The Philadelphia Flyers missed an opportunity last night to climb above .500 for the first time this season and move up as high as third in the Metropolitan Division standings. The Flyers slogged through a 2-0 shutout loss to the Minnesota Wild in the second game of the Philly's six-game road trip.
There is not really much to say about the game itself, except that the better team won and Flyer
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FLYERS-WILD GAME PREVIEW (9:30 AM EST)
In the second installment of their six-game, cross-country road trip, the Philadelphia Flyers (12-12-2) are in St. Paul to take on the Minnesota Wild (15-8-5). Game time is 8:00 p.m. EST. The match will be televised locally on Comcast Sportsnet Philadelphia and nationally on NBC Sports Network.
This is the first of two meetings between the inter-confer
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The Philadelphia Flyers got their six-game road trip off to a good start, at least in terms of a favorable end result, as they captured a 3-2 win via shootout over the Nashville Predators on Saturday night.
Claude Giroux and Sean Couturier scored in regulation. Vincent Lecavalier was the lone scorer for either side in the shootout. Steve Mason denied two successive shooters before Matt Cullen
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FLYERS-PREDATORS GAME PREVIEW (10:00 AM EST)
Kicking off a six-game road trip and playing the second half of back-to-back games, the Philadelphia Flyers (11-12-2) are in Music City to take on Barry Trotz's Nashville Predators (13-11-2). Game time is 8:00 p.m. EST. The match will be televised locally on Comcast Sportsnet Philadelphia.
This is the first of two meetings between the inter-confe
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FLYERS-JETS GAME PREVIEW (10:00 AM EST)
Looking to bounce back from a very disappointing two-game road trip to Florida, the Flyers (10-12-2) will take on the Winnipeg Jets (12-11-4) in the annual Black Friday matinee at the Wells Fargo Center. Game time is 11:30 a.m. EST. The match will be televised locally on Comcast Sportsnet Philadelphia.
This is the second and final meeting between the
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TURKEY OF A FLORIDA TRIP: FLYERS STUMBLE TO SECOND STRAIGHT LOSS
The Philadelphia Flyers' two-game Thanksgiving week road trip to Florida proved to be a setback after a seven-game stretch of generally solid hockey. In losing 3-1 to the Panthers in Sunrise and 4-2 to the Lightning in Tampa Bay, Philadelphia got outworked for significant stretches of both games.
Last night's game was the wors
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FLYERS-LIGHTNING GAME PREVIEW (12:30 AM EST)
Aiming to salvage a split of their two-game Florida road trip and return to the .500 point-getting mark on the 2013-14 season, the Philadelphia Flyers (10-11-2) will take on the host Tampa Bay Lightning (15-9-2). Game time is 7:30 p.m. EST. The match will be televised locally on CSN Philly and nationally on NHL Network.
The reason why this game i
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In the latter throes of a winning streak, teams often have stretches of games where they really don't play very well but they get away with sloppy play. Eventually, it catches up with them in the first loss.
That's basically when happened last night in Sunrise, FL, as the Flyers dropped a 3-1 decision. The Panthers came out with their workboots on, and the Flyers really did not respond with c
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FLYERS-PANTHERS GAME PREVIEW (4:00 AM EST)
Looking for their fourth consecutive win and their seventh in their last seven games, the Philadelphia Flyers (10-10-2) open a two-game roadtrip to the Sunshine State with a game against the Florida Panthers (6-13-5) in Sunrise. Game time is 7:30 p.m. EST. The match will be televised locally on CSN Philly.
This is the second of three meetings betw
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The Philadelphia Flyers used balanced scoring and strong goaltending from Steve Mason to defeat the New York Islanders by a 5-2 score at the Wells Fargo Center on Saturday night. In so doing, the Flyers swept their three-game homestand before the club heads on the road for a two-game trip to the state of Florida.
Matt Read scored a pair of goals for the second straight game. The first was an e
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