Philadelphia Flyers’ Sean Couturier deserves more fantasy attention behind a strong start to the NHL season. Because the difference between many of these depth options is marginal, it’s critical to focus on linemates, minutes, power-play time and upcoming schedules to maximize your moves and the upside of your roster. The 2011 first-round pick continues to […]
Philadelphia Flyers founder Ed Snider was honored with a 9-foot bronze statue outside the Wells Fargo Center. The statue was unveiled before the Flyers played Nashville on Thursday to mark the 50th anniversary of the Flyers’ first home game in 1967. Chad Fisher, of Fisher Sculpture of Dillsburg, Pennsylvania, created and built the 1,300-pound bronze […]
Boldly, Ed Snider will forever stand stoic and distinguished overlooking the empire he created – an iconic portrayal of a pioneer entrepreneur who exuded authority and resolve. A statue commemorating the late Flyers founder and Comcast Spectacor chairman was unveiled Thursday, facing the southwest corner of Broad Street between the Wells Fargo Center and the previous location of The […]
The Philadelphia Flyers put on quite a performance for their fans in their home opener on Saturday night, completely dominating the Washington Capitals by an 8-2 margin and outshooting them 37-22. It was a big night for a lot of Flyers, including Sean Couturier (three points), Jakub Voracek (three assists) and Scott Laughton (two goals). […]
When you torch a team 8-2 like the Philadelphia Flyers did to the Washington Capitals in Philly’s home-opener, you’re going to stack up some impressive highlights. Even so, it seems appropriate to take a step back and just gape in awe at the borderline
With the Washington Capitals in town for the 2017-18 home opener, the Flyers put an 8-2 whipping on the back-to-back Presidents' Trophy-winning bunch. A lively Wells Fargo Center witnessed a relentless brand of offensive hockey that never let up, and it wasn't from the visiting Capitals, who had hung a pair of defeats like this […]
What: Washington Capitals at Philadelphia FlyersWhere: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pa.When: 7:00 p.m. ET. Coverage starts at 6:00 p.m. ET with Capitals FaceOff.How to Watch: Capitals at Flyers will be broadcast on NBC Sports Washington. (Channel
What was once an effort two years ago by the NHL to maintain some league-wide integrity through the utilization of video replay to correct potentially incorrect calls has now extended well beyond that. It was only a matter of time before a coach would be burned by an incorrect challenge. When asked during the preseason […]
Filip Forsberg scored his second goal with 35.6 seconds left and the Nashville Predators rallied by scoring twice in the final 1:17 to beat the Philadelphia Flyers 6-5 on Tuesday night. The Predators appeared ready to blow a 3-0 lead on the night they raised their Western Conference championship banner after the Flyers scored five […]
Filip Forsberg scored his second goal with 35.6 seconds left and the Predators rallied by scoring twice in the final 1:17 to beat the Philadelphia Flyers 6-5 on Tuesday for their first victory of the season. “This season, being down 0-2, it was a huge game for us,” Nashville goalie Pekka Rinne said. On the […]
The Flyers on Monday had a number of reasons for being a considerably stronger third-period team early in the season. "When you take over third periods like that, it's obviously a team effort, not just a couple lines and a couple of guys. General manager Ron Hextall believes it's a product of all of those factors.
Wayne Simmonds ended things quickly in overtime. Simmonds scored 44 seconds into overtime to give the Philadelphia Flyers a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Saturday night. ''It's tough playing out west, there's a lot of big bodies,'' Simmonds said.