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Archive: April, 2013

Video: What's next for the Flyers?

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:14 PM
The Flyers are not heading to the playoffs this season. CineSport's Noah Coslov and the Daily News' Frank Seravalli discuss the biggest questions for the Flyers as they enter the offseason. Read more

Flyers to draft 11th

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:14 PM
Forget about defenseman Seth Jones being a member of the Flyers. The Flyers did not win the draft lottery _ a.k.a. the Jones Sweepstakes_ Monday night and will still select 11th on June 30. The last time the Flyers had the 11th overall pick was in 2003, when they chose Jeff Carter. Colorado won... Read more

Five Flyers commit to World Championships

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:14 PM
OTTAWA -- As the Flyers begin to pack their bags Sunday to scatter around the world for what will be a long summer, a few will need to keep their skates sharp. Five Flyers players have committed to represent their countries in the upcoming World Championships in Finland and Sweden. The tournament... Read more

Laviolette will return to Flyers next season

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:14 PM
Peter Laviolette will remain as the Flyers coach, GM Paul Holmgren announced on Sunday. Holmgren had said he would evaluate the coach after the season. He announced at an end-of-year news conference that Laviolette will be back. Laviolette has two years remaining on his contract. The Flyers went... Read more

With cancer-free Mom in stands, Jason Akeson scores in NHL debut

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:14 PM
OTTAWA -- Standing next to each other on the blue line, with the lights dimmed and the first notes of ‘O Canada’ playing, Claude Giroux tapped Jason Akeson on the shinpad to wish him good luck. Akeson leaned over to Giroux and said: “Great song.” The two laughed. Just how... Read more

Holmgren erupts when asked about Lavy's future with Flyers

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:14 PM
OTTAWA - The Flyers will end their disappointing season Saturday night in Ottawa. The question is, will it also be the end of the Peter Laviolette era? General manager Paul Holmgren would not say definitively, but again hinted strongly that the coach will return. Holmgren apparently wants to wait... Read more

Makeshift defense aiding Flyers

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:14 PM
Maybe it's because they are hungrier and playing with more passion than their predecessors. Or maybe it's partly because their recent opponents - most of which have already clinched playoff spots - seemed to be going through the motions. Whatever the reason, the Flyers' young, no-name defense has... Read more

Jakub Voracek named Flyers' MVP

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:14 PM
Prior to the Flyers' final home game of the season against the Islanders, the team presented their annual awards. For the first time in three seasons, Claude Giroux did not capture the Bobby Clarke Trophy as the Flyers' Most Valuable Player. Here's how the awards shook out: Bobby Clarke Trophy (Team... Read more

NHL Power Rankings: Blackhawks finish on top

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:14 PM
The shortened 48-game NHL season will be coming to an end this weekend as the top 16 teams in the league will start to prepare for the 2013 Stanley Cup Playoffs. The No. 1 through No. 6 seeds in both the Western and Eastern Conferences have already clinched, so the last couple games of the season will... Read more

Briere could be playing his Flyers home finale; Bryz praises Mason

Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 1:14 PM
If Danny Briere is emotional about the possibility of playing his last home game in a Flyers uniform on Thursday night, he isn’t showing it. Because of his high cap hit _ $6.5 million per year _ the Flyers’ 35-year-old forward is expected to be bought out or traded after the season. If... Read more
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