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The Philadelphia Flyers will try to bounce back from their first regulation loss of the season when they host the St. Louis Blues in tonight's battle at the Wells Fargo Center.
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PHILADELPHIA - Maybe it's playing behind a new defense. Or maybe it's because he has faced mostly Eastern Conference...
St. Louis Blues captain David Backes suffered an upper-body injury during the second period of Saturday's game against the Philadelphia Flyers.
Backes was on the receiving end of a crushing hit from Flyers captain Chris Pronger. The Blues reported in the third period that Backes would not return to the contest.
The 27-year-old Backes collected a career-best 62 points last season...
Much like last season, Brendan Ranford looks impressive early on. | Photo credit to www.blazerhockey.com
By: Tyler J. Altemose (@HockeyGuyTy)
This week’s prospect report tracks Flyers prospects from around North America and Europe between Friday, October 14 and Thursday, October 20.
First, a couple of transaction notes. On Tuesday the Phantoms sent a couple of players down to...
Also, other news and notes from around the NHL
If you missed the Carolina Hurricanes-St. Louis Blues game on Friday night, you also missed history. According to the Comcast TV directory (and spotted by Deadspin), the Hurricanes took the night off and let the Hartford Whalers suit up for the first time since 1997. Unfortunately, the Whalers picked a bad time to return, since the St. Louis Blues came away with an overtime win in...
Even though he's a rookie, forward Matt Read has obviously acclimated to the Philadelphia Flyers tradition quite quickly. Here's how he disrupted a line change by the St. Louis Blues on Saturday night, shoving Matt D'Agostini back on the pine with a crosscheck:
Cameras didn't catch Chris Pronger grinning like a proud father. Which we assume he was.
During the Lightning/Buffalo game on Saturday that I wasn't able to catch because of GameCenter being down, I ended up watching HNIC while cursing GCL. In the hotstove segment, Oren Koules' name came up. Relax, it has nothing to do with the Lightning but rather with the St. Louis Blues. I can't embed the video so go here to view it on the CBC website (start at the 4 minute...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Kent Huskins and T.J Oshie scored early goals and Brian Elliott was strong in net to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 4-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday night.
The Blues won their second game in two nights, after beating Carolina in overtime on their home ice. They didn't arrive in their Philadelphia hotel until after 3 a.m. and skipped the morning...
Every week we receive images in ye olde Puck Daddy inbox about ESPN cable stations using the wrong logo for a team or misidentifying a player's name in their graphics. The most prominent goof recently has been the accidental recycling of the Atlanta Thrashers logo for the Winnipeg Jets, or having the Thrash appear in the game summary for that channel.
The Thrashers relocated...
ST. LOUIS (AP) Matt D'Agostini scored at 3:58 of overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 3-2 comeback victory over the Carolina
Hurricanes on Friday night.
Matt D'Agostini scored at 3:58 of overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 3-2 comeback victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday night. Jason Arnott and David Backes scored in regulation to help the Blues overcome a 2-0 deficit, and Brian Elliott made 27 saves. In overtime after the Blues killed a penalty, Vladimir Sobotka won a faceoff, got the puck back from Pietrangelo and fed...
Goaltender Jaroslav Halak is struggling. Top
left winger Andy McDonald is shelved by
post-concussion syndrome. David Backes went down
with an “upper body” injury at Philadelphia.
Ilya Bryzgalov plays take it, you take it with his defenseman…
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