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NHLTags: Brayden SchennDavid ClarksonIlya BryzgalovLuke SchennMax TalbotNew Jersey DevilsScott HartnellSimon GagneIf the Philadelphia Flyers’ 5-2 loss to the New Jersey Devils on Wednesday was “rock bottom,” their 2-1 shootout victory on home ice was a positive step in the right direction.
Not “perfect,” but it will do.
Goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov, once again being brought into the “buyout” conversation, provided ammunition to shut down his critics by stopping [...](Read more...)
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The Philadelphia Flyers kept themselves alive, albiet barely, in the 2013 playoff race with a 2-1 shootout victory over the rival New Jersey Devils Friday night.
Earlier in the week, goalie Ilya Bryzgalov wagered that the Flyers would be "done" if they were to drop their upcoming games with the Devils, one in New Jersey and one at home. After an ugly loss Wednesday, it...
Tomorrow night's game in Tampa Bay will be a special one in the career of Flyers' defenseman Kimmo Timonen. On the same day he celebrates his 38th birthday, Timonen will suit up in the 1,000th regular season game of his NHL career.
In so doing, Timonen will become the 281st player in NHL history to reach that coveted milestone of longevity. Among Finnish NHL players,...
On Friday at the Wells Fargo Center, the Flyers will once again face-off against the New Jersey Devils. This comes after an embarrassing loss on Wednesday in New Jersey where the Flyers didn’t even seem to show up. Before that game, goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov stated that losing both games of a home and home to [...]
(photo by Getty Images) The Philadelphia Flyers have missed the playoffs just once since 1994. Currently sitting in the 11th spot in the Eastern Conference with a record of 12-15-1 and a game on every other team, things aren’t looking so good. After a 5-2 loss last night in New Jersey, the security of Peter [...]
Philadelphia Flyers forward Brayden Schenn has already been suspended once this year for a charging penalty and he might be getting another suspension after this play. Late in the third period of a 1-1 game between the Flyers and the New Jersey Devils, Devils defenseman Peter Harrold went back to play the puck when Brayden Schenn left his feet and utterly plastered him.
Schenn went to the box with a 2 minute penalty for charging.
The Devils broadcast vdeo can be watched below... Continue reading "Video-Brayden Schenn Hit On Peter Harrold Last Night"
After a frustrating 5-2 defeat at the hands of the rival New Jersey Devils Wednesday, the struggling Flyers look to get even when they play the Devils again this Friday at the Wells Fargo Center.
The Flyers (12-15-1) showed some life early when RW Jakub Voracek lit the lamp halfway through the first period to pull even with New Jersey at 1 following a goal two minutes in by Patrik...
In a completion of the home and home series, the Philadelphia Flyers were able to come away with a much needed home win keeping their slim but possible playoff hopes alive. Thanks to superb play from the goalie Ilya Bryzgalov who stopped 27 of 28 shots, the Flyers came away with a 2-1 win over the New Jersey Devils.
Johan Hedberg stopped 21 of 22 of his shots, but was unable...
Match-up - New Jersey Devils (13-9-5) @ Philadelphia Flyers (12-15-1)
Road/Home records - 4-6-3 -------------- 8-4-1
TV - NHLN-US, CSN-PH, MSG Plus, RDS
Puck drop - 7:00 PM ET
Season series - Devils lead 3-0
Last 10: Devils 3-6-1 / Flyers 4-6-0
Projected starting goalies - Johan Hedberg (NJ) vs Ilya Bryzgalov (PHI)
Battle of the stats
Goals for/against per game
…for the Flyers to get this big win The Flyers came into the 2nd half of this home and home with the Devils desperately needing a win to save their season. With their abysmal performance Wednesday night, coupled by Bryzgalov’s statement “we are done if we lose both” the Flyers could not walk away with [...]
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With only 20 games remaining in the 2013 regular season, the Philadelphia Flyers (12-15-1) need a dramatic and instant turnaround if they are to climb into the Eastern Conference playoff picture. Coming off an ugly 5-2 loss to the New Jersey Devils (13-9-5) on Wednesday, the Flyers will get another crack at their nemesis tonight in the back half of the home-and-home set....
Given the precarious state of the Philadelphia Flyers' playoff hopes, the team will take two points any way it can get them. That's especially true when the opponent is a team such as the New Jersey Devils, which brought a seven-game winning streak against the Flyers (dating back to the 2012 playoffs) into last night's game.
Every point matters -- and the Flyers were...