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  1. Flyers' Wayne Simmonds wearing 'A', calls leadership role 'huge honor' that comes with responsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    ... and defenseman Mark Streit. The Flyers need two new assistant captains this season to replace defenseman Kimmo Timonen, who has blood clots and probably is done at age 39, and left wing Scott Hartnell, who was traded in June to Columbus. Streit ...


  2. 10 Flyers things you need to know todayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago |

    ... the preseason, but still has a lot of developing to do. 7. The Flyers will miss do-it-all defenseman Kimmo Timonen, who probably is done for good at age 39 due to blood clots, but Mark Streit looks like a very good replacement playing the point on ...


  3. Claude Giroux ready to make preseason debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | USA Today

    ... hony Mantha suffered a broken tibia in a rookie camp game and is out 6-8 weeks. Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen has blood clots in his leg and lungs. He'll be re-examined in January and concedes that his chances of playing are slim.


  4. 2014-15 Philadelphia Flyers PreviewRead the original story

    Tuesday | KAVU

    Can Craig Berube lay the foundation for a success by getting his players to buy in right from training camp, and shake off the stigma of placing a former enforcer in a position of power as an NHL head coach? Will the defense collapse without the influence and presence of Kimmo Timonen? Can the special teams remain in the top-10 while the offense increases and defense tightens up? Does Ron Hextall's ascension to the GM spot as Paul Holmgren moves up to team president herald a new era of thought and knowledge regarding player development and salary-cap management? Is it possible for the city's mainstream media to find a middle ground between trashing and deifying the club's top players depending on the week and time of day? FORWARDS - Tying overall performance to the travails of a single player is dangerous business.


  5. Flyers' rookies impressive in win over DevilsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 |

    ... and are 7 for 12 in two home preseason games..Mark Streit has excelled as the quarterback on the PP, replacing Kimmo Timonen. Streit used to direct the Canadiens' power play. "They had a great power play and he ran it," Berube said. "And he ran the ...


  6. Flyers captain Giroux returns ahead of scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | CBS Sports

    The Philadelphia Flyers ' start to the 2014-15 season hasn't been off to the best start in the health department. Already down top-four defenseman Kimmo Timonen , the Flyers lost Claude Giroux for at least two weeks of the preseason with a lower-body injury suffered 15 minutes into the first day of practice.


  7. Flyers send '14 first-rounder Sanheim back to juniorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | MSNBC

    ... at camp given his pedigree, a good showing at rookie camp and the fact Philly's blueline is pretty thin with Kimmo Timonen out indefinitely (blood clots). That said, the decision to send Sanheim down is consistent with Philly's recent approach. Last ...


  8. Flyers banking Del Zotto will return to top formRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 |

    ... When the free-agency period opened in July, Del Zotto, 24, drew little interest. After the Flyers learned Kimmo Timonen had three blood clots, however, Hextall quickly signed Del Zotto to a one-year, $1.3 million contract. Del Zotto had earned an ...


  9. Flyers know they'll miss Kimmo Timonen, who's out with blood clotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 |

    APRIL 29: Kimmo Timonen #44 of the Philadelphia Flyers looks on against the New York Rangers in Game Six of the First Round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Wells Fargo Center on April 29, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. ORG XMIT: 485354559 The biggest hit to the Philadelphia Flyers' playoff hopes happened before they even stepped onto the ice for training camp.


  10. Streit looks to take on leadership role for FlyersRead the original story

    Monday Sep 22 | The Morning Call

    ... in his mid-30s, Streit still had a period of adjustment for his first go-round in Philadelphia. Top defenseman Kimmo Timonen has been sidelined indefinitely by the presence of blood clots, leaving a vacancy for position of "quarterback'' on the ...


  11. Flyers counting on MacDonald to play huge roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | MSNBC

    Andrew MacDonald logged 21:59 minutes per game and blocked 44 shots in 19 contests with the Philadelphia Flyers last season, but they'll be depending on him even more in his first full campaign with the team. With Kimmo Timonen out indefinitely due to blood clots, MacDonald is projected to play on the team's top defensive pairing with Braydon Coburn after mostly skating with Luke Schenn during his stint with Philadelphia last season.


  12. Flyers' Michael Del Zotto more motivated than ever to prove Rangers wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 |

    New Flyers defenseman Michael Del Zotto sat up at his locker and smiled when two writers walked his way to introduce themselves after practice Saturday. Del Zotto started the conversation with a line he's been throwing out ever since he finally found a new employer on Aug. 5, the same day that the Flyers announced veteran blueliner Kimmo Timonen is out indefinitely due to blood clots: A few minutes later, after a little probing, Del Zotto dropped big hints about some issues that he's a little reluctant to talk about in detail.


  13. Flyers have no worries with Mason in goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 |

    The Flyers have questions about their Kimmo Timonen-less defense; questions about Claude Giroux's health and who will replace left winger Scott Hartnell; questions about whether young players such as Sean Couturier, Luke Schenn, and Michael Del Zotto can take their games to another level. That's because goalie Steve Mason rediscovered his mojo last season, and even outplayed the great Henrik Lundqvist in the Flyers' seven-game playoff loss to the New York Rangers.


  14. Giroux out for 2 weeks or more with lower body injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 |

    ... battling a right finger injury, Giroux played in just one preseason game. On the heels of losing defenseman Kimmo Timonen for what could be a career-ending blood-clot issue, it isn't a dream start to camp to again be missing the NHL's reigning ...


  15. Flyers' D Timonen holds off on retiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen said Thursday that is not retiring, but the chances of playing again appeared "really slim." Many thought the 39-year-old Timonen was going to retire during Thursday's news conference because of a blood clots in his lungs and right leg.


  16. New Flyer Del Zotto itching to return to London to play LeafsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The London Free Press

    ... often than not and let him walk at the end of the campaign. Philly, who faces some blueline uncertainty after Kimmo Timonen developed blood clots in his legs, are putting some serious faith in the former first-round pick. GM Ron Hextall has said Del ...


  17. Why the Philadelphia Flyers Are in Danger of Having a Disastrous 2014-15 SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | BleacherReport

    ... want to play. But the chances of me playing are really slim. That's a fact. But I'm ready & waiting to see." -Kimmo Timonen The Timonen injury is particularly problematic because it hits the Flyers in a spot where the team was already weak. to its ...


  18. Flyers training camp: 10 things we learned FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 |

    ... Michael Raffl. 7. Andrew MacDonald, also as expected, will get the first shot at replacing injured defenseman Kimmo Timonen on the top pair, which includes Braydon Coburn. Berube says that he's committed to trying this out at least for a few ...


  19. Today Is the First Day of Flyers Practice, and Claude Giroux Is Already HurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 |

    ... we're dealt and we'll deal with it." The Flyers are already dealing with the status of longtime defenseman Kimmo Timonen, who is unlikely to ever play for the Flyers again due to blood clots in his lungs. He's holding out to make a return to the ...


  20. Flyers' Claude Giroux getting tests to find out severity of lower body injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The Gloucester County Times

    ... by Coburn already headed into camp without his defense partner indefinitely and probably for good with Kimmo Timonen's career in jeopardy due to blood clots in his right calf and lungs. "You know what? It's part of the game," Coburn said. ...