Mar 302011
Flyers strike quickly to drop Penguins, increase lead

March 30 “It took just 47 seconds. But when it is all said and done, and the final chapter is written in this 82-game marathon, they may be the biggest 47 seconds of the Flyers’ 2010-11 regular season. That’s all the time it took for the Flyers to turn a 2-1 deficit into a [More…]

Mar 252011
Flyers Runaround 03.25.11: Lose to Penguins in another shootout, more...

March 25: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web.  Click title for complete article… FLYERS LOSE ANOTHER SHOOTOUT March 25 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Chris Kunitz’s shootout goal lifted the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 2-1 win over the Flyers last night at the Wells Fargo Center. Pittsburgh’s Alex Kovalev scored the first shootout goal. He [More…]

Flyers end Pens’ 12-game win streak

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Dec 142010
Flyers end Pens’ 12-game win streak

December 14 Associated Press: PHILADELPHIA – Scott Hartnell scored a power-play goal at 9:54 of the third period and the Philadelphia Flyers snapped the Pittsburgh Penguins’ 12-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory on Tuesday night. Pittsburgh centre Evgeni Malkin returned after missing four games with a knee injury, and scored two goals to give [More…]

Oct 302010
Flyers Runaround: 10.30.10; defeat Penguins, Leighton returning, more...

October 30: Philadelphia Flyers news and stories from around the web… Flyers beat the Penguins on Pittsburgh’s bad ice October 30 Philadelphia Inquirer: “Superstar Sidney Crosby and his Pittsburgh Penguins teammates do not like the ice at their spiffy new arena, the Consol Energy Center. The ice is so choppy that Crosby said he has to [More…]

Crosby, Penguins overpower Flyers

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Oct 172010
Crosby, Penguins overpower Flyers

October 17 Philadelphia Inquirer: “The Flyers had survived shorthanded situations in this young season, but on Saturday night, the Pittsburgh Penguins, and especially Sidney Crosby, showed them that’s not a safe route. Crosby broke open a close game with a pair of power-play goals 1 minute, 24 seconds apart, and the Penguins pulled away to [More…]

Oct 082010
Bobrovsky's play needs no translation as Flyers beat Penguins

October 8 Philadelphia Daily News: “One night after Roy Halladay threw a no-hitter in his postseason debut, Sergei Bobrovsky did his best to match him. Bobrovsky, unearthed from Russia, flirted with perfection in his own debut last night, holding the Pittsburgh Penguins scoreless through two periods. Bobrovsky skated off the ice leaving the Flyers wondering [More…]