Here are the need-to-know picks from the CHL Import Draft
thehockeynews.com Updated Jun 28 (yesterday)
The CHL Import Draft establishes major junior rights for European players and it’s never a dull process. Because the kids picked are under no pressure to come over here, it’s never just a matter of Best Player Available. And since junior teams all have …Share Tweet
Eric Lindros finally elected to Hall of Fame, along with Sergei Makarov, Rogie Vachon, and Pat QuinnAt last, Eric Lindros is a Hall of Famer. ‘The Big E’, the bruising power forward who, when healthy, dominated the game for periods in the 1990s with the Philadelphia Flyers, was officially elected as part of the 2016 Hockey Hall of Fame class announced…Share Tweet
Ford: Flyers still seeking Bernie Parent's replacementphilly.com Jun 27 (2 days ago)Bernie Parent. In some ways, that is where every look at Flyers history should start, and where every attempt by the team to make more history often dead-ends.Share Tweetyahoo.com Jun 26 (3 days ago)BUFFALO, NY – One of our favorite moments of the 2016 NHL Draft in Buffalo was when the Philadelphia Flyers announced they were taking “Daniel Bernhardt” when they meant “David Bernhardt” and then someone at their draft table said “my bad” afterwards. B…Share Tweet
Best picks by round on Day 2 of the draftthehockeynews.com Jun 25 (4 days ago)BUFFALO – On Day 2 of the draft, team preference plays such a huge role in when kids get picked. But for my money, there were some definite winners by round. In some cases, it was teams that made solid multiple selections. In other cases, it was a matte…Share TweetPhiladelphia fans have been known to enjoy when the Flyers have an edge or a feistiness to them, so there’s good reason why Radko Gudas became somewhat of a fan favorite for his take-no-prisoners style of play. And Flyers fans will be glad to know that …Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jun 21Upon being traded to the Los Angeles Kings, Vincent Lecavalier said his time in the NHL would come to a close following one final playoff push. That push lasted all of five games, but the veteran center followed through on his word that his career was c…Share Tweet
Laine vs. Puljujarvi: How the presumed No. 2 and 3 picks stack up in key areasthehockeynews.com Jun 19When it comes to the NHL draft, there has never been a better year for Finland than 2002, when Kari Lehtonen went second overall to the Atlanta Thrashers and Joni Pitkanen was taken at No. 4 by the Philadelphia Flyers. Until this year, that is. The Tiny…Share Tweet
Maple Leafs’ Cowen, Flyers’ Umberger first players to be bought outthehockeynews.com Jun 16The NHL’s buyout window officially opened Wednesday, and Thursday afternoon saw the Toronto Maple Leafs and Philadelphia Flyers become the first teams to take advantage of the opportunity to get rid of a contract. Jared Cowen’s contract was the first to…Share Tweet
Humongous big comeback: Ilya Bryzgalov wants to make return to NHLthehockeynews.com Jun 16Ilya Bryzgalov has played 40 NHL games in the past three seasons — and didn’t play professionally at all in 2015-16 — but that isn’t about to stop the quirky, veteran netminder from setting his sights on an NHL return. In an interview with NHLPA.com’s C…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jun 14Nothing says the off-season quite like the threat of buyouts, and we’re inching ever-closer to the NHL’s buyout window opening and several players could see their time with their current teams come to a close. For some of the candidates, massive contrac…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jun 12The Pittsburgh Penguins have another chance to win their fourth Stanley Cup in franchise history, and first since 2009, when they face the San Jose Sharks on the road in Game 6. Trying to win a championship on the road late in a series doesn’t sound lik…Share TweetOne of the most important Philadelphia Flyers in history has passed away. Center Rick MacLeish, a key member of the franchise’s back-to-back Stanley Cup teams, has died at the age of 66. According to ESPN’s John Buccigross, MacLeish had been battling se…Share Tweet
Sielski: Do Flyers really need a franchise goalie to win?philly.com May 26The latest goaltender to shepherd his team to the Stanley Cup Finals hadn't been a full-time starter in the NHL until this season and has a name that sounds like a mutual-fund firm. Martin Jones is 26 years old, stands 6-foot-4, and had appeared in all …Share Tweet
Flyers' Giroux, Gostisbehere to have surgeriesESPN.com May 14Flyers' Giroux, Gostisbehere to have surgeriesShare Tweet
Report: Giroux to undergo surgery to repair hip injury, sports herniathehockeynews.com May 12Flyers captain Claude Giroux had an underwhelming playoff performance, registering just one assist as Philadelphia was sent packing in six games by the Washington Capitals. The belief was Giroux’s lack of production was due to an injury, and though he d…Share Tweet
'The Goldbergs' creator talks love affair with FlyersNHL.com May 10PHILADELPHIA - Barry Goldberg has come to say goodbye to a close-knit friend at a Flyers funeral. Resting in a box were the tattered remains of Goldberg's cherished Philadelphia Flyers T-shirt he named Big Orange. "All my greatest memories we...Share Tweet
Predators and survival; Blues on the edge (Puck Headlines)yahoo.com May 10Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at . • Pop star Justin Bieber rocking a…Share Tweet
Pensacola Ice Flyers score with 0.2 seconds left in regulation to win SPHL championshipthehockeynews.com May 6The Pensacola Ice Flyers became SPHL champions Thursday night for the third time in the four seasons, and the victory came thanks to a literal last-second effort by center Josh Cousineau. Cousineau’s heroics came in the third game of the President’s Cup…Share Tweet
Ford: Can Flyers make patience pay off?philly.com May 4If this were another year, or another era, or another mind-set in the history of the Flyers, the team would enter this offseason with the cool, rational bearing of a man whose pants are on fire.Share TweetShayne Gostisbehere of the Philadelphia Flyers, Connor McDavid of the Edmonton Oilers and Artemi Panarin of the Chicago Blackhawks are the three finalists for the 2015-16 Calder Memorial Trophy, which is awarded “to the player selected as the most profi…Share Tweet
Senators Edge Flyers In ShootoutMar 15Bobby Ryan's goal in the shootout was the difference in the Senators' 2-1 win over the Flyers.
Elevated Plays Of The WeekMar 13Check out some of the best goals, hits and saves from this week in the NHL, including Hurricanes Alexander Semin's diving goal.
Blues Blank Flyers In ShootoutMar 12T.J. Oshie and Vladimir Tarasenko each scored in the shootout to give St. Louis a 1-0 win over Philadelphia.
Flyers Come Back To Beat BluesMar 5The Flyers scored three goals in the third period to rally past the Blues.