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Inside the Flyers: Hextall hamstrung at NHL trade deadline

Inside the Flyers: Hextall hamstrung at NHL trade deadline

philly.com Updated 3 hours ago
Flyers winger Wayne Simmonds doesn't want first-year general manager Ron Hextall to make any deals before the 3 p.m. trade deadline Monday.
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  • Lightning acquire D Coburn, deal F Connolly

    Lightning acquire D Coburn, deal F Connolly

    ESPN.com 2 hours ago
    The Tampa Bay Lightning swung a pair of trades in the early hours of Monday's trade-deadline day, acquiring defenseman Braydon Coburn from the Philadelphia Flyers and sending forward Brett Connolly to the Boston Bruins.
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  • NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL.com Nov 11, 2014
    March 2 Lightning acquire D Braydon Coburn from Flyers in exchange for D Radko Gudas, 2015 1st-round pick and 2015 3rd-round pick Bruins acquire F Brett Connolly from Lightning in exchange for 2015 2nd-round pick and 2016 2nd-round pick M...
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  • Flyers trade defenseman Coburn to Lightning

    Flyers trade defenseman Coburn to Lightning

    NHL.com 4 hours ago
    The Tampa Bay Lightning acquired defenseman Braydon Coburn from the Philadelphia Flyers on Monday, according to Sportsnet's Chris Johnston. The Flyers will reportedly receive defenseman Radko Gudas, a first-round draft pick and a third-round p...
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  • 4 Flyers who could become ex-Flyers today

    4 Flyers who could become ex-Flyers today

    philly.com 6 hours ago
    Today is the NHL trade deadline. Frank Seravalli handicaps which Flyers might go.
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  • Rumor Roundup: Blackhawks not done, Zuccarello trade talk heats…

    Rumor Roundup: Blackhawks not done, Zuccarello trade talk heats up

    thehockeynews.com 20 hours ago
    The Chicago Blackhawks wasted little time utilizing the nearly $6 million in cap relief from superstar Patrick Kane going on long-term injured reserve. On Friday, they acquired veteran defenseman Kimmo Timonen from the Philadelphia Flyers for a 2015 sec…
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  • Steve Mason allows goal from center ice seven seconds into game…

    Steve Mason allows goal from center ice seven seconds into game, is saved by offside

    thehockeynews.com Feb 28 (yesterday)
    Steve Mason’s favorite player in the entire league as of Saturday night is New York Rangers winger Chris Kreider. Why, you ask? Kreider saved Mason from officially allowing a laugher from center ice, that’s why. Just seven seconds in to Saturday’s game …
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  • Around the League notebook for Friday, Feb. 27

    Around the League notebook for Friday, Feb. 27

    NHL.com Feb 28 (2 days ago)
    WARD HONORED IN RALEIGH The Carolina Hurricanes honored goaltender Cam Ward in a pregame ceremony for playing in the 500th game of his NHL career, on Feb. 24 against the Philadelphia Flyers. Ward’s family, NHL Senior Vice President of Hockey Oper...
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  • Blackhawks acquire D Timonen from Flyers

    Blackhawks acquire D Timonen from Flyers

    ESPN.com thehockeynews.com NHL.com Feb 27 (2 days ago)
    The Chicago Blackhawks acquired defenseman Kimmo Timonen from the Philadelphia Flyers on Friday for a second-round draft pick in 2015 and a conditional fourth-round draft pick in 2016.
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  • Eric Lindros Sues NHL Ref Who Told Story About Him Being A Huge…

    Eric Lindros Sues NHL Ref Who Told Story About Him Being A Huge Dickhead

    Last July, former NHL referee Paul Stewart wrote a column for Huffington Post which included a story about then-Flyers rookie Eric Lindros being an asshole to Stewart. Lindros is now suing Stewart and the Huffington Post for defamation.Read more...
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  • THN Trade Deadline preview: Metropolitan Division

    THN Trade Deadline preview: Metropolitan Division

    thehockeynews.com Feb 25 (5 days ago)
    With the Eastern Conference about as wide open as it gets in the parity-laden NHL, the trade deadline could be huge in the Metropolitan Division. Who knows if, come deadline day, a GM from one of the three main contenders swings a deal that changes thei…
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  • Maple Leafs' Phaneuf expects to play Thursday

    Maple Leafs' Phaneuf expects to play Thursday

    NHL.com Feb 25 (5 days ago)
    Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf will be ready to play Thursday against the Philadelphia Flyers, the Maple Leafs said Wednesday. "I feel good. I'm as ready as I'm going to be," Phaneuf said in a video posted on the Maple Leafs websit...
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  • Flyers’ rebound puts them in tempting spot as trade deadline ne…

    Flyers’ rebound puts them in tempting spot as trade deadline nears – but they need to stay patient

    thehockeynews.com philly.com NHL.com Feb 24 (6 days ago)
    With just one regulation time loss in their past 13 games, the Philadelphia Flyers have played themselves back into the Eastern Conference playoff race. And this is where it gets tricky, because of who the Flyers are as an organization: under the owners…
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  • Flyers should retain a valuable asset: Del Zotto

    Flyers should retain a valuable asset: Del Zotto

    philly.com Feb 22
    The Flyers made what they believed to be a smart, short-term personnel decision last week, signing defenseman Nick Schultz to a two-year contract extension, leaving a player more deserving of such a show of faith to wait a little longer to learn of his …
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  • Getting To Know: Zack Stortini

    Getting To Know: Zack Stortini

    Status: Lehigh Valley Phantoms center. HT: 6-4 WT: 232 pounds DOB: September 11, 1985 In: Elliot Lake, Ontario First Hockey Memory: “Maybe as a young kid, driving to the Copper Cliff Arena in Sudbury with my parents, for practice, getting dressed and pl…
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  • Inside the Flyers:  The Flyers in 2014 movie titles

    Inside the Flyers: The Flyers in 2014 movie titles

    philly.com Feb 21
    In honor of Sunday night's Oscars, here is how the Flyers' season has developed, strictly in 2014 movies titles . . . and not the films' content.
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  • Video - Maple Leafs Hold Off Flyers 01:10

    Maple Leafs Hold Off Flyers

    Feb 26
    Dion Phaneuf's third-period goal was the difference in the Maple Leafs' 3-2 win over the Flyers.
  • Video - Eastern Wild-Card Race Heating Up 03:32

    Eastern Wild-Card Race Heating Up

    Feb 24
    The Bruins' recent struggles have opened up the race for the final wild card spot in the Eastern Conference, with the Panthers and Flyers starting to make a push toward the playoffs.
  • Video - 'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL 17:53

    'SportsCenter's' Inside The NHL

    Feb 24
    Steve Levy, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside previewed the Sharks' trade deadline needs and the Devils' trade plans and looked at the Wild Card race in the Eastern Conference.
  • Video - Flyers Snap Caps' Four-Game Win Streak 01:01

    Flyers Snap Caps' Four-Game Win Streak

    Feb 22
    Michael Del Zotto's seventh goal of the season served as the game winner of Philadelphia's 3-2 victory over Washington.

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