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In 2010, over 3,900 miles away from the confines of the TD Garden, the Boston Bruins dropped their season opener against Ilya Bryzgalov and the Phoenix Coyotes. While the jersey has changed for the Russian net-minder, trading in his 'Yotes reds for Philadelphia orange, the results didn't for Bryzgalov. Or for the Bruins for that matter, who fell to the mighty glove and blocker of Bryz on opening n...
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It may only be one game that is in the books in this young NHL season, but it was certainly refreshing this evening to watch the Philadelphia Flyers play in front of a real goaltender. Ilya Bryzgalov picked up his first win in the orange and black, as the Philadelphia Flyers held on to defeat the defending Stanley Cup Champion Boston Bruins 2-1.
Bryzgalov, the central piece in an...
It's been a long, long time since the Flyers had a shutout. 85 games to be exact. It's only fitting, then, that the supposed savior between the pipes ends the drought. Ilya Bryzgalov stopped all 20 shots he faced as the Flyers blanked the Devils, 3-0, to remain unbeaten through two games. Here are a few of my thoughts on the game:-Bryzgalov gets credit for the shutout...
Ilya Bryzgalov turned aside all 20 shots he faced as the Philadelphia Flyers spoiled Peter DeBoer's debut as coach of the New Jersey Devils with a 3-0 road triumph on Saturday.
Signed to a nine-year, $51 million deal in the offseason, Bryzgalov secured his 24th career shutout by stopped seven shots in the first period, 10 in the second and just three in the third.
BOSTON -- The Bruins exorcised their demons with a second-round sweep of the Flyers last spring. In the summer, the Flyers simply showed much of that team the exit. Philadelphia underwent a radical overhaul this offseason, trading away captain Mike Richards and high-scoring forward Jeff Carter in a pair of blockbuster deals and signing goalie Ilya Bryzgalov to a nine-year, $51-million...
PHILADELPHIA - Ilya Bryzgalov loves to tell a good story.
And inside the Flyers' locker room, the $51 million...
The Flyers were outshot 11-4 in the final period, but Ilya Bryzgalov, the first bona fide No. 1 goalie they’ve had in a while, kept them in the game.
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Ilya Bryzgalov made 20 saves and the Philadelphia Flyers spoiled another home opener with a 3-0 win over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night.
NEWARK, N.J. — Ilya Bryzgalov made 20 saves and the Philadelphia Flyers spoiled another home opener with a 3-0 win over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday night.
Flyers and NHL fans alike all have to admit what I admitted to myself last night. It's strange to see Jagr in a Philadelphia Flyers uniform.
I know it's been several months since he signed with the Flyers but seeing him out on the ice in Orange and Black was just a little strange. I don't want to say that I got this feeling up my leg like Chris Matthews but...
Former Coyotes goalie Ilya Bryzgalov made 22 saves in his first game for the Flyers, Jaromir Jagr recorded his 1,600th NHL point in his first game back in the league after three years in Russia and Philadelphia held on for a 2-1 victory over Boston on Thursday night to spoil the Bruins' celebration of their Stanley Cup championship.
By MATT WILSON
Jaromir Jagr and Wayne Simmonds showed up for Philadelphia providing assists, and Jakub Voracek scored a goal for the overhauled Flyers in their season opener Thursday against the Boston Bruins.
Ilya Bryzgalov, the biggest goalie free agent this offseason, stood tall for the Flyers in their 2-1 win over the Boston Bruins.
It may be too early to answer...
Jaromir Jagr returned after three years in Russia and scored his 1,600th career NHL point on Thursday night, leading the Philadelphia Flyers to a 2-1 victory over Boston and spoiling the Bruins' Stanley Cup banner-raising celebration. Ilya Bryzgalov made 22 saves in his first game for the Flyers since signing a nine-year, $51 million contract.