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Archive: September, 2013

Flyers' Emery downplays rule change; Giroux makes more strides

Friday, September 13, 2013, 1:54 PM
Ray Emery, who is battling Steve Mason for the Flyers’ starting goaltender’s job, downplayed the significance of the NHL’s new rules that are aimed at increasing the scoring. “It’s fine with me. I don’t really care,” Emery said after the Flyers’ second... Read more

Giroux's hand progressing

Thursday, September 12, 2013, 2:16 PM
Golf season is over. Thankfully for the Flyers, the clubs are now packed away and Claude Giroux was back on the ice with his teammates on Thursday for the first official day of training camp. It also marked Giroux’s first full practice since tearing through four tendons in his right hand on... Read more

Cleary spurns Flyers, returning to Detroit

Thursday, September 12, 2013, 8:33 AM
LW Dan Cleary did not report to the first day of Flyers' camp Thursday and decided to return to Detroit, meaning several rookies are now battling for a roster spot, incluidng Tye McGinn, Scott Laughton and Michael Raffl. "I'm just keeping the same mindset I had even when he was supposed to be here... Read more

Cleary not joining Flyers?

Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 3:09 PM
A Flyers official said Daniel Cleary would report to camp Thursday, but Hockey Night in Canada's Elliotte Friedman reported that because of a "complication," the left winger will NOT join the Flyers. Asked about the report, Flyers' GM Paul Holmgren said he still expected Cleary to be at the opening... Read more

Gill has 'chip on shoulder'

Wednesday, September 11, 2013, 3:18 PM
Hal Gill, the 6-foot-7 defenseman who is in the Flyers' camp on a tryout contract, doesn't look _ or sound _ like someone who is near the end of his career. "I feel good. I feel better than I did in five years," said Gill, 38. "I’m excited about it. Of course, camp’s always a different... Read more

Where does Dan Cleary fit?

Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 12:08 PM
Daniel Cleary is going to be a Flyer, according to the Detroit Free Press. Cleary and the Flyers have agreed to terms on a three-year, $8.25 million deal on the eve of training camp, though the Flyers have not yet released any information. Officially, according to the Free Press, the Flyers plan... Read more

Dan Cleary headed to Flyers, Paul Holmgren says

Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 12:53 AM
The Flyers appear to have found their third-line left winger. General manager Paul Holmgren confirmed on Tuesday that Dan Cleary will be at the Flyers' camp Thursday on a tryout contract. However, Holmgren said no deal was in place, as was reported by the Detroit Free Press. "There are no promises... Read more

Leier, goalies lift Flyers' rookies to win

Monday, September 9, 2013, 6:14 PM
Left winger Taylor Leier, a fourth-round draft pick in 2012, signed an entry-level contract early in the day, then scored the only goal as the Flyers edged the Washington Capitals, 1-0, in the franchises' annual rookie game Monday in Arlington, Va. Anthony Stolarz and Carsen Chubak combined to register... Read more

Gill invited to Flyers' camp

Sunday, September 8, 2013, 11:07 AM
The Flyers have added another defenseman to their already-crowded blue line. Hal Gill, a 15-year veteran, has been invited to camp, which starts Thursday at the Wells Fargo Center. Gill, 38, played in 32 games last season with Nashville and was scoreless with a minus-3 rating. The 6-foot-7, 243-pounder... Read more

Hemp movement in Philly headed by Former Flyer

Friday, September 6, 2013, 5:33 PM
Would you give the stink eye to somebody pounding O’Douls in the parking lot before work? I mean, yeah; probably. You might also just walk by quickly and try not to make eye contact. But one thing you couldn’t do is accuse them of showing up to work drunk. Nobody’s really confusing... Read more
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