Found January 14, 2014 on Flyers Faithful:
Welcome to Around the Net, a bi-weekly look through linkage at the Philadelphia Flyers and other news from around the NHL. Cooled off The Flyers were very hot and now, not so much: [Broad Street Hockey] [The Checking Line] Low hanging fruit The Sabres stink and Flyers should get back on the horse tonight: [Hockeybuzz-Bill Meltzer] [ Donnellon] Read to return Matt Read will be in the lineup tonight as well: [ Carchidi] ICYMI Tom Sestito went all Tom Sestito last night and got 27 minutes in penalties: [Puck Daddy] Claude Giroux chirps JVR. Classic. [Vine] Watch the Flyers battle …Continue reading »

WATCH: Hal Gill pretends to water ski behind Zamboni

Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Hal Gill decided to copy David Ling and entertained him teammates by “water-skiing” behind the Zamboni at practice.  Gill may not be the original creator of this, but that doesn’t make it any less funny. [YouTube] The post Hal Gill “Water-skis” behind Zamboni at practice appeared first on Diehardsport.

Flyers defenseman Hal Gill pretends to water ski behind Zamboni (Video)

Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Hal Gill lightened things up during a practice in Buffalo before Tuesday night's game against the Sabres by pretending to water ski behind the Zamboni as it traveled around the ice.Gill did not play in the 4-3 Flyers victory that evening.Video via NHL. Visit us at and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.

Lecavalier, Hartnell help Flyers snap 2-game skid

Scott Hartnell's gritty and productive effort paved the way for Vincent Lecavalier to break out of his slump, ending the Flyers' two-game losing spell with a 4-3 comeback win in Buffalo on Tuesday night. Hours after calling his team's recent play "soft," Hartnell posted a goal and two assists, playing through a blocked shot that had him limping off the ice...

Putting On The Foil with @jsaquella: Nick Grossmann: Failing Grades in Analytics and Eye Test

Editors’ Note: Noted Philadelphia Flyers fan John Saquella is going beyond 140 characters. The man most of you probably know from social media as @jsaquella will bring you his wide-ranging opinion and commentary on the Orange and Black in his column Putting On The Foil. By John Saquella (@jsaquella) Getty Images Nicklas Grossmann. He blocks a ton of shots. He delivers a lot of...

Hal Gill Pretends To Water-Ski Behind Zamboni

Having watched Hal Gill play defense in Boston for many years, I can tell you that he’s not one of the best skaters I’ve ever seen. However, after seeing this video from at Flyers practice today, he does have great “water-skiing” form. That counts for something, right? [Die Hard Sport]   Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Lecavalier lifts Flyers to 4-3 win over Sabres

Vincent Lecavalier scored with 15 seconds remaining to cap a topsy-turvy finish, sending the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres. Scott Hartnell had a goal and two assists, and Wayne Simmonds set up two goals in helping Philadelphia snap a two-game skid. Jakub Voracek also scored for the Flyers (24-19-4), who improved to 8-3 in their past 11 games. Cody Hodgson...

Flyers look to rebound against the Sabres

The Flyers look to get to back on the winning track tonight after a disappointing weekend.  Philadelphia saw its 10 game home winning streak snapped on Saturday with a 6-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning, and followed that up with a 4-1 loss in New York Sunday night to the Rangers. Tonight the Flyers travel to Buffalo to take on the Sabres.  The Flyers defeated the Sabres 4-1 on...

Flyers look to return to winning ways against Sabres

The Flyers look to respond from two weekend losses when they face the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday. (Photo Courtesy of It was not a pleasant weekend for the Philadelphia Flyers. Back-to-back losses on Saturday and Sunday, both in rather humiliating fashion, has dropped the Flyers into a tie for seventh in the Eastern Conference. That's what comes with the end of a 10...

Hello……My Name is Vincent LeCavalier, Flyers Back on Track

By Craig Borzelleca The Flyers got back in the win column tonight after erasing 2 one goal deficits and overcoming a late tying goal by the home team Buffalo Sabres in upstate New York.  Vincent Lecavalier got the game winner with just under 15 seconds to play, erasing a 13 game goal scoring drought at […]The post Hello……My Name is Vincent LeCavalier, Flyers Back on Track...

Lecavalier beats Enroth in final seconds, Flyers edge out Sabres 4-3

It wasn’t pretty, but the Philadelphia Flyers did manage to pull out a 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres tonight at the First Niagara Center. Vincent Lecavalier ended a 13-game goal drought by beating a flopping Jhonas Enroth with just 14.8 seconds left in regulation for the game-winning goal. Scott Hartnell had a three-point performance in the victory and Wayne Simmonds provided...

Podcast Ep 86: Streaky Streaks Streaking

On this edition of the Flyers Faithful Podcast, Steve and Hal talk about the Flyers good games against the Devils and Canadiens, and disastrous games against the Lightning and Rangers. Topics include Claude Giroux’s Team Canada snub, Vincent Lecavalier’s role, the team’s defensive woes, Michel Therrien’s decision making, Brayden Schenn’s rabbit punches, and more. Flyers...

Game 47 Preview: Philadelphia Flyers @ Buffalo Sabres

Philadelphia Flyers (23-19-4) @ Buffalo Sabres (13-26-5), 7:30pm, NBCSN/CSN-Philly/TSN After a pair of rough contests over the weekend, the Philadelphia Flyers are hoping that they’ll be able to rebound tonight against the Buffalo Sabres. Tonight should equate to a win for the Orange and Black, but a loss could put the Flyers in a World of hurt. Neither of the losses to the Tampa...

Read's return has been fruitful

Matt Read was especially frustrated recently, knowing that he couldn’t return to the lineup from a concussion even though he wasn’t having headaches. He would be fine all day, even driving, and when he went to move, his eyes would fail him. “It wasn’t lights,” said Read, who missed six games with concussion symptoms. “It was movements and looking around and stuff like...

Flyers complete comeback to beat Sabres

One of the biggest problems for the Flyers last year and at the beginning of this season, was play in the 3rd period.  Well the comeback kids have corrected that issue, and completed the eighth 3rd period comeback of the season, defeating the Buffalo Sabres 4-3 last night. ‘Our team doesn’t quit,’ Flyers coach Craig Berube said. ‘I know over the weekend with Tampa and the...

Lightning Gudas leaves game early-good for next game

Tampa Bay Lighting defenseman Radko Gudas left the game on Thursday night due to an apparent lower body injury. The injury was not described but Gudas was able to return for the following game when they played against the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday Night. During his return on Saturday night Gudas played just under nineteen minutes and even recorded an assist. So far this season...
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