Found September 02, 2012 on Fox - The Hockey Guy:
The Philadelphia Flyers did not got the expected return on that nine-year, $51 million contract lavished on goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov last year.He ran hot and cold all season. Which goaltender will Philly get this season? Will it get the guy who allowed 18 goals during a four-game span in October? Or will it see more of the Bryzgalov who went 10-2-1 with a 1.43 goals-against average, .947 save percentage and four shutouts in March. He produced a shutout stretch of 249 minutes and 43 seconds that month. On the other hand, his playoffs took an unfortunate turn. He posted a 5-6 record with a 3.46 GAA and .887 save percentage.His bottom line was unimpressive: 33 victories, 10th most in the NHL, rankings of 21st in GAA (2.48) and 33rd in save percentage (.909). The Flyers are counting on a much better showing this season.Flyers star Claude Giroux believes Bryzgalov should be much more prepared for all the hockey fanfare in the City of Brotherly Love. “Obviously next year he's gonna...

Bill Meltzer: Meltzer's Musings: Defense Pairings, Labor Day

If the 2012-13 regular season starts on time, the Flyers will carry seven defensemen. Chris Pronger, Andrej Meszaros and Andreas Lilja will all go on injured reserve, with Pronger and Meszaros both being LTIR candidates. In terms of pairings, there is a good possibility (barring further injuries or roster moves) that the lineup will look something like this: Kimmo Timonen - Luke...

Vote for Best Hit of Flyers 2011-12 Season

The polls are open for you, the fans, to vote on your favorite hit from the Philadelphia Flyers 2011-12 season! Below will be four videos of some of the biggest hits from this past season. After watching all four, vote for which one you think is the best using the voting system below. Enjoy! Wayne Simmonds Hit on Rostislav Klesla (November 17, 2011) &amp...

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