Found December 21, 2011 on
The National Hockey League has reported an increase in concussions over the past few weeks and the Philadelphia Flyers are one of the teams hit hard with two key players being lost to concussions. The Orange and Black first got the news that their captain, Chris Pronger, would be out for the rest of the season [...]

Carle Looking Forward to Classic, Excelling With Added Ice Time

 NHL Hot Stove Managing Editor David Strehle was able to catch up with Flyers’ defenseman Matt Carle after Saturday’s game against Boston. In an exclusive interview, Carle talks about the upcoming Winter Classic, and the state of the team’s defense without Chris Pronger. By David Strehle NHL Hot Stove Managing Editor As camera crews for Home Box Office’s ”24/7″...

Morning Buzz: HBO 24/7 Returns Tonight

HBO 24/7 returns tonight at 10pm. Interesting storylines in this one to say the least. Chris Pronger officially being ruled out for the year, the Flyers 6-0 loss to the Boston Bruins, and the lame "broadway hat" that the Rangers are wearing. Here is your Morning Buzz: Ilya Bryzgalov's Winter Classic mask is absolutely incredible. It features Philly greats such as Mike...

Slap Shot: The N.H.L. Concussion Issue, From a Hockey Player's Point of View

Chris Pronger, Sidney Crosby, Claude Giroux, Milan Michalek and now Jeff Skinner. The list of superstars having the dreaded label of being out indefinitely with a concussion continues to grow.

New “Hockey Talk” podcast – the Philly guys

Seravalli sanfilippo My latest podcast features a visit with two Philadelphia Flyers beat writers – Frank Seravalli of the Philadelphia Daily News and Anthony Sanfilippo of the Delaware County Times. Not only do we talk about the Flyers, but thoughts on Chris Pronger, Mike Milbury, the whole concussion issue facing the league, the HBO cameras around the Flyers all the time right... Weekly Rankings

1 Boston (21-9-1) The Bruins are on pace for a plus-124 goal differential. That would be the best number since the 1995-96 Red Wings were plus-144. Of course, that didn’t translate into a Stanley Cup for the Wings. 2 Chicago (21-8-4) The 2.88 goals per game they’re allowing are the most since they gave up 3.06 per game in 2006-07. Ray Emery, however, is 6-0-1 in December...
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