Found October 28, 2011 on
James van Riemsdyk
Columbus Blue Jackets
I have watched back-to-back games that were complete and total crap. I’m not going to sit here and tell you that I expect the Philadelphia Flyers to come out and win every game, that would be unreasonable and insane. At this point, I’d settle for some consistency.
So far, this team has been anything BUT consistent. There have been flashes of the good stuff that we, as Flyers fans expect. Claude Giroux and Jaromir Jagr look like they could wreck the NHL together, and now that Scott Hartnell has been added to that line, they look even better. The problem has certainly not been with the team’s top line. Sean Couturier has looked good too in the time he has spent on the ice. I believe you can expect nothing but good things from Couturier in the future. So this isn’t his fault either. Wayne Simmonds has been pretty solid too. The problem is elsewhere.
The Flyers really haven’t gotten much support from some of the players they have come to rely on. Danny Briere has been su...
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Blink and you might have missed Brayden Schenn in the Flyers lineup so far this season. The key piece to the Mike Richards deal, who just joined the Flyers 4 games ago, suffered a broken foot against the Canadiens on Wednesday and will miss 4-6 weeks. The Flyers placed him on LTIR and called up forward Zac Rinaldo and defenseman Erik Gustafsson.It is the second injury of the...
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Is it pretty safe to call yesterday one of the more ridiculous sporting days of 2011? In hockey, you had your usual wild finishes, but a seventeen-goal game between Winnipeg and Philadelphia stole the show. In college football, Case Keenum threw for nine - again, nine - touchdowns in a single game.
And, that baseball game? Unreal. Can...
Jaromir Jagr scored two goals and Ilya Bryzgalov rebounded strong in net from a string of bad games to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-1 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night. Bryzgalov needed an outing like this one to restore the confidence he said was shot after an 0-4-1 stretch with a 4.62 goals against average.
Jaromir Jagr scored two goals, and Ilya Bryzgalov rebounded from a string of bad games to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-1 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night.
Ilya Bryzgalov gave up 4 goals on 10 shots tonight after coming in for starter Sergei Bobrovsky, who by the way faced 15 shots while giving up 5 goals.
He faced the media after the game….
The Philadelphia Flyers announced today that they have recalled recalled 5-11, 185-lb left wing Zac Rinaldo and 5-10, 180-lb defenseman Erik Gustafsson from their American Hockey League affiliate, the Adirondack Phantoms, according to general mana...
Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger has blurred vision in his right eye and does not know when he'll return to the ice after being jabbed in the face.
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