Pronger likely to sit again

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Apr 162011
Pronger likely to sit again

April 16 “Unless defenseman Chris Pronger can play a game without shooting the puck, he will not be in the lineup Saturday when the Flyers face Buffalo at the Wells Fargo Center. Prior to the Flyers‘ practice Friday in Voorhees, Pronger again skated but did not shoot because of his injured right hand, which [More…]

Apr 152011
Sabres shut out Flyers to take Game 1

By Jon Smith: After one game of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, there is good news and bad news for Flyers fans.  The good news is that the Flyers came out and played harder than they had in all of March and April.  They checked well, they skated hard, and they unloaded 35 shots on Buffalo Sabres [More…]

Flyers lose, but pick up a point

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Apr 092011
Flyers lose, but pick up a point

April 9 “After Friday night’s 4-3 overtime loss to Buffalo, the Flyers’ locker room was church-quiet. Their losing streak had stretched to a season-high five games. No longer could they win the Eastern Conference. But the truth is, they picked up a huge point and, led by Danny Briere, moved a step closer to [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…]

Oct 272010
Flyers Runaround - 10.27.10; beat Buffalo 6-3, Pronger not 100%, more...

October 27: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… Flyers rebound with win over Buffalo October 27 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Less than 24 hours after their coach gave them a tongue-lashing in the media, the Flyers responded Tuesday night at the Wells Fargo Center. For one night, at least, they showed the intensity – [More…]

Oct 262010
Flyers Runaround - 10.26.10; Columbus loss, Buffalo preview, more...

October 26: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web. Flyers’ loss to Blue Jackets is a no-brainer October 26 Philadelphia Daily News: “Peter Laviolette dubbed it mindless hockey. Ville Leino called it emotionless. Chris Pronger said it was more disappointing than frustrating. – save for a solid effort from goalie Brian Boucher. Make [More…]

Oct 042010
Nothing positive from Flyers' blowout in Buffalo

October 4 Philadelphia Daily News: “In the NHL, much like the NFL, the final preseason game is less of tuneup for the 82-game regular-season march and more of a last call for players competing for jobs. General manager Paul Holmgren said it best, when asked if the Flyers’ 9-3 drubbing by the Buffalo Sabres last [More…]

Flyers defeat Sabres

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Oct 022010
Flyers defeat Sabres

October 2 Buffalo News: “Once again, the Buffalo Sabres held an advantage in shots on goal in the third period only it didn’t yield enough results. The Sabres outshot Philadelphia, 10-4, in the final period but the Flyers came away with the 3-1 win in a preseason matchup at Wells Fargo Center. The first two [More…]