Flyers Gameday: 4/8/14 @ Florida

FLYERS VS. PANTHERS GAME PREVIEW (2:00 P.M. EDT)

Looking for a win to clinch an Eastern Conference playoff spot and strengthen their push to finish in the top three in the Metropolitan Division, the Philadelphia Flyers (40-29-9) are in Sunrise, Fla., to take on the Florida Panthers (28-43-8). Game time is 7:30 p.m. EDT. The match will be televised locally on CSN Philly and nationally in the U.S

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Meltzer’s Musings: Holding Serve, Quick Hits

FLYERS HOLD SERVE IN PLAYOFF CHASE

Going into last night's home game against the injury-depleted and NHL cellar-dwelling Buffalo Sabres, the Philadelphia Flyers had one objective in mind: win ugly or win comfortably but just win. In the end, the Flyers took another step toward clinching a playoff spot, claiming a 5-2 victory.

The Flyers dominated the first period but could get only a Matt Re

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Flyers Gameday: 4/6/14 vs. Buffalo

FLYERS VS. SABRES GAME PREVIEW (12:55 A.M. EDT)

Looking to snap a four-game winless streak, the Philadelphia Flyers (39-29-9) are in action for the third time in four days as they take on the Buffalo Sabres (21-47-9). Game time at the Wells Fargo Center is 7:30 p.m. The match will be televised nationally on NBCSN in the U.S. and TSN2 in Canada.

This is the third and final meeting of the seas

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Flyers Gameday: 4/5/14 @ Boston

FLYERS AT BRUINS GAME PREVIEW (6:45 A.M. EDT)

Looking to snap a three-game winless streak and going up against the best team in the NHL right now, the Philadelphia Flyers (39-28-9) are in Beantown to take on the Boston Bruins (52-18-7). Game time is 1:00 p.m. EDT. The match will be televised locally on Comcast Sportsnet Philadelphia.

This is the third and final meeting of the season between

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Meltzer’s Musings: Firing Blanks and Shifting Fortunes

FLYERS FIRE BLANKS AGAIN, DROP 2-0 DECISION TO COLUMBUS

One of the things that makes stretch-drive and playoff hockey so intriguing is how perspectives can shift quickly from one day to the next.

Twenty-four hours ago, the Flyers were poised to put some major distance between themselves and the Columbus Blue Jackets in the Metropolitan Division standings and, hopefully, narrow the gap with

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Flyers Gameday: 4/3/14 vs. Columbus

FLYERS VS BLUE JACKETS GAME PREVIEW (7:45 A.M. EDT)

Looking to strengthen their hold on a guaranteed Eastern Conference playoff spot for being a top-three team in the Metropolitan Division, the Philadelphia Flyers (39-27-9) are home to host the Columbus Blue Jackets (38-30-7). Game time at the Wells Fargo Center in 7:00 p.m. EDT. The match will be televised locally on Comcast Sportsnet Philadel

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Meltzer’s Musings: No Shootout Bonus Point in 0-0 Tie, Quick Hits

EMERY SHUTS OUT ST. LOUIS, FLYERS LOSE

Have I told you lately how much I despise shootouts? Win or lose, they remain a horrible way to decide hockey games.

Courtesy of a 28-save road shutout of the Western Conference leading St. Louis Blues by Ray Emery, the Philadelphia Flyers earned a hard-fought point. Unfortunately for the Flyers, they were unable to puck any of their own 31 shots past B

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Flyers Gameday: 4/1/14 @ St. Louis

FLYERS VS BLUES GAME PREVIEW (7:35 A.M. EDT)

Two days after taking on the top team in the Eastern Conference, the Philadelphia Flyers (39-27-8) will test on the best of the West with a road tilt against the St. Louis Blues (50-17-7). Game time is 8:00 p.m. EDT. The match will be televised on Comcast Sportnet Philadelphia, nationally in the U.S. on NBC Sports Network and in Canada on TSN2.

Th

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Meltzer’s Musings: Hard-Fought Point, Quick Hits

FLYERS PICK UP HARD-FOUGHT POINT AGAINST BOSTON

The Philadelphia Flyers peppered Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask with 52 shots but had to settle for one point in the standings from a 3-3 tie and shootout loss yesterday afternoon at the Wells Fargo Center. The skills competition went five rounds before Boston's Reilly Smith potted the winner.

Vincent Lecavalier scored a pair of goals fo

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Flyers Gameday: 3/30/14 vs. Boston

FLYERS VS BRUINS GAME PREVIEW (7:00 A.M. EDT)

Kicking off another brutally difficult week of games, the Philadelphia Flyers (39-27-7) finish the month of March with a home tilt against the Boston Bruins (51-17-6). Game time is 12:30 p.m. EDT. The match will be televised on nationally on NBC.

This is the second of three meetings between the teams, and the second and final game in Philadelphia

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