Found February 12, 2013 on
PREVIEW 5:30 AM EST
If the Philadelphia Flyers (5-7-1) are going to make the playoffs in the lockout-shortened 2013 season, they need to start winning regularly on the road. A season after setting a franchise record for road points, the club is off to a 1-6-0 start on the road and got a six-game road trip off to a bad start with a 5-2 loss in Toronto last night.
Things are not going to get a...
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NHLTags: Harry ZolnierczykSean CouturierOne omission from the Flyers-Maple Leafs game recap is that Sean Couturier was a late scratch for the game. He participated in face-off drills in the morning practice, but was sent back to Philadelphia as the day continued to cope with a bout of the flu.
In his absence, Tom Sestito returned to the...
from Pierre LeBrun of ESPN,
The Philadelphia Flyers begin a season-long, six-game road trip Monday night, a moment in their season that will answer questions about a club that has sent mixed messages about its status in the Eastern Conference.
Are they indeed still the contenders some people believe they are? Or a team in transition that needs a bit more growth of its...
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By Charlie O’Connor (@THG_Charlie)
During the month of January, Brayden Schenn lost his spot on the Philadelphia Flyers’ top line, served a one-game suspension, and failed to score a single goal.
February has proven far more positive for the young forward.
Rebounding from his disappointing start, Schenn has quickly become Philadelphia’s...
from Dan Rosen of NHL.com,
Time for: Patience
Why: The Flyers were getting perilously close to panic mode, but they staved it off by going 3-0-1 in their last four games, including a 4-3 overtime win against the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday, when they blew a third-period lead but got a goal from Danny Briere in overtime.
"I would use...
The Flyers needed a blue collar type effort tonight at MTS Centre in Winnipeg after a dreadful performance last night against the Maple Leafs. They got it. One of the keys was a fast start… It kinda sorta went that […]
Hello all FLYERS fans out there please don't panic.... Yet. The 5-6-1 Philadelphia Flyers are starting meld together. Last season it took the Jagr-Giroux-Hartnell Line nine or so games to finally create one of the best front lines in the NHL in production. The Fly guys still need another offensive presence to replace Hartnell (Out with a broken foot). Right now teams across the...
The single greatest aspect of the Philadelphia Flyers is the “win now” attitude that Ed Snider has bred into the franchise.We, as fans, have always felt the Flyers would do everything in their power to ice the best team possible […]
PREVIEW 7:00 AM EST
Looking to get a grueling six-game road trip off to a positive start, the Philadelphia Flyers (5-6-1) head to Canada for three of their four games. It all starts tonight, as they clash with the Toronto Maple Leafs (7-5-0). The game starts at 7 p.m. EST and will be televised locally on Comcast Sportsnet Philadelphia.
This is the first of three meetings between...
The past week has been a wild one for these heartless bums known as your Philadelphia Flyers. A shootout loss to Florida, OT winner against the Staal’s (Canes), an absolute joke of a game at Toronto where my team showed […]