Found February 20, 2013 on The Orange Update:
What started off as yet another disastrous start for the Flyers turned around after one of those famous early Peter Laviolette timeouts, resulting in a 6-5 wild win.  The Orange & Black head back to Philadelphia to prepare for the […]

Hartnell Set to Return as Read Injured Against Pens

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Flyers News NHLTags: Matt ReadScott HartnellTye McGinnThe Philadelphia Flyers provided an update on the condition of forward Scott Hartnell ahead of the game against the Pittsburgh Penguins. Hartnell, who has appeared in just three games this season after a slapshot broke his toe, is expected back in the next 7 to 10 days (placing his total recovery...

About Last Night…Voracek, Simmonds Lift Flyers Over Pens

Jakub Voracek had a hat trick and Wayne Simmonds added two goals as the Flyers held Pittsburgh at bay in a 6-5 win. Voracek scored the game-winner with 91 seconds left in regulation for Philadelphia. Evgeni Malkin and James Neal each scored power-play goals in the loss while defenseman Paul Martin had three assists. SPIN: Yep, the Flyers are back. They hung seven on the Islanders...

Wayne Simmonds completes Gordie Howe Hattrick with fight against Tanner Glass

Wednesday night’s Philadelphia Flyers-Pittsburgh Penguins game had all the makings of a playoff game.  Two intense rivals fighting to the bitter end, and a fully packed barn that was rocking.  Wayne Simmonds had a fantastic game against the Penguins, recording two goals, one assist and a fight in the Flyers 6-5 win. For those of you that don’t know, a Gordie Howe Hattrick is...

Flyers Power Hour

Image courtesy of and the Daily News. (NEVER gets old) Drinking for tonight's Flyers/Penguins game? As we all know, these two teams hate each other, which always makes us fans want to drink and watch the game. Below is a Philadelphia Flyers Power Hour, which is a drinking game for those who didn't know. While the video may be a little outdated as it was made six...

The Harlem Shake: Flyers Edition

The 'Harlem Shake' is a fad/craze/sensation that has been making its rounds on YouTube and social media sites over the past couple of weeks.  It is admittedly starting to get old, but it's really hard not to enjoy this one. The Flyers first goal in last night's 6-5 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins was undoubtedly odd, but Pheonix Coyotes forward and Twitter...

Not A Very Good Team In Philadelphai

from Sam Donnellon of the Philadelphia Daily News, It would be one thing if the second-year players who showed promise in smaller roles last season were the cause of this. Then you could talk about experience and improvement. But with the exception of Sean Couturier, who turned 20 in December, they have handled the added pressure. Brayden Schenn has 14 points. Read, now sidelined...

Voracek, Simmonds Hatties Lift Flyers Over Pens

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Flyers News NHLTags: Brandon SutterIlya BryzgalovJakub VoracekMatt NiskanenNicklas GrossmannPittsburgh PenguinsTanner GlassTomas VokounWayne SimmondsI had thought that the days of nail-biting, back-and-forth, high-scoring barnburners between the Philadelphia Flyers and Pittsburgh Penguins would be over after the 2012 Stanley Cup quarterfinal series...

Matt Read Out Six Weeks With Muscle Tear In Ribs

Photo via By: Jake Pavorsky (@JakePavorsky) For the Philadelphia Flyers, the good news is always accompanied with an extra helping of bad news. Despite a 6-5 win over instate rival Pittsburgh Penguins, the team was dealt what could be a crippling blow. GM Paul Holmgren has announced that left wing Matt Read will miss six weeks with torn rib cage muscles. The injury reportedly...

TV Ratings: Near-Record For Flyers/Penguins (Also: Celtics/Lakers, Indiana/Mich. St.)

The Flyers/Penguins rivalry earned the second-largest NHL regular season audience ever on NBC Sports Network. In other news, the Celtics/Lakers rivalry was less of a draw for ESPN, and the top five clash between Indiana [...]

NHL Fight: Wayne Simmonds vs. Tanner Glass (Video)

Check out Wayne Simmonds throwing gloves with Tanner Glass from the Philadelphia Flyers at Pittsburgh Penguins game last night.  Simmonds ended last nights game with two goals, one assist, and a fight under his belt. Not to mention the Flyers won 6-5. Quite a successful night on the ice.  Check out the video below. Check out our Home Page for more stories and follow...

After thriller in Pitt, Flyers face Panthers at home

Jakub Voracek scored the game-winning goal of last night's 6-5 win from an impossible angle. The goal gave Voracek his first career hat trick. Have you recovered from last night's exciting drama in Pittsburgh? If you haven't, you don't have much time to catch your breath. The Flyers return to the ice tonight just hours after completing a 6-5 win over the Pittsburgh...

Panthers Pounce, Defeat Flyers 5-2

After an exhilarating finish to last evening's Flyers victory against the Pittsburgh Penguins, the orange and black headed back home to the Wells Fargo Center to take on the Florida Panthers. The Panthers entered into this contest with a 4-7-4 record (12 pts). Florida has given up 56 goals, which is the second-most goals allowed in the NHL (2nd to NYI - 57 GA). Matt Read was...

Sports Media Digest- February 21, 2013

Flyers/Penguins Highest Rated Regular Season Game on NBC Sports Network-  Last night’s Wednesday Night Rivalry game of the Philadelphia Flyers at Pittsburgh Penguins on the NBC Sports Network scored a 0.55 household rating with 901,000 viewers, making it the highest-rated NHL regular-season game in the history of NBC Sports Network.  Overall, Wednesday Night Rivalry games...
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