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The biggest news of the week, in terms of where former Philadelphia Flyers went, is Michael Leighton signing in the KHL. The former Flyer did not play a single game as a Columbus Blue Jacket in 2013, as he has joined Donbass Donetsk for the 2013-2014 campaign. Leighton didn’t play a single game for the Flyers in 2011-2012 and only appeared in one game during the 2013 shortened season. He took part in 14 of Philly’s 23 games during the 2010 postseason run, as he posted a 2.46 GAA and a .916 save percentage. The Chicago Blackhawks’ draft pick will …Continue reading »
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Philadelphia Flyers goalie Steve Mason has never been afraid to try out a new helmet design. As a matter of fact, his most recent redesign is already his second since being traded to Philadelphia in April. Mason’s first helmet with the Flyers featured a lot of stitches, a shredded Flyers logo, a zombie from the Walking Dead, and his English Bulldog named George. What could possibly...
The Philadelphia Flyers’ crease has been a graveyard for goaltenders in the recent past, so it might seem fitting that Flyers goalie Steve Mason is turning to the walking dead for this season. Mason, who was acquired by the Flyers at the trade deadline last season, will hope to help turn around a Philly team that underachieved last season. Those struggles stemmed in large part...
Leighton Heads to KHL
Former Flyers goaltender Michael Leighton, who played in only one game last season prior to being traded to the Columbus Blue Jackets as part of the Steve Mason trade, has signed a one-year contract with KHL team Donbass Donetsk. Among the journeyman goalie's new teammates are Ruslan Fedotenko, who is slated to captain the Ukraine-based club next season...
If you thought that crazy scene in 'World War Z' where zombies start popping out of nowhere and eating people's faces was scary, you might not want to go to a Flyers game anytime soon.
The Zombie Apocalypse is actually coming to Philadelphia.
Flyers goalie Steve Mason seems to be a fan of the Walking Dead and a fan of the History Channel, because his mask is going to...
The Philadelphia Flyers today announced their schedule of locations for their 2013 Training Camp.
Camp will open with on-ice sessions at the Wells Fargo Center on Thursday, September 12 through Saturday, September 14. These sessions will be free and open to the public.
The Flyers will then play preseason games on three consecutive days from September 15-17. The...
The Flyers newly acquired goalie Steve Mason is combining his passion for horror with the history of his new city to create a horrifyingly awesome mask. The design will include zombie versions of Ben Franklin and Betsy Ross, which will be sure to strike fear in the eyes of opponents and history buffs everywhere.
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The nifty ESPN blog Uni Watch has been putting out power rankings for the four major sports all week, and today was NHL day. The Flyers came in 5th for the best unis in the league, according to Paul Lukas, noting that they have the best look of any non-original 6 team. I myself am a big fan of the Flyers’ current look and am really glad they went back to a classic style. And while...
The Flyers have released their full broadcast schedule for the preseason and regular season. Sixty three games will air locally on Comcast Sportsnet Philadelphia and eight will be shown on The Comcast Network. There will be 10 games exlusively on NBC Sports Network and one on NBC. In Canada, there will be 15 English-language broadcasts on TSN, TSN2 or the CBC.
In terms of radio...
The Flyers goaltending situation.