Mar 272011
 
Flyers Runaround 03.27.11: Defeat Islanders, Briere heating up, more...

March 27: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… Flyers turn back the Islanders March 27 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The New York Islanders came out fighting. James van Riemsdyk retaliated by scoring. In a game that began with fisticuffs, van Riemsdyk recorded his first career hat trick and the [More…]

Jan 312011
 
Flyers Runaround: 01.31.11; All-Star game wrap up, more...

January 31: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… Danny Briere and Claude Giroux both score in NHL All-Star Game January 31 Philadelphia Inquirer: “For one afternoon, at least, NHL stood for the No Hitting League as the 58th All-Star Game showcased its best players at the RBC Center. With a loud, mostly [More…]

Jan 292011
 
Flyers' Briere, Giroux picked for opposing all-star teams

January 29 Philadelphia Inquirer: “High-scoring forwards Danny Briere and Claude Giroux, Flyers teammates and Haddonfield housemates, hoped to be chosen for the same all-star team when the sides were selected Friday night at the Raleigh Convention Center. They didn’t get their wish. Team Lidstrom took Briere in the sixth round of the 18-round draft, while [More…]

Jan 132011
 
Flyers Runaround: 01.13.11; Pronger's return, Bobrovsky, Briere, more...

January 13: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… Flyers’ Pronger could return to lineup next week January 13 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger continues to make progress as he rehabilitates his broken right foot, and no one is ruling out the possibility that he could return to the lineup next week. [More…]

Jan 122011
 
Motivated Briere lifts Flyers after All-Star snub

January 12 Philadelphia Daily News: “SKATING just hours after learning he was snubbed from the All-Star Game roster, Danny Briere didn’t need much help getting up for last night’s game at HSBC Arena. Last night was a confluence of motivation for Briere. Not only was Briere not selected for the All-Star Game yesterday, he just [More…]

Jan 072011
 
Briere, Hartnell lead Flyers past Devils

January 7 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The Flyers had to huff and puff, but they finally wore down the sad-sack New Jersey Devils on Thursday night at the Prudential Center. They overcame two deficits and rallied past the Devils, 4-2, before a sparse but loud crowd. Danny Briere deposited two goals and snapped a 2-2 tie early [More…]

Dec 082010
 
Flyers Runaround: 12.08.10; Nodl, Briere, Bobrovsky, more...

December 8: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… Nodl finds his offense December 8 Camden Courier-Post: “Back when he was averaging more than a point a game at St. Cloud State, the knock on Andreas Nodl was that he could score goals but wasn’t very good at preventing them. When he turned [More…]

Nov 262010
 
Scoring depth - not star power - is key to Flyers' winning ways

November 26 Philadelphia Inquirer: “This is how deep the Flyers are these days: Their top two scorers – Mike Richards and Claude Giroux – didn’t manage any points Wednesday, but the team still erupted for six goals. “We’re not a team that relies on one guy or two guys, and we also don’t have an [More…]