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NHLTags: Adirondack PhantomsBen HolmstromRenaud Lavoie of RDS reported this afternoon that the Philadelphia Flyers have signed forward Ben Holmstrom to a one-year contract extension.
The contract is worth $600,000 at the NHL level and $285,000 at the AHL level.
Holmstrom was first signed by the Flyers as a collegiate free agent in 2010...
Tomorrow night's game in Tampa Bay will be a special one in the career of Flyers' defenseman Kimmo Timonen. On the same day he celebrates his 38th birthday, Timonen will suit up in the 1,000th regular season game of his NHL career.
In so doing, Timonen will become the 281st player in NHL history to reach that coveted milestone of longevity. Among Finnish NHL players,...
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...
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 ...
In yet another “must win” situation the Flyers will take on the Tampa Bay Lightning in hopes of going into a six day break in the schedule on a high note. The Flyers are coming off of a rare shootout win over the Devils on Friday, 0-7 all-time against New Jersey in shootout before Friday’s [...]
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With 19 games remaining in the 2013 regular season, the Philadelphia Flyers (13-15-1) are about to head into a season-high six-day break after tonight's road game against the Tampa Bay Lightning (12-15-1). Tonight's game starts at 7:30 p.m. EST. It will be televised nationally on NBCSN.
This is the third and final meeting this season between the...