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The Orange Update:
On Saturday afternoon, TSN’s Bob McKenzie got the wheels turning for the Philadelphia Flyers’ off-season. Along with his major statement in which he said that he expects Ilya Bryzgalov to be bought out, McKenzie commented on the Flyers’ defensive situation: “Also, PHI is in market for D and may be willing to move one of [...]
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With rumors swirling that the Philadelphia Flyers will use their first compliance buyout on veteran forward Daniel Briere, and previous speculation that goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov may receive similar treatment, the Flyers have some interesting decisions to make in the coming weeks.
Briere, 35, has two years left on a contract that carries a...
I think it goes without saying that someone got fired this past week in the Philadelphia Flyers PR department. If you’re actually interested in this news here you go:
The Philadelphia Flyers will hold the annual Trial on the Isle on July 10th in Avalon, NJ. The Trial on the Isle is an exciting training day as part of mini-camp for the Philadelphia Flyers prospects which includes...
During his end-of-season press conference, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren was asked for his assessment of the second pro seasons of Sean Couturier and Brayden Schenn. His acknowledged that the offensive expectations may have been a little too high this season.
"We rely a lot on Brayden Schenn and Sean Couturier, they both played significant minutes this year,"...
A report from The Fourth Period indicates that the Philadelphia Flyers are still interested in defenseman Keith Yandle and that the team will make a push to acquire him from the Phoenix Coyotes this summer. If this topic sounds familiar it's because the Flyers were interested in Yandle prior to the 2013 trade deadline, but the two teams were unable to reach a deal.
The Philadelphia Flyers have acquired Mark Streit from the New York Islanders in exchange for a fourth-round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft. The Flyers now own the rights of the defenseman and will have the opportunity to sign him prior to July 5th when he'll be an unrestricted free agent.
We knew Streit wasn't going to be an Islander in 2013-14 after he turned down the...
Ever since the Flyers acquired him from the Los Angeles Kings as the centerpiece of the Mike Richards trade, the expectations on Brayden Schenn have been very high. While he has displayed the inconsistency and streakiness that is common of most first-year and second-year pros, he has also provided his fair share of glimpses at the type of player he could become as he reached his...
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By John Saquella (@jsaquella)
May 14th, 2010.
TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.
Fourteen minutes and ten seconds...
The Philadelphia Flyers acquired defenseman Mark Streit from the New York Islanders Wednesday for minor-league forward Shane Harper and a fourth-round pick in 2014.
Streit, the Islanders' team captain, has 65 goals and 288 points in 491 regular-season NHL games, and is a sharp, left-handed shot from the blue line that is much-needed as Philadelphia reshapes its roster.
from Anthony SanFilippo at the Flyers website,
The Flyers began their offseason re-modeling of the roster by trading for a veteran defenseman Wednesday.
The Flyers shipped a fourth round pick in the 2014 NHL Draft to the New York Islanders for Mark Streit.
Streit, 35, is a pending unrestricted free agent, but the Flyers now own his rights and will have an opportunity...
The Stanley Cup finals have not even started yet, but the Philadelphia Flyers have already made their first of what will be many offseason moves.
On Wednesday afternoon, the team announced they had traded for the rights to defenseman Mark Streit from the New York Islanders in exchange for a 4th round pick in 2014, and prospect Shane Harper.
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By Charlie O’Connor (@THG_Charlie)
For most, the offseason begins once the Stanley Cup Finals conclude. But after a rare playoff-less season for the Philadelphia Flyers, Paul Holmgren and Ed Snider clearly could not wait even that long.
Only hours before the puck dropped for Game One of the championship series between the Chicago Blackhawks...
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The Flyers acquired the rights for veteran defenseman Mark Streit this afternoon. They gave up right-winger Shane Harper and a fourth round draft pick in the 2014 NHL Draft.
For the past two seasons, Streit has been the captain of the New York Islanders. He has spent the past four seasons with them. Over his NHL career, he has scored 65 goals with...
The Flyers announced that they have traded prospect Shane Harper and a 2014 fourth round pick. Streit, the 35 year old New York Islanders captain, registered 6 goals and 21 assists last season. Mark Streit is 5-11, 191 lb puck moving defenseman the Flyers have been looking for. The Flyers will now have to negotiate [...]
(Al Bello/Getty Images) On Wednesday afternoon, the Philadelphia Flyers took to twitter to announce that the rights to New York Islanders defenseman Mark Streit had been acquired. The Flyers forfeited a 4th round pick in 2014 and Shane Harper to the Islanders. Streit, 35, had been serving as the captain of the Islanders since 2011. [...]