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Hi, my name is Ken…and I’m addicted to the draft lottery simula…

Hi, my name is Ken…and I’m addicted to the draft lottery simulator

thehockeynews.com Updated 17 hours ago
Spoiler 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…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Kari Lehtonen for Jimmy Howard or Cam Ward?

    Rumor Roundup: Kari Lehtonen for Jimmy Howard or Cam Ward?

    thehockeynews.com 21 hours ago
    Heading 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 …
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  • Next Flyers coach will have his own challenges to face

    Next Flyers coach will have his own challenges to face

    philly.com Apr 18 (yesterday)
    From aging veterans to underachieving young players, Craig Berube's successor will have to work his magic with the Flyers.
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  • In firing Berube, Hextall broke from Flyers history

    In firing Berube, Hextall broke from Flyers history

    On the days, separated by seven months, that they promoted Craig Berube to head coach and Ron Hextall to general manager, the Flyers framed each announcement in the manner in which they conduct so much of their daily business - with a reverence for thei…
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  • Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your team

    Draft lottery odds: the most likely outcome for your team

    thehockeynews.com Apr 17 (yesterday)
    It’s amazing how things will change by Saturday night. Connor McDavid will know which NHL team he will belong to. The McDavid parents will know in which city their son’s adult life will begin to unfold and flourish. Vendors will go crazy preparing McDav…
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  • Flyers' Berube fired as coach after two seasons

    Flyers' Berube fired as coach after two seasons

    NHL.com Apr 17 (yesterday)
    The Philadelphia Flyers on Friday fired coach Craig Berube after two seasons. "In a nutshell, I just didn't feel he got enough out of our group collectively," Flyers general manager Ron Hextall said in making the announcement. Berube got th...
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  • Flyers couldn't overcome absence of Timonen

    Flyers couldn't overcome absence of Timonen

    philly.com Apr 15 (4 days ago)
    Veteran defenseman Kimmo Timonen missed most of the season with blood clots, then was traded. His leadership was missed.
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  • In Philadelphia, no playoff atmosphere at all

    In Philadelphia, no playoff atmosphere at all

    philly.com Apr 14 (4 days ago)
    Thirty-five years ago on tax day, this town was the envy of sports fans across the country. The Flyers, with memories of their consecutive Stanley Cup titles still fresh, were on their way back to the finals after putting together a record 35-game unbea…
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  • Vincent Lecavalier’s washout in Philly should (but won’t) make …

    Vincent Lecavalier’s washout in Philly should (but won’t) make NHL teams wary of lengthy contracts for thirtysomethings

    thehockeynews.com Apr 14 (5 days ago)
    Just two years into a five-year, $22.5-million contract, Vincent Lecavalier’s days with the Flyers appear to be numbered. There may be a chance he’ll stick around if Craig Berube – Philly’s head coach, with whom Lecavalier is at loggerheads with over hi…
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  • Vinny Lecavalier: Villain or Victim?

    Vinny Lecavalier: Villain or Victim?

    philly.com Apr 14 (5 days ago)
    Lecavalier has had two disappointing seasons with the Flyers. His fault, or Craig Berube's?
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  • Berube likely won't survive Flyers' non-playoff season

    Berube likely won't survive Flyers' non-playoff season

    philly.com Apr 13 (6 days ago)
    The team didn’t achieve many of the goals coach Craig Berube set out when he took over early in the 2013-14 season.
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  • It's simple: The Flyers need more talent

    It's simple: The Flyers need more talent

    philly.com Apr 11
    Jake Voracek started from behind the Flyers net and weaved his way through the middle of their defensive zone, Steve Mason standing not 15 feet from him, Ottawa's Mark Stone lurking. There were just more than eight minutes left in the Flyers' 82d game, …
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  • Cinderella Senators beat Flyers, send playoff RSVP

    Cinderella Senators beat Flyers, send playoff RSVP

    yahoo.com Apr 11
    Midway through the second period of Saturday’s final regular-season game, it looked and felt like the clock was finally going to strike midnight on the Ottawa Senators. The score was tied at one against the Philadelpia Flyers; however, the Sens were bei…
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  • Playoff field set: Senators, Penguins get in

    Playoff field set: Senators, Penguins get in

    NHL.com Apr 11
    The Ottawa Senators and Pittsburgh Penguins won their way into the Stanley Cup Playoffs on Saturday. The New York Islanders and Calgary Flames lost to hand over home-ice advantage to their first-round opponents. Ottawa capped an amazing run ...
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  • Sudbury Wolves select forward David Levin with first pick of OH…

    Sudbury Wolves select forward David Levin with first pick of OHL Draft

    NHL.com Apr 11
    TORONTO - The Sudbury Wolves selected Don Mills Flyers right-winger David Levin with the first overall pick of the Ontario Hockey League draft on Saturday. He had 80 points (39 goals, 41 assists) in 55 games this season. Centre Gabe Vilard...
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  • Israeli-born David Levin will be the first overall pick in the …

    Israeli-born David Levin will be the first overall pick in the OHL draft

    David Levin is going to open a whole lot of eyes when he suits up for the Sudbury Wolves next season. The Ontario League franchise announced today that the skilled right winger with the Toronto-based Don Mills Flyers would be their top choice, first ove…
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  • Video - Senators Edge Flyers In Shootout 01:05

    Senators Edge Flyers In Shootout

    Mar 15
    Bobby Ryan's goal in the shootout was the difference in the Senators' 2-1 win over the Flyers.
  • Video - Elevated Plays Of The Week 01:57

    Elevated Plays Of The Week

    Mar 13
    Check out some of the best goals, hits and saves from this week in the NHL, including Hurricanes Alexander Semin's diving goal.
  • Video - Blues Blank Flyers In Shootout 00:24

    Blues Blank Flyers In Shootout

    Mar 12
    T.J. Oshie and Vladimir Tarasenko each scored in the shootout to give St. Louis a 1-0 win over Philadelphia.
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    Flyers Come Back To Beat Blues

    Mar 5
    The Flyers scored three goals in the third period to rally past the Blues.

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