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Miracle on Manchester to a silent Maple Leaf Square, the five g…

Miracle on Manchester to a silent Maple Leaf Square, the five greatest NHL comebacks

thehockeynews.com Updated 2 hours ago
In the Swedish third league on Wednesday, one of the most incredible comebacks in hockey history happened. Down 3-0 in the third period, IFK Arboga scored with just under 12 minutes left in the third period. Then they scored again 20 seconds later. And …
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  • Inside the Flyers: Giroux's leadership is by example

    Inside the Flyers: Giroux's leadership is by example

    philly.com 21 hours ago
    Claude Giroux has his own captain's style, just as his predecessor, Chris Pronger, had his way of being the Flyers captain.
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  • 'Legion of Doom' gets its day in the sun

    'Legion of Doom' gets its day in the sun

    philly.com NHL.com ESPN.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    'Legion' line gets its due, but Eric Lindros issues not forgotten on night he and John LeClair enter Flyers' Hall.
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  • Thursday's NHL Capsules

    Thursday's NHL Capsules

    NHL.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    PHILADELPHIA - Jason Zucker scored with 45.4 seconds left to lift the Minnesota Wild to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night. Nino Niederreiter had a goal and an assist, and Marco Scandella also scored for the Wild, wh...
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  • Zucker scores with 45.4 seconds left to lift Wild to 3-2 win ov…

    Zucker scores with 45.4 seconds left to lift Wild to 3-2 win over Flyers

    NHL.com Nov 20 (yesterday)
    PHILADELPHIA - Jason Zucker scored with 45.4 seconds left to lift the Minnesota Wild to a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night. Nino Niederreiter had a goal and an assist and Marco Scandella also scored for the Wild, who...
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  • Ron Hextall To Flyers: "That's Fucking Embarrassing"

    Ron Hextall To Flyers: "That's Fucking Embarrassing"

    deadspin.com Nov 20 (2 days ago)
    Ron Hextall To Flyers: "That's Fucking Embarrassing"
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  • Giroux makes unexpected return, but it’s not enough to end Flye…

    Giroux makes unexpected return, but it’s not enough to end Flyers’ troubles – or prevent a Ron Hextall rant

    thehockeynews.com Nov 20 (3 days ago)
    When Philadelphia captain Claude Giroux was seen entering Madison Square Garden Wednesday before his team’s game against the New York Rangers, he was in a walking boot – so it was quite the shocker when the team announced Giroux would be playing the Blu…
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  • Rangers' Talbot shuts out Flyers for 1st win

    Rangers' Talbot shuts out Flyers for 1st win

    ESPN.com NHL.com Nov 19 (3 days ago)
    Cam Talbot made 31 saves for his first win of the season and fourth career NHL shutout, and the New York Rangers snapped a three-game losing streak with a 2-0 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night.
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  • Rangers' Talbot earns 1st win of season, stops 31 shots in 2-0 …

    Rangers' Talbot earns 1st win of season, stops 31 shots in 2-0 win over Flyers

    NHL.com Nov 19 (3 days ago)
    NEW YORK, N.Y. - Cam Talbot made 31 saves for his first win of the season and fourth career NHL shutout, and the New York Rangers snapped a three-game losing streak with a 2-0 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night. New York,...
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  • Flyers forward Giroux will not play Wednesday

    Flyers forward Giroux will not play Wednesday

    NHL.com yahoo.com Nov 18 (4 days ago)
    Philadelphia Flyers captain Claude Giroux has sustained a lower-body injury and could be sidelined as many as two games, general manager Ron Hextall said Tuesday. Hextall said Giroux was injured during practice Monday. "He was examined by a ...
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  • Hockey’s 10 richest contracts, in honor of Giancarlo Stanton’s …

    Hockey’s 10 richest contracts, in honor of Giancarlo Stanton’s monster MLB deal

    thehockeynews.com Nov 18 (4 days ago)
    On Monday, Major League Baseball’s Giancarlo Stanton signed the richest contract in North American sports history. At 13-years and $325 million, the Miami Marlins outfielder stands to make more money than the average Canadian or American could earn in o…
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  • Playing past their prime didn’t hurt Forsberg, Modano & Has…

