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Heading into last night's game in Detroit, everything was set up for Philly to lose the game and become the Red Wings' 20th consecutive victim on home ice. That is, in fact, what happened but the way that the Flyers lost the game was galling.
Even when the Flyers grabbed a pair of one-goal leads -- courtesy of a two-goal outburst from Brayden Schenn and a Max Talbot goal -- it felt like Philly...
BEST OF MAXIM
from Craig Custance of ESPN, Philadelphia has managed to remain near the top of the Eastern Conference for most of the season despite missing its captain for the season with a concussion. But this is the time of the season he is missed, and it’s only going to get worse in the postseason. Assuming Philadelphia makes it.
“A playoff run, a stretch run to make the playoffs—right...
Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen didn't hold back after Saturday's 5-2 defrocking of the Flyers by the Rangers.
That's five, straight Rangers wins against the Flyers this season.
He talked about the lack of effort and lack of compete. His rant began with my simple question as to whether this game was really all about the Flyers unable to compete with the Rangers...
“You weigh what the cost is,” Holmgren said. “I don’t have any trouble making a deal now that makes sense now or and for the future. “These rental deals, you just got to weigh the cost and make the call. Right now, none of those are coming to fruition for anyone, I don’t think.
Via Tim Panaccio, CSN Philly.
Philadelphia Flyers center Zac Rinaldo has been suspended by the NHL for two games following his hit on Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson during Sunday's game.
Rinaldo drew a minor penalty for charging at 13:25 of the first period of the Red Wings' 4-3 win. He is eligible to return against Winnipeg on Feb. 21.
Rinaldo has a goal and six assists in 43 games...
Philadelphia Flyers center Zac Rinaldo will have a hearing with the NHL on Monday in regard to his charging minor he was assessed during the team's loss to the Detroit Red Wings.
Rinaldo blasted Detroit's Jonathan Ericsson midway through the first period of the Red Wings' 4-3 victory over the Flyers on Sunday.
The 21-year-old Rinaldo has collected one goal, six assists...
The Flyers have lost their last seven games to the Rangers (0-6-1). It’s the longest losing streak since they lost 10 in a row from Nov. 28, 1971 to Jan. 14, 1973. That same streak extended into a 13-game winless streak (0-11-2) that lasted through December 26, 1973.
The Flyers fell to 4-8-1 this season in games that start before 7pm, and allowed at least goals...
PHT: With Chris Pronger hurt, Philadelphia isn't shy about seeking help on defense.
The Red Wings (37-17-2) will be looking to add one more record to the annals of the greatest franchise in hockey tonight, when they host the Flyers (31-17-7) in quest for 20 consecutive home wins. It won’t be easy, the Flyers are road warriors 18-8-2 (3rd) and have posted a sparkling 9-2-2 mark against Western Conference opponents this year. However, the Flyers did host a matinee...
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NEW YORK (AP) -- The NHL has suspended Philadelphia Flyers forward Zac Rinaldo for two games for launching to hit Detroit Red Wings defenseman Jonathan Ericsson on Sunday.
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By Charlie O’Connor (@THG_Charlie)
Same story, same result. And Kimmo Timonen, for one, has had just about enough.
For the fifth time in the 2011-12 regular season, the Philadelphia Flyers faced their division rival, the New York Rangers, in a battle for Eastern Conference supremacy. And for a fifth straight time, the Flyers found themselves on...