had hoped this would be a breakout offensive season for the 6-foot-3, 197-pound center. It hasn't happened yet. Couturier, slowed by a concussion earlier this season, enters Thursday night's matchup with visiting San Jose... Read more

Mason starting for Flyers; Neuvirth sidelined

Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 11:42 AM
Michal Neuvirth, who missed two games last month with a head injury, is sidelined again. The Flyers' backup goalie was unable to dress for the game Tuesday against Los Angeles because of an undisclosed upper-body injury, and the team is listing him as day-to-day. The Flyers recalled Anthony Stolarz... Read more

Flyers honoring Simon Gagne, one of franchise's best wingers

Monday, November 16, 2015, 8:44 PM
Retired left winger Simon Gagne, who spent most of his outstanding career with the Flyers, will be honored in ceremonies before Tuesday's game against visiting Los Angeles. "It’s going to be fun to go back to where everything started, where my son was born, and we’re really excited," said... Read more
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