NHL.com Updated May 21 (yesterday)
The Philadelphia Flyers have signed free-agent right wing Aaron Palushaj, according to general manager Ron Hextall. Palushaj, 25, is returning to North America after playing the 2014-15 season in the Kontinental Hockey League. He split the se...Share Tweet
Jim Montgomery played with Ron Hextall and coached against Dave Hakstol, and he regards them with the same measure of respect, with an appreciation for each's intelligence and open-mindedness.Share Tweet
Ed Snider on board with Flyers' hiring of college coachphilly.com May 19 (4 days ago)The team chairman seems to be buying in to GM Ron Hextall's long view for the franchise.Share Tweetphilly.com May 19 (4 days ago)Dave Hakstol seems to have a lot of the same characteristics as the long-successful Red Wings coach.Share Tweetyahoo.com May 18 (5 days ago)Image via @amactruck Canada won gold at the IIHF world championships on Sunday, exposing the Russian defense in a 6-1 victory. And speaking of exposing … Claude Giroux, ladies and gentlemen! The Philadelphia Flyers star was accidentally featured in the …Share Tweet
Memorial Cup preview: How each team wins or losesthehockeynews.com May 16 (6 days ago)We know our four teams for the Memorial Cup now. Thanks to Oshawa’s ousting of Connor McDavid and the Erie Otters, the Generals will represent the OHL, joining Kelowna of the WHL, plus Quebec (the hosts) and Rimouski in the QMJHL. So who is favored to w…Share Tweet
Frank's Place: Column on late mother revisitedphilly.com May 9Over the years, I've done stories on many fascinating Philadelphia sports mothers, from Bonnie Lindros and her feud with the Flyers to Marilyn Dykstra and her war with her son. None provoked the kind of response I got when, in August 2003, I wrote about…Share Tweetphilly.com May 7There has been the bizarre, the bungled, the shrewd and the surreal, and now Hextalls task is to move the team forward.Share Tweetthehockeynews.com May 6American Thanksgiving must feel like a distant memory for Martin St-Louis. During a Friday matinee Nov. 28, with his New York Rangers battling the Philadelphia Flyers, St-Louis recorded career point No. 1,000. It was a remarkable accomplishment for some…Share Tweet
The five craziest free agent offer sheets in NHL historythehockeynews.com May 5The St. Louis Blues and GM Doug Armstrong have made no bones about it: whatever the price is for Vladimir Tarasenko, they’re willing to pay. In the end, that could come down to matching an offer sheet. If the Blues can’t get Tarasenko, a restricted free…Share Tweet
Will Flyers draft Russian? There is risk involvedphilly.com May 4If Craig Button's ability to predict the future is to be trusted, the Flyers and their general manager, Ron Hextall, will face an interesting decision when it comes time for them to make the No. 7 overall pick in next month's NHL draft.Share Tweet
Are Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry best 1-2 draft punch in NHL history?thehockeynews.com May 1When fans of the Anaheim Ducks watch games such as Thursday night’s thrashing of the Calgary Flames in Game 1 of their playoff series, there’s a good chance they thank their lucky stars that Ryan Getzlaf and Corey Perry are under contract for the next f…Share Tweet
Rimouski clinches second spot in the Memorial Cup fieldthehockeynews.com Apr 30One of the most vexing problems regarding the Memorial Cup is that the host teams haven’t been earning their spots lately. London, Shawinigan and Saskatoon all “backed in” to the CHL classic after bombing out early in their respective league playoffs. S…Share Tweet
Inside the Flyers: Why John Stevens' return might fit Flyers just rightphilly.com Apr 27Most fans roll their eyes when former Flyers players or coaches are mentioned to fill the vacancy created by Craig Berube's firing.Share Tweet
Coach Peter DeBoer deserves a look from Flyersphilly.com Apr 26The most underrated candidate to become the Flyers' next head coach has never had an NHL team finish better than third in its division, has coached in the postseason once over his seven years in the league, and was fired on the day after Christmas.Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 20There are some coaches who, after losing or leaving an NHL job, need time to decompress and recharge their batteries before they start working again. Todd McLellan is clearly not one of those people. This Friday he’ll leave for Prague to coach Canada in…Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Apr 18Spoiler alert: The Buffalo Sabres will win tonight’s NHL draft lottery with the numbers 11, 5, 6 and 7. Your trusty correspondent knows this because he went to this really cool website that simulates the NHL draft lottery and it told him so. Then he did…Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Kari Lehtonen for Jimmy Howard or Cam Ward?thehockeynews.com Apr 18Heading into the off-season, Dallas Stars management face a difficult decision regarding the state of their goaltending. Depth between the pipes was a serious issue, as the Stars failed to find a suitable backup for struggling starter Kari Lehtonen. As …Share Tweet
Next Flyers coach will have his own challenges to facephilly.com Apr 18From aging veterans to underachieving young players, Craig Berube's successor will have to work his magic with the Flyers.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.
2015 NBA playoffs - Golden State Warriors learning what it takes to be cha…May 21Steve Kerr is trying to impress upon his inexperienced Warriors just how hard the playoffs can be, without them actually proving it by adding to the degree of difficulty.
NBA Playoffs 2015 - Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets going small …May 21The Western Conference finals are downsizing. And while Houston has no problem going small, it might be playing right into Golden State's hand.
What About Frank Clark?May 20What About Frank Clark?