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Flyers ink backup netminder Michal Neuvirth for two years

Flyers ink backup netminder Michal Neuvirth for two years

yahoo.com Updated 19 hours ago
Bye, bye, Ray Emery. Hello, Michal Neuvirth! The Philadelphia Flyers have themselves a new backup goaltender in the 27-year-old Neuvirth. As reported first by Pierre LeBrun of ESPN: Flyers have signed goalie Michal Neuvirth to two-year deal, $1.5 M in Y…
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  • Flyers GM Ron Hextall needs to make more deft moves

    Flyers GM Ron Hextall needs to make more deft moves

    philly.com 8 hours ago
    GM has made some good first moves, but there is still plenty of fat he needs to trim from the current roster.
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  • Flyers sign goaltender Neuvirth to two-year contract

    Flyers sign goaltender Neuvirth to two-year contract

    NHL.com 20 hours ago
    The Philadelphia Flyers signed goaltender Michal Neuvirth to a two-year contract on Wednesday. Neuvirth, who will likely serve as the backup to Steve Mason, will be paid $1.5 million in 2015-16 and $1.75 million in 2016-17, according to Sportsn...
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  • CHL Import Draft: who is coming over?

    CHL Import Draft: who is coming over?

    thehockeynews.com Jun 30 (yesterday)
    The CHL’s Import Draft was held today, giving every major junior team on the continent a chance to pick up some prime European talent. Franchises are allowed to play two Euros on their roster, but no goaltenders. Teams that have a European player taken …
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  • Bruins continue to baffle hockey world with Zac Rinaldo trade

    Bruins continue to baffle hockey world with Zac Rinaldo trade

    thehockeynews.com yahoo.com Jun 30 (yesterday)
    The Boston Bruins are by far the most fascinating team in the NHL right now. If you’re a fan of the venerable franchise, I apologize: car-crash fascinating is a lot different than the good kind. But here we are. Milan Lucic is gone, yet some of his sala…
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  • Flyers’ Sam Gagner ‘can’t play center at NHL level’ says Coyote…

    Flyers’ Sam Gagner ‘can’t play center at NHL level’ says Coyotes GM

    yahoo.com Jun 28 (4 days ago)
    SUNRISE, Fla. – Sam Gagner is now a member of the Philadelphia Flyers after the NHL Draft’s final big move on Saturday, when a team formerly owned by the National Hockey League traded for a league employee and his dead cap space. Where will he play for …
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  • Inside the Flyers:  Hextall got what he wanted in first round

    Inside the Flyers: Hextall got what he wanted in first round

    philly.com Jun 27 (5 days ago)
    SUNRISE, Fla. - Flyers general manager Ron Hextall went to the NHL draft this weekend trying to add speed; get some promising goalie prospects; and, most important, select a defenseman who could someday be a franchise cornerstone.
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  • Chris Pronger deal another example of NHL salary cap follies

    Chris Pronger deal another example of NHL salary cap follies

    thehockeynews.com yahoo.com NHL.com Jun 27 (5 days ago)
    FORT LAUDERDALE – All right, let’s see if we have this straight. If the Arizona Coyotes can somehow keep their disputed lease in effect, the good people of Glendale will be giving money to a team that is paying a guy $575,000 to not play for them and an…
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  • Coyotes send Gagner and draft pick to Flyers for Grossman and c…

    Coyotes send Gagner and draft pick to Flyers for Grossman and contract of Pronger

    NHL.com Jun 27 (5 days ago)
    GLENDALE, Ariz. - The Arizona Coyotes traded forward Sam Gagner and a draft pick to the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday for defenceman Nicklas Grossmann and the contract of defenceman Chris Pronger. The draft pick will be a conditional fourth...
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  • Flyers pick Konecny wins inaugural McGuire Award

    Flyers pick Konecny wins inaugural McGuire Award

    NHL.com Jun 27 (5 days ago)
    SUNRISE, Fla. -- Ottawa 67's center Travis Konecny, a first-round draft pick of the Philadelphia Flyers on Friday, was named Saturday as the first recipient of the "E.J. McGuire Award of Excellence." The "E.J. McGuire Award of Excellence" is a...
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  • 2015 Draft Preview – Philadelphia Flyers always looking backwar…

    2015 Draft Preview – Philadelphia Flyers always looking backward

    thehockeynews.com Jun 25 (7 days ago)
    The Flyers aren’t picky about where their talent comes from or where those players are going as long as they have potential. Prep schoolers and kids destined for mid-table NCAA schools such as Bowling Green and Connecticut have all been selected lately,…
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  • More help for Flyers defense? Provorov could be the pick

    More help for Flyers defense? Provorov could be the pick

    philly.com Jun 25 (7 days ago)
    To prepare for Friday's NHL draft, to settle on the best way to use that No. 7 overall pick, Flyers general manager Ron Hextall has spent plenty of time on the phone with an old teammate, looking to improve what is already perceived to be the organizati…
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  • Canada’s world junior camp roster shows a wide-open competition

    Canada’s world junior camp roster shows a wide-open competition

    Heading into the 2015 world juniors in Toronto, there were many Canadian players we could basically check off as guarantees long before the roster was decided. Connor McDavid, Max Domi, Anthony Duclair, Sam Reinhart, Zach Fucale, Darnell Nurse, Josh Mor…
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  • Flyers, Sixers drafts better be good

    Flyers, Sixers drafts better be good

    philly.com Jun 24
    The teams’ futures largely are riding on this week’s drafts.
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  • Inside the Flyers: Draft offer Flyers chance at can't-miss pros…

    Inside the Flyers: Draft offer Flyers chance at can't-miss prospects

    philly.com Jun 22
    This is viewed as the best NHL draft since the epic 2003 class, which means the Flyers picked a good time to have a bad season.
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  • Jakub Voracek wins best Czech player, gets attacked by giant ra…

    Jakub Voracek wins best Czech player, gets attacked by giant rabbit mascots (Video)

    yahoo.com Jun 21
    Jaromir Jagr missed out on his 11th Golden Stick Award on Saturday, which is handed out to the best Czech hockey player in the world. Instead, it was an old teammate of his who took home the trophy for the first time in his career. Jakub Voracek led the…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Will Cam Talbot be the answer in Edmonton, Buffa…

    Rumor Roundup: Will Cam Talbot be the answer in Edmonton, Buffalo or San Jose?

    Earlier this week, Larry Brooks of the New York Post reported that sources claim there’s considerable interest from several clubs in Rangers backup Cam Talbot. It’s expected Talbot, who turns 28 in July, could be traded by the upcoming NHL draft in Flor…
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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.
  • Video - Flyers Come Back To Beat Blues 00:55

    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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