Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Flyers' Mason expected to start, but Hakstol doesn't rule out Stolarz

Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 1:46 PM
With the Flyers in a virtual must-win situation, goalie Steve Mason _ who has been battling through an injury _ will probably make his sixth straight start Thursday against visiting Buffalo. But rookie coach Dave Hakstol would not rule out Anthony Stolarz making his NHL debut. "There is a possibility... Read more

Flyers' Wayne Simmonds responds to Rangers coach: 'I'm not a dirty player'

Tuesday, February 9, 2016, 12:24 PM
Wayne Simmonds broke his silence Tuesday. The Flyers' right winger had declined to talk about Saturday's incident against the New York Rangers, but comments made by Blueshirts coach Alain Vigneault raised his ire. Simmonds was cross-checked in the head by defenseman Ryan McDonagh in the Flyers' 3-2... Read more

Flyers White makes most of extra playing time

Saturday, February 6, 2016, 6:40 PM
After Wayne Simmonds was ejected for a match penalty with 9 minutes and 24 seconds left in the first period, the Flyers needed another forward to step up and Ryan White obliged. While had a goal that counted and another he contributed to with a great screen during Saturday’s 3-2 shootout loss... Read more

For Flyers' R.J. Umberger, a difficult time

Friday, February 5, 2016, 8:01 AM
NASHVILLE _ Flyers winger R.J. Umberger is trying to keep a happy face, but it isn't easy. You can hear the frustration in his voice. His tone? Incredulous that he has gone THIS LONG without turning on the red light. The Pittsburgh native is goal-less in his last 50 games dating back to last season... Read more

Laviolette, Preds try to contain Flyers' Gostisbehere

Thursday, February 4, 2016, 2:05 PM
NASHVILLE - It's not often that teams are trying to contain the offense provided by a Flyers defenseman, but that is the case with Shayne Gostisbehere. The player they call Ghost leads NHL rookie defensemen in goals (eight) and points (23) despite playing just 30 games. He is third among rookies,... Read more

Flyers' Radko Gudas escapes suspension

Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 1:16 PM
Flyers defenseman Radko Gudas, ejected from Tuesday's game for an illegal hit, escaped a suspension and said he will not change his style of play. "Setting the tone a little bit is part of my game; it's who I am," he said after Wednesday's optional practice in Voorhees. "The Flyers got me here for... Read more

Canadiens' P.K. Subban blasts Flyers' Radko Gudas for hit

Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 12:16 AM
Flyers defenseman Radko Gudas was given a five-minute "clipping" penalty for knocking down Montreal's Lucas Lessio along the boards with 7:44 left Tuesday, hitting his left knee and sending the winger falling to the ice in pain — and drawing the ire of the Canadiens' P.K. Subban. "I thought... Read more

With Flyers' Neuvirth sidelined, Mason could be playing for a while

Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 1:18 PM
Starting Tuesday, the Flyers will play six games in the next 10 days, and because of an injury to goalie Michal Neuvirth, there is a chance Steve Mason plays in all six. The Flyers announced Tuesday that Neuvirth _ the league leader with a .933 save percentage and arguably the team's MVP in the first... Read more

Mason could be workhorse with Neuvirth out

Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 10:43 AM
Starting Tuesday, the Flyers will play six games in the next 10 days, and because of an injury to goalie Michal Neuvirth, Steve Mason might play in all six. The Flyers announced Tuesday that Neuvirth -- the league leader with a .933 save percentage and arguably the team's MVP in the first 48 games... Read more

Flyers face make or break month of February

Monday, February 1, 2016, 8:08 PM
The Flyers understand the urgency of the next month and especially the next two weeks if they have designs of earning a playoff spot. They are five points out of a second wild card spot with 35 games to play. Yet beginning on Tuesday when they Flyers host the Montreal Canadiens, they will play eight... Read more
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