Claude Giroux Promises He’ll Be Ready For The Philadelphia Flyers’ Season

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Fans of the Philadelphia Flyers are used to unfortunate, untimely injures, just look at Eric Lindros). Despite the familiarity, Flyers fans were still horrified to learn that captain Claude Giroux had injured his finger in a freak golf accident on Aug. 15. Despite the […]

Philadelphia Flyers Defense Gets Boost from Healthy Players

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The Philadelphia Flyers 2012-13 season was dictated by inefficient goaltending, a streaky offense and terrible defense, compounded by injuries. If the team managed to remain healthy, it’s likely the Flyers would have had a chance at making the playoffs, rather than ending […]

Philadelphia Flyers Considering Inviting Simon Gagne To Camp

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For months, Philadelphia Flyers fans have waited anxiously for news on one of their favorite players, Simon Gagne. In typical Flyers’ fashion, general manger Paul Holmgren remained elusive, announcing on Sept. 3 that he was “kicking around” inviting Gagne to the Flyers’ preseason training camp. Gagne […]

Predicting the Philadelphia Flyers’ Top Two Offensive Lines

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With the Philadelphia Flyers‘ 2013-14 season fast approaching and a roster (almost) set in stone, it’s safe enough to start the guessing game of predicting the Flyers’ offensive groupings. The recent addition of Vincent Lecavalier will be a welcomed presence that should mix up […]

Philadelphia Flyers Announce Rookie Camp Roster, Includes Plenty of Young Players To Watch

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With the 2013-14 NHL season fast approaching, hockey fans are getting anxious for their team to get back on the ice. Philadelphia Flyers fans shouldn’t have to wait too long. on Aug. 29, the Flyers announced the roster for their rookie camp, slated […]

Philadelphia Flyers’ Kimmo Timonen Unclear About Retirement

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Months ago, it was assumed that Philadelphia Flyers star defenseman Kimmo Timonen would be retiring at the conclusion of the 2013-2014 season. In February, Timonen told reporters that he was “…99 percent sure” that the 2013-2014 season would be his last. In […]

Jason Akeson Is The Philadelphia Flyers’ Best Little-Known Prospect

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With three games left in the dismal 2012-13 season, the Philadelphia Flyers called a number of prospects up from their farm team, the Adirondack Phantoms. Among the group were a few familiar faces, including Tye McGinn and Scott Laughton, along with one new one face, Jason Akeson. […]

Philadelphia Flyers’ Claude Giroux To Miss Canada’s Olympic Camp

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The news that Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux underwent surgery for a freak, golf-related finger injury surely made many Flyers fans nervous. Having their star player anywhere below 100 percent for the start of the season should make any fan anxious. As he recovers […]

Philadelphia Flyers: Robert Hagg Should Someday Replace Kimmo Timonen

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The Philadelphia Flyers left many scratching their heads after the 2013 NHL draft. With the 11th overall pick, they drafted Samuel Morin, a 6-foot-7, 17-year-old defenseman built like Chris Pronger. Morin was projected to be drafted in the second round, and the Flyers utilizing such a […]

Philadelphia Flyers Need to Unload Andrej Meszaros

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Anyone who witnessed the calamity that was the Philadelphia Flyers 2012-2013 season should be able to agree on two obvious weaknesses; goaltending and defense. With the goaltending issue (hopefully) solved through the acquisition of Ray Emery and the extension given to Steve Mason, all […]

Expect Tye McGinn to See More Time With Philadelphia Flyers

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Unlike other professional sports teams in their city, the Philadelphia Flyers have no shortage of young talent. In recent years, there’s been a surplus of young players hoping to earn a spot, even if just for a game, playing for the Flyers. […]

Philadelphia Flyers’ Claude Giroux Not the First to Suffer Bizarre Injury

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News of Philadelphia Flyers Captain Claude Giroux injuring his finger in a golfing mishap was met largely with laughs throughout the hockey world, although it has sparked some concern in Flyers fans. Giroux underwent surgery to repair injured tendons after the broken shaft of […]