FLYERS PREPARING FOR SPLIT-SQUAD PRESEASON OPENER
There is one day of practice remaining before the Philadelphia Flyers open their 2014 preseason schedule with split-squad games against the Toronto Maple Leafs in London, Ont., and at the Wells Fargo Center against the Washington Capitals. Later today, head coach Craig Berube will make final decisions on which players will stay in Philly and whi
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A couple months ago, a story broke out about how the Philadelphia Flyers almost added teal to their color palate. Thank goodness that did not happen, but people joked that they could still bring it back for their third jersey this season.
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The Flyers have unveiled a third jersey for the 2014-15 season, bringing back the 2012 Winter Classic look. The team will sport the new jerseys 12 times this season, including 10 at home and twice on the road.
Fans can purchase the third jersey...
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It did not take long for the first seed of drama to plant itself into the SkateZone. Less than 20 minutes into the first session of Flyers Training Camp, Claude Giroux pulled up and left the ice. Hours later, GM Ron Hextall announced the Flyers captain would miss two weeks with a lower-body injury.
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FLYERS OPEN DAY 1 AT A FAST PACE
Day 1 of on-ice practices began at the Virtua Center Flyers Skatezone and true to his word, it began with the theme that head coach Craig Berube said it would.
"Practices are fast and they're intense… and that'...
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GIROUX HAS LOWER BODY INJURY, WILL MISS APPROXIMATELY TWO WEEKS
Flyers captain Claude Giroux left the ice only a few minutes into the team's first training camp practice session yesterday at the Skate Zone in Voorhees, NJ. Flyers general manager Ron Hextall subsequently confirmed that the player sustained a lower body injury.
According to Hextall, Claude Giroux will miss approximately two w
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UPDATED: Flyers GM Ron Hextall announced that Claude Giroux will be out approximately two weeks due to his lower-body injury he suffered on Day 1 of the on-ice portion of training camp.
Approximately 15 minutes into Day 1 of Flyers training cam...
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With Rookie Camp in the books, the show on ice turns to main Flyers camp and the official battle for roster spots begin. Not much of the Flyers lineup has changed, but the team will have a few new faces and returning players will have a bigger rol...
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TIMONEN TO REMAIN OUT INDEFINITELY
Yesterday, the Philadelphia Flyers held a press conference at the Skate Zone in Voorhees, NJ, to officially confirm the diagnosis that five-time Barry Ashbee Trophy winner Kimmo Timonen received last month in his native Finland.
The longtime assistant captain cannot be medically cleared to play hockey as long he is on blood thinners to combat blood clots in
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There was no real advancement in terms of "news" today during the Kimmo Timonen news conference.
Flyers GM Ron Hextall said in August he had to prepare for the possibility Timonen would not play. That's why the club signed Michael Del Zotto.
Craig Berube told me last week he was going into camp with two, new d-pairs to try out and that was necessary since Timonen wasn't there.
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