Found October 28, 2012 on
Categories: BREAKING NEWS Flyers News NHLTags: Adirondack PhantomsAndy BombachBrayden SchennJason AkesonMarc-Andre BourdonMarcel NoebelsNiko HovinenTerry MurrayTrenton TitansTye McGinnZac RinaldoThe Adirondack Phantoms and the Trenton Titans, the AHL and ECHL affiliates of the Philadelphia Flyers, have not started off their seasons headed in the same direction. The Phantoms have boasted a 3-4-0 record to date. Not unlike the Eagles, though, the middle-of-the-pack record is not a good indicator of their overall play to date. The [...](Read more...)

Wayne Simmonds Subjected to Racist Chants While Playing in Czech Republic

Wayne Simmonds, like many of his NHL compatriots, has taken his game overseas during the NHL lockout. But unlike many of the other players in Europe, Simmonds has had to deal with abuse from the fans as well as opposing players. The Flyers forward, who is now playing for Liberec in the Czech Republic's Extraliga, got into a fight during the team's game with...

Wayne Simmonds subject of racist chants after a fight in Czech League

Philadelphia Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds started off the lockout by playing in Germany, but soon moved on to play in the Czech Republic for Liberec of the Czech Extraliga.  During a game against Chomutov, after a fight/scrum that Simmonds was involved in, the crowd began to chant “opice.”  Opice, when translated to English, means monkey.This unfortunately is not the first...

Flyers 5K Halloween Run 2012

Philadelphia– With the NHL still in a lockout, Kristen Laviolette, the wife of Flyers head Coach Peter Laviolette, is trying her best to keep the flyers nation going. On Saturday, she hosted the Flyers Charities Halloween 5K run and walk at the Wells Fargo Center at 9 a.m. Proceeds benefited local non-profits. With October being breast cancer awareness month, representatives were...
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