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Philadelphia Flyers at a glance

PHILADELPHIA FLYERS LAST SEASON: 33-31-18, 84 points. Sixth in Metropolitan Division: COACH: Dave Hakstol (first NHL season). ADDED: G Michal Neuvirth, F Sam Gagner LOST: F Jason Akeson, D Nik Grossman PLAYER TO WATCH: Jake Voracek. Voracek had 22 goals and 81 points and spent most of the season in the hunt for the NHL scoring title. The Flyers were once considered Claude Giroux...
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October 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Flyers Notes: Akeson Recalled From Phantoms; Timonen Still Not Cleared

The Flyers have recalled forward Jason Akeson from Lehigh Valley.  He will be a game time decision tonight against Buffalo based on the health of Matt Read. This could be the offensive spark the team is looking for after being shut out in two consecutive games.  They have not scored in a goal in over 144:00 of hockey. Akeson averages nearly a point per game with the Phantoms....
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January 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Future Flyers Report: Akeson Waived in Frustrating Week for Philadelphia Hockey

NHL: Scott Laughton continues to play well for the Philadelphia Flyers as his line was the lone bright spot in Friday’s loss. He is still seeking his first NHL point. The Flyers wished Jason Akeson a happy Thanksgiving by placing him on waivers. He cleared on Friday and was sent to Lehigh Valley in time for Friday’s game for the Phantoms. AHL: Injury News: Rob Zepp tweaked...
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November 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Flyers close preseason with shootout loss to Capitals

Jason Akeson scored the go-ahead goal in the second period that held up until the final minute of regulation. The Flyers lost to the Capitals in a shootout, 3-2, to close the preseason. (Photo by Amy Irvin/38Photography) The Flyers preseason closed the way it began. While the Flyers experienced success on home ice against the Capitals in the preseason opener, another group of...
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October 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Youth forward revival could provide boost to Flyers offense

  #181964911 / In the previous development camp, it was easy to turn attention to the rookie defenseman. Aside from the final two games for the then Adirondack Phantoms, this was the first many were getting a look at Shayne Gostisbehere, the headliner of the Flyers defensive prospects. What isn’t talked about nearly as much is talent up front. The Flyers do...
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July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Three Pointer – Flyers are Living Dangerously vs. Rangers

The Flyers finally got a win in Madison Square Garden on Sunday and considering how they’ve performed there over the past three years, this probably qualifies as an Easter miracle.  Rookie winger Jason Akeson redeemed himself with a power play goal to tie the game midway through the second period and LUKE SCHENN (yes, that Luke Schenn) put […] The post Three Pointer – Flyers...
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April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Powerplay propels Rangers to win

Philadelphia Flyers rookie Jason Akeson is wearing the goat horns after a 4-1 loss to the Rangers in the series opener on Thursday night. Akeson's was called for a double minor after his stick rode up into the face of Carl Hagelin at 7:35 of the third period. The rookie, who was playing in his second game of the season and third of his NHL career, went to the box and gave the Rangers...
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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