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Saturday Apr 19 | The News Journal

New York's Kevin Klein and the Flyers' Michael Raffl mix it up in Game 1 Thursday.

Craig Berube was quick to name the biggest reason his team couldn't score Thursday in Game 1 against the Rangers: puck possession.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Jay Rosehill, Hal Gill, Claude Giroux, Tye McGinn, NHL Players

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Gloucester County Times

2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs: Flyers' Steve Mason gets through goalie...

Late Friday morning, with Madison Square Garden preparing for a Billy Joel concert, Flyers goalie Steve Mason hopped onto one of two indoor rinks that's in a complex near the West Side Highway for his most expensive workout since suffering an upper-body injury last weekend.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Cal Heeter, Jay Rosehill, Scott Hartnell, Ray Emery, NHL Players

Thu Apr 17, 2014

The News Journal

Flyers notes: Vinny Lecavalier putting friendships on back...

"It's part of hockey. It's part of the business, I guess. You've got to move on," said Vinny Lecavalier, who won the Stanley Cup with Tampa Bay in 2004.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Scott Hartnell, Hal Gill, Steve Downie, NHL Players

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Broad Street Hockey

On Andrew MacDonald, the neutral zone, and where opinions may vary

Why do people's opinions on Andrew MacDonald vary so widely? The answer may be based on how he plays in the neutral zone.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Braydon Coburn, Luke Schenn, NHL Players

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Broad Street Hockey

Revisting the MacDonald Trade.

A few weeks ago, I wrote a piece looking at dead line acquisition Andy McDonald's impact on the Flyers.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Luke Schenn, NHL Players

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Sports Network

Flyers top Pens in OT, capping wild finish

Mark Streit's errant pass hit the back of the net with 2:50 remaining in overtime and lifted the Philadelphia Flyers over the Pittsburgh Penguins, 4-3, at CONSOL Energy Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Nicklas Grossmann, Hal Gill, Claude Giroux, Adam Hall, NHL Players

Broad Street Hockey

Flyers at Penguins preview: Almost there...

The Flyers are one win away from knowing exactly where they'll be when the playoffs begin.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Nicklas Grossmann, Zac Rinaldo, NHL Players, Pittsburgh Penguins, Sidney Crosby

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Philly.com

Phantoms' sad run in Adirondack about to end

FIVE YEARS AGO, a wrecking ball tore a hole through the brick and mortar of the Spectrum - tearing down nearly 40 years worth of dusty Flyers and Sixers memories.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Brayden Schenn, Sean Couturier, Robert Hagg, NHL Players, Michael Raffl

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Daily Journal

Flyers: Muddled picture

Now there are two games to go and quite a few pieces to the NHL playoff puzzle are without a place.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Wayne Simmonds, Ray Emery, NHL Players, NHL Eastern Conference, NHL Atlantic Division, New York Rangers

Philly.com

Emery gets start in goal

Do not read anything into it if goalie Ray Emery starts two of the season's final three games for the Flyers, coach Craig Berube said before Thursday's matchup with Tampa Bay.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Ray Emery, NHL Players

Broad Street Hockey

Flyers at Lightning preview: Fighting for position

The Flyers will try not to get swept by the Lightning in the regular season series as they continue to try and gain ground in the East.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Vincent Lecavalier, NHL Players, Michael Raffl, Nicklas Grossmann, Steve Downie

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Examiner.com

Hal Gill nominated by Flyers for Masterton Trophy

Some may have forgotten soon-to-be 39-year-old defenseman Hal Gill was still on the Flyers.

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Related Topix: Sports, Philadelphia Flyers, Hal Gill, NHL Players, Ian Laperriere

Sports Network

Blues tie franchise mark with SO win over Flyers

T.J. Oshie and Kevin Shattenkirk scored in the shootout as St. Louis tied a franchise-high for wins in a season thanks to a 1-0 victory over Philadelphia at Scot trade Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, St. Louis Blues, Nicklas Grossmann, Kevin Shattenkirk, Kimmo Timonen, NHL Players

Thu Apr 03, 2014

The News Journal

Flyers notes: Steve Downie still part of coach's plansFlyers notes:...

The 26-year-old winger is working his way back from a couple of issues and hasn't played in six games.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Steve Downie, NHL Players, Tye McGinn, Kimmo Timonen

Broad Street Hockey

Columbus Blue Jackets (38-30-7) vs. Philadelphia Flyers (39-27-9)-...

It's a match-up of Mason vs. Bobrovsky: two goalies facing their former teams, with playoff implications to boot.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Matt Read, Claude Giroux, Steve Downie, Kimmo Timonen, NHL Players

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Philly.com

Flyers' Gustafsson gets rare ice action

Unlacing his skates in a cubby in the visitors' locker room at Scottrade Center barely large enough to house his mammoth, 6-7 frame, Hal Gill was knocking on wood.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Andrej Meszaros, Hal Gill, Luke Schenn, Kimmo Timonen, NHL Players

Philly.com

Flyers Notes: With Timonen out, Flyers go with Gustafsson

Defenseman Erik Gustafsson had been alternating with the since-traded Andrej Meszaros, but ever since the Flyers acquired Andrew MacDonald from the Islanders, he has been a forgotten player.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Claude Giroux, Braydon Coburn, Luke Schenn, Kimmo Timonen, NHL Players

The Miami Herald

Depleted Flyers fall to Blues

The Philadelphia Flyers' No. 1 goalie, Steve Mason, was given the night off, and their top defenseman, Kimmo Timonen, was back home with a facial injury.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Kimmo Timonen, NHL Players, Claude Giroux, Braydon Coburn, Michael Raffl

Philly.com

Flyers lose out on Folin

For the second spring in a row, the Flyers missed out on the most highly coveted undrafted free agent defenseman leaving the college ranks.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Matt Read, Ben Holmstrom, Kimmo Timonen, NHL Players, Danny DeKeyser

Mon Mar 31, 2014

The Daily Journal

Flyers: Team eyeing home ice in playoffs

No one in the Flyers' dressing room is counting their chickens before they hatch.

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Related Topix: Sports, NHL Hockey, Philadelphia Flyers, Claude Giroux, Steve Downie, Braydon Coburn, Kimmo Timonen, NHL Players

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