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Last night's Flyers-Montreal game was one of those matches where the stat sheet only tells part of the story. Ilya Bryzgalov may not have seen many shots until the third period of the game, but the ones he did face were often real testers.
The Flyers had their share of sloppy moments with the puck before settling in defensively for the rest of the game. However, as is plainly evident by even a...
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Claude Giroux has scored 85 points this season and has inserted himself in the discussion for the NHL's Hart Trophy as League MVP.
It has been a long time since the Stanley Cup belonged in Philadelphia. The Flyers have built a long tradition as one of the best organizations in hockey, but the Cups that came so soon in the team’s history have been hard to come by since the...
Next up in our opponent’s scouting report series is everyone’s favorite Flyer, Ilya Bryzgalov. Since I’m all about full disclosure, I will admit up front that I have a huge (humungous big) soft spot for Bryz. On one hand, he does everything in his power to reinforce the stereotype that goalies are completely out of their minds (which isn’t completely true), but on the...
Ilya Bryzgalov has continued his dominant play in the month of March, leading to a playoff berth for the Philadelphia Flyers.
His play will also have a hand in whether they can make a run at a more prestigious achievement.
Bryzgalov will likely get a chance to continue his dazzling run as the Flyers attempt to win for the eighth time in nine games at Wells Fargo Center in a matchup...
Danny Briere scored a pair of goals, Ilya Bryzgalov made 23 saves and the Philadelphia Flyers clinched a playoff berth with a 4-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night.
Three of Philadelphia's four goals came on the power play, upping the Flyers' league-leading total to 61.
Briere's second goal put the Flyers up 3-1 with 2:20 left in the second period. Jaromir...
PREVIEW 6:40 AM EST
Needing another victory to continue putting pressure on the teams above them in the Atlantic Division standings, the Philadelphia Flyers (44-23-8) wrap up their five-game homestand when they take on the Tampa Bay Lightning (34-33-7) tonight at the Wells Fargo Center. The game starts at 7 p.m. EDT and will be broadcast nationally in the U.S. on NBC Sports Network...
Danny Briere scored twice and rookie Matt Read added a goal and an
assist as Philadelphia topped Montreal 4-1 on Saturday to become the third Eastern
Conference team to clinch a playoff spot.
Kimmo Timonen also tallied, fellow defenseman Matt Carle recorded two
assists and Ilya Bryzgalov made 23 saves for the Flyers, who improved
to 3-1-0 on their five-game homestand.
Courtesy of AP/Yahoo Sports
By Charlie O’Connor (@THG_Charlie)
A playoff berth has been clinched, and just in time, Danny Briere is back in form for the Philadelphia Flyers.
With only one goal scored in his last 29 games, Briere broke out in a big way tonight against the Montreal Canadiens at the Wells Fargo Center, scoring two power play goals to propel the Flyers to a 4-1 victory...
The Philadelphia Flyers and Montreal Canadiens each have been picking up points of late, but only one team is headed to the postseason.
Philadelphia can make it official with a victory Saturday night.
The Flyers can clinch a playoff berth by earning their sixth win in the last seven meetings against the visiting Canadiens, who are still fighting despite sitting in last place in...
PREVIEW 11:45 PM EDT (3/23/12)
Looking to cement a spot in the 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs, the Philadelphia Flyers (43-23-8) continue their five-game homestand at the Wells Fargo Center with a game against the Montreal Canadiens (29-33-13). The game starts at 7 p.m. EDT and will be broadcast locally on CSN Philly.
This is the fourth and final meeting of the season between the...
Matt Carle with the bad turnover. Ilya Bryzgalov played it a little nonchalant too.
There have been a number of great plays for the Bruins and some of their opponents over the past week, but which one deserves the honors as Amica Coverage Play of the Week? Well, let's take a look at all the options and then you can submit your vote for whichever play you think should take home the honor. And so the candidates are. Drumroll please. On Saturday Bruins forward...