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The upper management of the Philadelphia Flyers organization and a large segment of its fanbase are notorious for their impatience and what-have-you-done-for-us-lately assessments of personnel. Patience is at a minimum in this city, and it doesn't take much struggle for a young player to go from "untouchable" to the subject of a variety of trade rumors.
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As the NCAA hockey season begins to wrap up, many college prospects are on the hunt for NHL teams to call home. In Kyle Flanagan‘s case, the Philadelphia Flyers were more than happy to oblige. According to TSN’s Bob McKenzie, Philadelphia has come to terms with Flanagan, who spent the last four years at St. Lawrence Unviersity...
A court in the Czech Republic has banned eight fans from a stadium for one year for racially abusing Philadelphia Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds in October when he was playing there during the NHL lockout.
Judge Petr Novak at the court in the northern city of Chomutov called Wednesday's verdict ''sufficient.''
Simmonds, who is black, was the target of racist chants...
NHLTags: Kyle FlanaganSt. Lawrence University SaintsEvery March begins another round of collegiate, overage CHL and overseas player signings in the NHL. Brandon Alderson was the first forward to sign a deal with the Philadelphia Flyers, and according to TSN‘s Bob McKenzie, Kyle Flanagan of St. Lawrence University will be the second.
According to Finnish website Kavela.fl, Kärpät, a team in the SM-Liga, will likely sign Toronto Marlies goaltender Jussi Rynnas, replacing former Philadelphia Flyers goalie Johan Backland who is expected to leave at the end of the season. As a younger player, Rynnäs was never considered a prime talent and was, for example, never drafted in the [...]
The Lightning were outshot 30-27 by the Philadelphia Flyers but their aggressiveness proved to be too much to matchup with. Goalie Anders Lindback got the start in net for the Bolts and stopped 28 of 30 shots to help Tampa Bay win 4-2. Steven Stamkos contributed big Monday night. Stamkos got his 200th goal, albeit an empty net, to make him the third fastest to reach that mark among...
It’s been a tough season. Things began spiraling out of control too quickly to recover, and now, our Philadelphia Flyers are on the brink of calling it a season. One player that came into the season with many questions is Danny Briere. Danny B is known for many things, roommate to Claude Giroux, roommate to [...]
In the final game before a five day lay-off the Flyers went into Tampa Bay in yet another “must-win” situation and lost, 4-2. The Flyers came out swinging early, finishing checks and pushing the pace, earning several scoring chances- their best on a fore-check turnover forced by Max Talbot, getting the puck back to [...]
Stop me if you've heard this one before: An eminently winnable hockey game ended with the Philadelphia Flyers coming out on the wrong end of the score and leaving the building with zero points. After last night's 4-2 loss in Tampa Bay, the Flyers fell to 1-6-0 in games that entered the third period with a tie score.
For the entire month of March -- nine games to date ...