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WATCH: Claude Giroux’s Big Hit on Evgeni Malkin

Everyone remembers Claude Giroux’s massive hit on Sidney Crosby a few years ago in the playoffs; this time, Giroux decided to make sure Evgeni Malkin did not feel left out, blowing up the Penguins forward in the 2nd period of today’s game. Giroux and the Flyers lead 4-0 after two periods.

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Andrew MacDonald Traded to Flyers

Flyers Trade Two Picks, Prospect for Defenseman Andrew MacDonald

The Philadelphia Flyers have made their first key move before tomorrow’s trade deadline, dealing a 2014 3rd-round pick, a 2015 2nd-round pick, and Phantoms forward Matt Mangene to the New York Islanders for defenseman Andrew MacDonald. For a team looking desperately for an mobile, puck-moving blue-liner, this wasn’t too bad a move considering his relatively low […]

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Steve Mason Contract Extension

Report: Flyers, Goalie Steve Mason Agree to Contract Extension

The Philadelphia Flyers are not a franchise used to solid goaltending, game-in, game-out. That’s what they have gotten from former Calder Trophy-winning goalie Steve Mason, and according to ESPN’s Pierre Lebrun, the Flyers have inked Mason, in the last year of his contract, to an extension. Mason is 19-11-5 for the Flyers this season, posting […]

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Matt Read Contract Extension

Matt Read Will Return Tonight for the Philadelphia Flyers

The Philadelphia Flyers will finally be back to full strength along the front line, with winger Matt Read set to return tonight against Buffalo according to the team’s beat writers. Read will play in all situations tonight, Berube says.— Sam Carchidi (@BroadStBull) January 14, 2014 Read has missed the Flyers’ past six games with a […]

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Steve Downie Flyers

Flyers News: Steve Downie Out, Ray Emery In Net vs Rangers Tonight

Yes, this is happening. Per several reports, including the Flyers’ Anthony SanFilippo, Steve Downie will be a healthy scratch tonight for the Philadelphia Flyers as they face the New York Rangers in a key Metropolitan Divions matchup. He will be replaced in the lineup by Jay Rosehill; this likely means Tye McGinn will be promoted […]

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Tye McGinn Flyers

Tye McGinn Active for the Flyers

Flyers winger Tye McGinn, recently re-called from AHL Adirondack, will be active in his first game back with the big-league club, per @BroadStBull. McGinn is replacing Zac Rinaldo on the 4th line, joining Chris VandeVelde and Adam Hall. He has 3 goals in just six games for the Flyers, and is 4th in the NHL […]

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Brayden Schenn Flyers Injury

Flyers News: Brayden Schenn Injury Update

The Philadelphia Flyers have released some information about forward Brayden Schenn, who was injured in last night’s game against the Washington Capitals. Schenn, who took a vicious hit from Tom Wilson in the 2nd period, has been diagnosed with upper back and neck stiffness. The key news here, however, is that he does not have […]

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Evander Kane Flyers

Report: Flyers Interested in Jets LW Evander Kane

The Philadelphia Flyers are in between being a postseason contender and a cellar-dweller. After a strong homestand, the Flyers (14-15-3) have gone 4-5-1 in their last ten, and are 11th in the Eastern Conference. They are two points behind 8th-place Carolina. It looks like GM Paul Holmgren, however, may be interested in making a big […]

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Steve Downie Flyers

Flyers Swap Max Talbot for Steve Downie

In another interesting move along his front line—the first being the demotion of winger Tye McGinn—Philadelphia Flyers GM Paul Holmgren has traded winger Max Talbot to the Colorado Avalanche for Steve Downie. As @adater first reported, can confirm Max Talbot traded for Steve Downie— Pierre LeBrun (@Real_ESPNLeBrun) October 31, 2013 This move makes little sense […]

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Vincent Lecavalier Hat Trick Flyers Islanders

VIDEO: Vinny Lecavalier’s Hat Trick vs Islanders

The Philadelphia Flyers burst onto the scene in a big way last night against the division-rival Islanders, scoring a season-high five goals. The charge was led by Vinny Lecavalier, who benefitted from having Michael Raffl and Claude Giroux on his line. Lecavalier notched his first hat trick of the season, with a power-play goal early […]

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Flyers-Islanders Game Preview

Tonight the Flyers and former Islanders captain Mark Streit take on captain John Tavares and the division rival Islanders looking to get their first win streak of the season going after some early offensive struggles. Here are some stats for the matchup… Flyers Islanders Record 2-7-0 4-3-3 Points 4 11 Goals For Average 1.44 3.20 […]

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Tye McGinn Flyers

Flyers Send Tye McGinn Down to Phantoms

With Scott Hartnell returning from an upper-body injury, the Flyers have made their second demotion of the week, sending winger Tye McGinn back down to Adirondack Friday to make room for Hartnell. Outrage is the only word that can be used to describe the reaction to the news that McGinn would be sent back down […]

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