    Playing past their prime didn’t hurt Forsberg, Modano & Hasek – & it won’t hurt Brodeur’s legacy either

    thehockeynews.com Nov 17 (5 days ago)
    When I look at the Hockey Hall of Fame’s Class of 2014, the first thing I think of is the eye-popping talent and character of the players and people. The second thing that comes to mind, oddly enough, is Martin Brodeur. Because as the former Devils goal…
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  • The Star Tribune's chat with Bill Daly about the "cap reca…

    The Star Tribune's chat with Bill Daly about the "cap recapture" penalty includes this eye-opening l

    deadspin.com Nov 17 (5 days ago)
    The Star Tribune's chat with Bill Daly about the "cap recapture" penalty includes this eye-opening line: "Chris Pronger, who now works for the NHL even though he's still getting paid by the Philadelphia Flyers, has since told the league h…
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  • Mumps outbreak a cause of concern for NHL teams

    Mumps outbreak a cause of concern for NHL teams

    philly.com Nov 17 (6 days ago)
    Players from Minnesota, Anaheim and St. Louis have been particularly victimized recently. The Wild play the Flyers this week.
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  • Pensacola Ice Flyers (SPHL) sign active duty Air Force Lieutena…

    Pensacola Ice Flyers (SPHL) sign active duty Air Force Lieutenant, scores in first game

    yahoo.com Nov 16 (6 days ago)
    To cap off a week of celebrating our veterans for all that they've done, the Pensacola Ice Flyers of the SPHL went out and did something really awesome. The team signed Air Force Second Lieutenant Jason Fabian to a three-game contract. Lieutenant Fabian…
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  • Getting To Know: Nicklas Grossmann

    Getting To Know: Nicklas Grossmann

    thehockeynews.com Nov 16 (6 days ago)
    Status: Philadelphia Flyers defenseman. Ht: 6-foot-4 Wt: 230 DOB: January 22, 1985 In: Nacka, Sweden First Hockey Memory: “That’s a good question…when you’re a kid skating around the pond back home. That’s the first memory I have. Just fell in love with…
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  • Matt Reads scores while a Harlem Shake occurs in Montreal creas…

    Matt Reads scores while a Harlem Shake occurs in Montreal crease (Video)

    yahoo.com Nov 15 (7 days ago)
    The Philadelphia Flyers fell to the Montreal Canadiens 6-3 on Saturday night. They got behind the 8-ball early allowing the Habs to open up a 3-0 lead, but the Broadstreet Bullies clawed back, with Matt Read cutting the deficit to 4-3 after a unique pow…
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  • Parenteau, Weise each score two as Habs down Flyers 6-3 for fif…

    Parenteau, Weise each score two as Habs down Flyers 6-3 for fifth straight win

    NHL.com Nov 15 (7 days ago)
    MONTREAL - Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau and Dale Weise each scored twice and Sergei Gonchar had two assists to reach 800 career points as the Montreal Canadiens defeated the Philadelphia Flyers 6-3 for their fifth consecutive victory on Saturday n...
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  • NHL Three Stars: Lumbus snaps losing streak; Hanzal he's so hot…

    NHL Three Stars: Lumbus snaps losing streak; Hanzal he's so hot right now

    yahoo.com Nov 15
    No. 1 Star: Ryan Johansen, Columbus Blue Jackets Thanks to Johansen's 4 assist night, the Jackets snap their 9 game win-less streak with a 4-3 decision over the Philadelphia Flyers. 3 goals came on the power play. No. 2 Star: Martin Hanzal, Arizona Coyo…
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  • Video - Elevated Plays Of The Week 01:50

    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Nov 21
    Check out some of the best goals, hits and saves from this week in the NHL.
  • Video - Wild Sneak Past Flyers 01:28

    Wild Sneak Past Flyers

    Nov 20
    Jason Zucker's third-period goal lifted the Wild past the Flyers 3-2
  • Video - Rangers Blank Flyers 00:41

    Rangers Blank Flyers

    Nov 19
    Rick Nash scored his 13th goal of the season and Cam Talbot had 31 saves in New York's 2-0 win over Philadelphia.
  • Video - Blue Jackets Edge Flyers 00:31

    Blue Jackets Edge Flyers

    Nov 14
    James Wisniewski scored two power play goals in the Blue Jackets' 4-3 win over the Flyers.

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