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Flyers' Streit whistled for penalty while standing in penalty box

Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Mark Streit committed a penalty while standing in the penalty box on Thursday.Yes, you read that correctly as the unusual situation played itself out during the first period of Philadelphia's 5-1 victory over the Buffalo Sabres. With the clock ticking down on his first interference penalty, Streit prepared to exit the box and play the puck as Buffalo...
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3 hours ago  |  Discuss

A Ghastly Tale: How Gostisbehere nearly stayed in the minors

Embed from Getty Images   The halfway point of the season has come and gone and with the Flyers continuing to make a playoff push, reaching the halfway mark allows a chance for evaluation. It isn't hard to find the point when things started to turn on a season that was going downhill fast. Ron Hextall did a sit-down interview with Steve Coates of the Flyers radio broadcast...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Flyers' veteran pair lagging behind

Nick Schultz and Mark Streit are the old men of the Flyers defense. At 33 and 38 respectively, they are much older than most of a defense that is under 25. Thus far this season, that experience has not paid off for the duo. As the chart below shows, their 5v5 Corsi percentage is lagging well behind the rest of the defense. Admittedly, in terms of goal differences, Streit and...
Via Flyerdelphia
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Postgame Perspective: A playoff feel to Flyers latest win

Embed from Getty Images   Mark Streit, in just his sixth game back from an injury that sidelined him for six weeks, scored his first goal since the return with 8:28 remaining in the third. The race was on for the Flyers from there. In a third period that had a playoff feel to it, the Flyers finished off a 3-2 victory over the Boston Bruins, their fourth straight win and...
Via Flyerdelphia
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Simmonds, Streit lead Flyers past Bruins 3-2

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Mark Streit and Wayne Simmonds scored third-period goals to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 3-2 comeback victory over the Boston Bruins on Wednesday night for their fourth straight win. Jakub Voracek had a goal and two assists and Claude Giroux assisted on all three goals for Philadelphia. The Flyers won their sixth straight at home. Loui Eriksson and Kevan...
Via Associated Press
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Game 36 Preview: Streit returns as Flyers face Sharks

Embed from Getty Images   Coming off of a rough return from the holiday break in Anaheim on Sunday night, the Flyers return to the ice in San Jose to continue a West coast trip against the Sharks. The Flyers will get veteran defenseman Mark Streit back in the lineup after missing six weeks. The opening face-off in San Jose is set for 10:30 p.m. Flyers Leaders ...
Via Flyerdelphia
December 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Flyers place Gagner on waivers, eye Streit's return vs. Sharks

The Philadelphia Flyers are getting a bit creative in their bid to pave the way for the return of veteran defenseman Mark Streit and keep promising rookie Shayne Gostisbehere on the roster.On Tuesday, the Flyers placed forward Sam Gagner on waivers to clear salary cap hurdles in relation to Gostisbehere and Streit. The 38-year-old Streit is looking forward to Wednesday's tilt versus...
Via Fox Sports
December 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Flyers' Streit: Gostisbehere 'makes us a better team'

Philadelphia Flyers injured defenseman Mark Streit admitted that he sees plenty of himself in rookie Shayne Gostisbehere.So much so, in fact, that Streit has endorsed the 22-year-old and his impact on the team while the veteran recovers from pubic-plate dislocation surgery."He has great offensive skills and instincts," the soon-to-be 38-year-old Streit told CSN Philly. "A good shot...
Via Fox Sports
December 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Flyers' Mark Streit out six weeks with painful sounding 'pubic plate detachment'

Philadelphia Flyers' Mark Streit is going to be sidelined for at least the next six weeks after he has surgery on Tuesday morning. And in describing the defenseman's injury, the Flyers decided to be specific. Painfully specific. The team tweeted on Saturday morning that the 37-year-old Streit is going to be on the mend after he undergoes surgery to repair a "pubic plate...
Via The Other Paper
November 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Veteran Defenseman Mark Streit Thrives Against Former Team

Philadelphia Flyers’ Mark Streit, center, can’t control the puck as it slides past Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Thomas Greiss, left, in the second period of an NHL hockey game, Sunday, April 5, 2015, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Tom Mihalek) The Philadelphia Flyers pulled off a wild 5-4 victory over the New York Islanders tonight, helping play the part of spoiler as the Islanders...
Via The Sports Journal
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

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