Nov 012011
PSC Flyers Talk: Flyers vs Sabres GDT; Ville Leino; Pronger update; more...

The Flyers travel to Buffalo Wednesday night for a reunion with free-agent defector Ville Leino, who signed with the Sabres this offseason.  Some season-to-date stats for those who wanted Leino to stay and Hartnell to be dumped faster than Richie and Carts: Leino – 10 games 1 goal, 1 assist, 2 points, -4. Hartnell – 11 games, 4 goals, [More…]

Oct 302011
PSC Flyers Talk: Beat Hurricanes 5-1; Bryzgalov; Jagr; Giroux; more...

After the ridiculous showing Thursday night vs the Jets, the Flyers went out Saturday night against the Carolina Hurricanes and picked up a solid victory.  The offense was strong, Giroux is awesome, Jagr still has sick skills, and Bryzgalov looks to have found a path out of the woods.  Nice. Here’s a sampling of some recent/active [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…]

Dec 032010
Flyers Runaround: 12.03.10; Laviolette, Goal drought, Giroux, more...

December 3: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… At 1-year mark, Flyers coach Laviolette reflects on wild ride December 3 Philadelphia Daily News: “Exactly 1 year ago today, after a lifeless loss to Vancouver, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren went to sleep knowing he needed to make a change. Holmgren woke up [More…]

Nov 072010
Just call him a 'franchise player'

November 7 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Before we talk about young Flyers center Claude Giroux’s turning into a superstar before our eyes, let’s go back to 2005, Ryan Howard’s rookie season with the Phillies. Back then, Phillies manager Charlie Manuel was asked if the lefthanded-hitting slugger reminded him of anyone. “A little like Willie Stargell,” Manuel said. [More…]

Nov 032010
Flyers Runaround: 11.03.10; Hartnell, winning streak, penalty-kill, more...

November 3: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… November 3 Camden Courier Post: Hartnell shows Flyers what he can do Since arriving in Philadelphia a little more than three years ago, Scott Hartnell has allowed his hair to define him as a hockey player. A little wild, a bit unruly and slightly [More…]

Oct 232010
Flyers Runaround - 10.23.10; Leafs preview, the Phillies, Giroux, more...

October 23: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… Flyers turn to new Leafs October 23 Camden Courier-Post: “While most Philadelphia fans will focus their attention tonight on Game 6 of the National League Championship Series, most of Canada will be watching a hockey game being played across the street between the slumping [More…]