The Flyers are 2-1 on their five-game homestand, which continues Saturday afternoon against the Oilers.
The Flyers couldn't contain Edmonton's Connor McDavid last season as he totaled six points in two games against them. ,
Brian Elliott and Michal Neuvith both struggled against the high-scoring Edmonton Oilers last season.
Goalie Michal Neuvirth was excellent (again) but got no offensive support as the Flyers slipped to 4-3.
Peter Laviolette championed an aggressive attack mentality, but the modern NHL has forced him to tinker.
Wayne Simmonds looked hobbled, two strong performances from rookie defensemen, and more.
In a game that had a much different pace than their previous meeting, the Flyers lost to Nashville for the second time in nine nights.
About 18 months after he died of bladder cancer, a statue of Flyers co-founder Ed Snider was unveiled outside the Wells Fargo Center on Thursday.
Scott Hartnell lost almost 10 pounds this offseason, down from the 220 (or more) that he regularly carried around during his seven seasons with the Flyers.
The Flyers hope Wayne Simmonds can play Thursday. He has been one of the NHL's most durable players, missing just 17 games in nine-plus seasons.
"The skating for these young D-men nowadays is at an unbelievable level …" Kimmo Timonen says. "The world has changed, I think.''
The Flyers are holding their collective breath on Wayne Simmonds' unspecified injury.
A four-goal second period carried the Flyers past Florida. They have scored a total of 10 goals in their last three second periods.
With a move Dwyane Wade would like, rookie Nolan Patrick had a beautiful assist on Dale Weise's goal.