For the Sharks, it's a matter of moving on from the player who has been the face of their franchise since the late '90s, while for the Flyers, it's hoping a 19-year-old will eventually become their cornerstone. Last season, the Sharks finished with 99 points — one more than they had in 2015-16 en route […]
With two seasons of at least 22 goals, Matt Read seems like the sort of player who should be able to secure an NHL job. Maybe he’ll be back with the Philadelphia Flyers again at some point in 2017-18, but he’s slated to begin the season in the AHL after the Flyers loaned Read to […]
Nolan Patrick and Robert Hagg smiled and exchanged handshakes in the Flyers' hallway Sunday after they were told they had made the team’s opening roster. Both guys described their respective meetings with management as “short and sweet.” Patrick, the second overall pick in the 2017 NHL draft, becomes the first rookie since Sean Couturier in […]
The Philadelphia Flyers have made it official: Nolan Patrick has made the opening night roster. The Flyers added that defenseman Robert Hagg, Philadelphia’s second-round pick in 2013, also made the club. Nolan turned 19 years old just a couple of weeks ago, three months after getting selected second overall in the NHL Draft.
Every phase of the Flyers offense came to life Thursday night as the team scored on the power play, shorthanded and at even strength in a 5-1 blowout of the Boston Bruins.CLICK HERE TO READ THE OBSERVATIONS FROM THE GAME AT CSN PHILLY.
Wayne Simmonds of the Philadelphia Flyers said he backs Joel Ward of the San Jose Sharks who said he "wouldn't cross out" kneeling for the anthem and that he experienced a lot of racism in hockey. Simmonds and Ward and two of about 30 black players in the NHL currently and their teams will face […]
The Philadelphia Flyers are coming into this season with arguably the best prospect pool of any team in the NHL. There are a number of rookies vying for spots on their opening night roster, but how many of them will the Flyers actually keep? Defensemen Travis Sanheim, Samuel Morin, Robert Hagg, and forwards Nolan Patrick, […]
PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Philadelphia Flyers bet their future on Nolan Patrick. The Flyers are counting on a blend of young and old to return to the postseason after a one-year absence. The Flyers, long held up as one of the league’s showcase franchises, haven’t won a postseason round since 2012 and missed the playoffs three […]
The Philadelphia Flyers bet their future on Nolan Patrick. The Flyers are counting on a blend of young and old to return to the postseason after a one-year absence. The Flyers, long held up as one of the league's showcase franchises, haven't won a postseason round since 2012 and missed the playoffs three times over […]
For nearly two years, the ECHL Reading Royals would notice a few things were disappearing from their equipment offices. According to Reading police, 36-year-old Thomas J. Plaugher was charged with felony counts of theft by unlawful taking and receiving stolen property after the Philadelphia Flyers affiliate reported the thefts in May. The thefts allegedly occurred […]
The Blackhawks made history in 2010 when they snapped a 49-year championship drought by breaking through to beat the Philadelphia Flyers in six games. The Athletic’s NHL Insider Craig Custance sat down over the summer with some of hockey’s greatest coaches to dissect games of their crowning achievements for his book titled, “Behind the Bench: Inside the Minds […]
The NHL cant possibly hope to sell fans on games like the Bruins' 2-1 overtime win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night at TD Garden that included 16 penalties and 12 power plays that completely marred the normal game flow. Bergeron is rarely critical of anything despite his standing as a prominent, respected player […]