Found August 29, 2013 on HockeyBuzz:
Mature Emery Eager for Philadelphia Return One of the biggest gambles Paul Holmgren has taken as Flyers general manager was taking a chance on goaltender Ray Emery in 2009. By the time Holmgren brought Emery back to Philly in 2013, the signing was hailed as a budget-friendly coup rather than just another roll of the goaltending dice. Holmgren has always been someone who is willing to give t...

Arrival of Big Vinny and Impact of Little Scotty

The Philadelphia Flyers are among a select few of teams that have trouble setting their offensive lines because of too much talent. The Flyers last season struggled on the defensive line, so in the offseason Paul Holmgren decided to stack the offense some more, with the philosophy of score more times than you get scored on. However, this may work very very very very very well for...

Brandon Manning Signs One-Year Deal

[Led Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images] The Philadelphia Flyers have re-signed restricted free agent defenseman Brandon Manning to a one-year, two-way deal, according to Anthony SanFilippo. His NHL salary is $675,000. Manning, 23, was an alternate captain last year for the Adirondack Phantoms of the American Hockey League (AHL). He scored six goals and had 15 assists [...]

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Timonen, Laviolette, Shero and Tarasov

Timonen May Extend NHL Career Beyond 2013-14 Shortly after signing a one-year contract extension with the Flyers for the 2013-14 season, defenseman Kimmo Timonen said that he was "ninety nine percent sure" that it would be his final campaign in the NHL. Now, the 38-year-old defenseman is reconsidering his future. Yesterday, the four-time NHL All-Star told CSN Philly...

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Manning Signs, Rookie Camp, Leier, Quick Hits

Manning Signs a One-Year Contract The Flyers have agreed to a one-year contract with restricted free agent defenseman Brandon Manning. It is a two-way deal, paying the 23-year-old blueliner $675,000 at the NHL level. Originally signed by the Flyers in 2011 as undrafted rookie free agent after a stellar overage junior season for the Chilliwack Bruins, Manning has primarily...

Flyers Announce Rookie Camp Roster

[Getty Images] The Philadelphia Flyers have announced their roster for rookie camp, which begins on September 6 at the Flyers Skate Zone in Voorhees, NJ. At the conclusion of the three-day camp, a rookie game against the Washington Capitals rookies will be played at the Kettler Ice Plaza in Arlington, VA. That game will take place at [...]

Hockey Hilarity: You Mean An Actual Real Live Person Runs the Flyers’ Twitter Account?

Friday funnies brought to you straight from hockey’s own players, media personnel, and broadcast botches. We’ll be mucking it up every week right here, examining puck ups, puns, tweets, and more! A small, but nevertheless, incredibly frustrating things about being a Philadelphia Flyers fan has to be that following a team (which has largely been representative of the city itself...
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