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Flyers Dismantle Blue Jackets in “Embarassing” 9-2 Stinger

Flyers Dismantle Blue Jackets in “Embarassing” 9-2 Stinger

There are hockey games, and then there are events like Saturday night's 9-2 dismantling of the Columbus Blue Jackets at the hands of the Philadelphia Flyers. Had former Flyer Jeff Carter been able to play,

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Schenn Injured and Flyers Recall Gustafsson, Rinaldo

Schenn Injured and Flyers Recall Gustafsson, Rinaldo

That was fast. Defenseman Erik Gustafsson and pugilist Zac Rinaldo have been officially recalled by the Flyers.  Tim McManus of the Post-Star was the first to confirm that the two Phantoms were on their way

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Flyers Place Betts, Walker and Bartulis on Waivers [Updated]

Flyers Place Betts, Walker and Bartulis on Waivers [Updated]

Kevin Allen of USAToday was the first to report that Blair Betts, the premier face-off man and penalty killer for the Flyers, had been placed on waivers. Renauld P. Lavoie of RDS Hockey has subsequently

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Flyers Must Begin Preparing for Life Without Pronger

Flyers Must Begin Preparing for Life Without Pronger

It’s too early to panic, but a recent interview with Chris Pronger on the (oddly enough named) Mike Richards Morning Show on TSN1050 revealed that he is still recovering from his off-season surgery and may

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Notes from Flyers Rookie Camp

Notes from Flyers Rookie Camp

The Flyers rookie camp continued over the weekend with more drills designed to work on outlet passes and one-on-one challenges. I attended Saturday's session.  The players were split into two groups, but ran through the

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Flyers Rookie Camp Begins Tomorrow

Flyers Rookie Camp Begins Tomorrow

The initial frenzy of free agency has died down now that many of the sought after players have found homes. While Paul Holmgren still has time to fiddle with the roster before September, the organization will turn

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Unpredictable Series of Events Caps Flyers Weekend

Unpredictable Series of Events Caps Flyers Weekend

It figures that I take a couple days off from the beat and a number of fairly unpredictable events take place. To recap: -  Nikolai Zherdev not only clears waivers, but humbled by it Many had

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Flyers Lose Defensive Prospect Lehtivuori to Apathy

Reports came out this week that Flyers defensive prospect Joonas Lehtivuori had been loaned to KalPa of the Finnish hockey league SM-liiga for the remainder of the season. Teemu H of Broad Street Hockey and

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Flyers Could Be Eyeing More Russians in the Future

Teemu of BroadStreetHockey “tweeted” a few weeks ago that the Philadelphia Flyers, Pittsburgh Penguins, and Vancouver Canucks were all looking into the availability of Russian free agent forward Sergei Zinoviev. Zinoviev, 30, is currently playing

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Consistency From Flyers Leads to Win over Buffalo Sabres

Solid goaltending and all-around team consistency helped the Flyers down the Buffalo Sabres last night in a 3-1 preseason win. After going scoreless in the first period, the Flyers started the second on the powerplay,

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