Jun 222011
Flyers Runaround: Laperrierre, Bryzgalov, 2012 Winter Classic, more...

Philadelphia Flyers news, rumors, and stories from around the web.  Click titles for complete articles… Rangers to play Flyers in Winter Classic June 22 New York Times: The Rangers will play in the next N.H.L. Winter Classic, traveling to Philadelphia to play the Flyers in the league’s annual outdoor game on Jan 2.  The location [More…]

Nov 012010
Flyers Runaround: 11.01.10; Fighting, Maroon cut, Laperriere, more...

November 1: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… Flyers’ win vs. Isles may prove costly November 1 Camden Courier-Post: “The Flyers’ emotionally charged 6-1 win over the New York Islanders Saturday night might have cost them three players for tonight’s home game against the Carolina Hurricanes. Defenseman Andrej Meszaros suffered a head [More…]

Oct 132010
Flyers Runaround - 10.13.10; Zherdev, Meszaros, Laperriere, more

October 13: Flyers news articles from around the web… Zherdev needs more ice time to make impact with Flyers October 13 Philadelphia Daily News: “Nikolay Zherdev has been quiet. Zherdev, one of the most offensively gifted Flyers, finished the preseason tied for second for the most goals league-wide with five in six games. In his [More…]

Oct 072010
Flyers' Laperriere's career is over

October 7 Camden Courier-Post: “The Flyers will open their regular season tonight in Pittsburgh burdened by the news that Ian Laperriere’s 15-year career is over. Laperriere told the Courier-Post on Wednesday that two doctors advised him to retire because of post-concussion symptoms. The Flyers have not filed retirement papers with the NHL but are expected [More…]

Sep 292010
Flyers lose Leighton, Laperriere for extended period

September 29 Philadelphia Inquirer: “One day after saying that Michael Leighton would return to practice Thursday, Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren revealed Tuesday that his No. 1 goaltender would be sidelined for at least a month with a bulging disk in his lower back. In a conference call with reporters, Holmgren also said that forward [More…]