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Flyers' Simmonds doesn't want 'repeat of last year'

Philadelphia Flyers right wing Wayne Simmonds is quick to put last season's disastrous finish in his rear-view mirror.Although Simmonds recorded a team-leading 28 goals, the Flyers (33-31-18) fell out of favor and missed the playoffs following a sixth-place finish in the Metropolitan Division."I work on being someone who can provide leadership, to do whatever I can, on and off the...
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August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Flyers' Simmonds nixes notion of team rebuilding

Philadelphia Flyers right wing Wayne Simmonds doesn't want to hear about his team rebuilding. "No," Simmonds emphatically told Matt Larkin of The Hockey News when asked if a new coach and a large number of young defensive prospects signifies a rebuild. "We're a good team right now." Last season's standings respectfully disagree with the 26-year-old Simmonds, as the Flyers (33-31...
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August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Flyers Injury Update: Wayne Simmonds is wearing a boot on left foot

Philadelphia Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds's injury appears worse than initially thought. The injured Simmonds was seen on Sunday with a walking boot, as reported by Tim Panaccio of CSN Philly. The injury occurred in last Tuesday's preseason game against the New York Rangers. #484634569 / The Flyers begin the new season on October 8 in Boston against the Bruins...
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October 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Wayne Simmonds’ Status For Season Opener Against Bruins ‘Up In The Air’

The Philadelphia Flyers will likely be starting the season without Wayne Simmonds. The Flyers forward was injured during Tuesday’s exhibition game against the New York Rangers. Although the severity of his injury has not been disclosed, Simmonds was seen wearing a walking boot on his left foot during practice at the Charlies Moore Arena in Orleans, Mass., on Sunday, via Tim Panaccio...
October 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Wayne Simmonds likes the Rangers blood

Wayne Simmonds regarding the rivalry between the Rangers and Flyers: “I don’t wanna say we’re gonna be out for blood, but we’re gonna be out for blood.” Well then.
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September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Flyers need to upgrade defense in free agency

For the Philadelphia Flyers, the 2013-2014 season saw no shortage of offense. The Flyers attack contained seven different players with 20 goals or more including Wayne Simmonds, their captain Claude Giroux, Jakub Voracek, Matt Read, Scott Hartnell, Brayden Schenn and Vinny Lecavalier. The most glaring issue faced by the flyers was their defense. Andrew Macdonald was inked to a six...
June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Flyers season recap and 2014-15 preview

The Philadelphia Flyers dropped their first round series against the New York Rangers Wednesday, and now have a long offseason to figure out what went wrong, and how to fix it. Season’s Top Five Performers: Claude Giroux Claude Giroux – This one is a no-brainer. Despite his rocky start, the Flyers captain dominated his competition for the majority of the season, and cemented...
May 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Flyers Employee Oggles Ice Girl After Wayne Simmonds Hattrick

Philadelphia Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds posted a hattrick in Game 6 to help power the Flyers to a 5-2 victory over the New York Rangers and forced a Game 7. After his third goal, the hats poured onto the ice and the Flyers Ice Girl’s and other employees had to help clean up. I’m gonna […] The post Flyers Employee Oggles Ice Girl After Wayne Simmonds Hattrick appeared first...
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

The Flyers’ most impressive performers this season

At season start, the Philadelphia Flyers looked to be on the verge of yet another disappointing season. A 4-10-1 start saw a broken team in need of immediate change and rejuvenation to its’ lineup. The first 11 games saw a coaching change from Peter Laviolette to Craig Berube. Berube implemented a new style to the Flyers, one that was much more defensive minded than the team had...
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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