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Hockey Returns: First Fight of the Year

((ht: cbssports.com))Ah...cooler weather, changing leaves...and hockey. All signs that fall is upon us and winter is but right around the corner.And as the calendar quickly approaches October, so begins the NHL season. But right now, it's only in the form of exhibition games.But that apparently doesn't mean practice like the NFL does.At least not for Wayne Simmonds of the...
Via Online Sports Guys
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Catching Up With Claude Giroux and Wayne Simmonds

This past week a multitude of NHL players were in New York for the annual Player Media Tour. Two of those players in attendance were Philadelphia Flyers forwards Claude Giroux and Wayne Simmonds. Steve Mears caught up with the two for a Q & A session in the NHL store. See what the two Flyers had to say. The post Catching Up With Claude Giroux and Wayne Simmonds appeared...
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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...
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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...
Via isportsweb.com
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...
Via Diehardsport
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

A Flyers Employee Oogled An Ice Girl After Wayne Simmonds’ Hat Trick In Philly

Wayne Simmonds’ three goals helped the Flyers beat the Rangers and force a Game 7 on Tuesday night in Philly. All the Flyers fans in attendance appeared to have a pretty good time, but none more so than this team employee tasked with the duty of picking up hats tossed after Simmonds’ third goal. Just enjoying his workplace sights, I supposed. [h/t @scarbo4for4] Article found...
Via Next Impulse Sports
April 29, 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...
Via isportsweb.com
February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Simmonds racially abused by fans

The Czech Republic's ice hockey federation says it has fined a club after its fans aimed racist chants toward Philadelphia Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds, who is playing in the top Czech league during the NHL lockout. In a statement issued Tuesday, the federation said the Chomutov Pirates were fined 30,000 koruna ($1,554) by its disciplinary committee for the chants directed toward...
Via AP on Fox
October 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Wayne Simmonds Subjected to Racist Chants While Playing in Czech Republic

Wayne Simmonds, like many of his NHL compatriots, has taken his game overseas during the NHL lockout. But unlike many of the other players in Europe, Simmonds has had to deal with abuse from the fans as well as opposing players. The Flyers forward, who is now playing for Liberec in the Czech Republic's Extraliga, got into a fight during the team's game with...
Via NESN.com
October 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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Flyers' Simmonds scores goal off his face

Philadelphia Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds scored a goal in the second period of Saturday's NHL game against the Ottawa Senators, but it was a painful one. In fact, Simmonds didn't actually shoot the puck, but got credit for the goal after a slapshot by teammate Brayden Schenn hit Simmonds in the face and the puck found its way into the net. Simmonds went to the locker...
Via Holdout Sports
March 31, 2012  |  Discuss
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