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Jakub Voracek deserves being named NHL No. 1 Star of the Week.
His 12 points over the last 5 games have given the Flyers a lift and catapulted him among the NHL scoring leaders with 22 points.
As Bill Meltzer has pointed out, he's become a point-a-game players, something both Columbus and the Flyers always believed was within him.
John Boruk and I were discussing today how Voracek still...
BEST OF MAXIM
Philadelphia Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov is out there — like way out there — and the hilariously bizarre netminder continues to make just as much news for the things he does off the ice as he does on it.
Bryzgalov continues to show a fascination with outer space as well. In addition to sounding like he’s from outer space at times, Bryzgalov stole the 24/7 show last season...
Three Stars of the Week
1. Jakub Voracek (Philadelphia Flyers)
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Just wow. What a week for Voracek and the Flyers. In four games Voracek netted four goals and seven assists for a total of eleven points. Four of the seven assists were power play points and one of his four goals was a power play goal. Just phenomenal numbers from the kid who had...
#Flyers GM Paul Holmgren announced that (F) Tye McGinn will be out at least 2 weeks with a broken orbital bone
— Philadelphia Flyers (@NHLFlyers) February 26, 2013
Probably happened in this fight with Mike Brown last night.
NHLTags: Blair BettsClaude GirouxEvgeni MalkinSean CouturierIt’s easy to overlook deficiencies in a young player’s game when the team is still finding ways to win.
Sitting in 9th place in the Eastern Conference with more games played than any other opponent, though, the Philadelphia Flyers are a team that could clearly benefit from more...
Scott Hartnell scored his first goal of the season in the Flyers' 4-2 loss to the Maple Leafs.
It was hardly the same game as two weeks ago, when the Flyers and Leafs last met, but the result was the same nonetheless.
A feverish rally by the Flyers fell short as a goal mid-way through the third for the Leafs proved to be the game-winner in a 4-2 Flyers' loss.
NHLTags: Jake VoracekJames van RiemsdykKimmo TimonenNikolai KuleminPeter LaviolettePhil KesselScott Hartnelltoronto maple leafsZac RinaldoThe Philadelphia Flyers had another chance of breaking even in the standings if they could grind out a win against the Toronto Maple Leafs this evening, but a handful of mistakes in a tightly contested...
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By: Andrew DintinoBuzzOnBroad.com
The 23-year old Middletown, New Jersey native was drafted by the Philadelphia Flyers with the second overall pick in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft.
Some would say that he...
Siri is at it again. If you recall, Siri previously called Daniel Alfredsson "god" and referred to the Carolina Hurricanes when asked about Hurricane Sandy.
Now Siri has some pretty fun answers when you ask about the universe. Specifically, when asked "How old is the universe?" or something along those lines, Siri responds with, "According to my sources...
It isn't going to happen immediately, but I have it from three sources now that the Flyers have interest in acquiring Dustin Byfuglien from Winnipeg. They like his size, his ability to play defense or forward and his scoring touch. The Flyers spent this last summer trying to get a replacement for Chris Pronger with an offer out to Ryan Suter and by signing an offer sheet for...
The Flyers entered Monday night’s game against Toronto coming off a big come-from-behind win over the Winnipeg Jets. In their 21st game of the regular season, the Flyers had an opportunity to get to .500 for the first time in […]
The Philadelphia Flyers have agreed to send a fourth-round draft pick to the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for forward Simon Gagne.
That's right. The same Gagne that was drafted by the Flyers with the twenty-second-overall pick in the 1998 NHL Entry Draft will be returning to play in Philadelphia.
In his thirteen-year-NHL career, Gagne had recorded 586 points (283 goal; 303 assists...
The Flyers, coming off of a deflating 4-2 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs, look to inch their way closer to the .500 mark as they host the Washington Capitals, winners of two straight, onWednesday night.
Philadelphia (9-11-1) played strong hockey in narrowing the deficit to two goals late in the third period of Monday’s contest but were held-off by Toronto goalie Ben Scrivens...
The Maple Leafs showed their ability to bounce back from a bad game once again, as they did everything right that went wrong in Ottawa two nights ago and earned a hard fought 4-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers at the Wells Fargo Center.
Phil Kessel, Nikolai Kulemin, Mikhail Grabovski and Jay McClement scored and Ben Scrivens had 23 saves to earn his fifth win of the season...