Claude Giroux named third star for March

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Finally, the NHL has recognized a Flyer and given him honors. Claude Giroux was named the third star for March by the NHL, with Boston Bruins winger Jarome Iginla getting the first star and Detroit Red Wings right wing Gustav … Continue reading →

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Flyers’ fourth line can roll in the playoffs

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PHILADELPHIA — The intent, at the time, was to light a fire under Vinny Lecavalier. Coach Craig Berube demoted him to the fourth line Friday with Adam Hall and Zac Rinaldo and found that he created a line that might look … Continue reading →

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Game 74: Flyers — Bruins GAMEDAY

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Today: Boston Bruins (51-17-6) at Flyers (39-27-7) Site: Wells Fargo Center Time: 12:30 p.m. TV: NBC (Mike Emerick, Ed Olczyk & Pierre McGuire) Radio: 97.5 FM, The Fanatic (Tim Saunders & Chris Therien) Last game: Bouncing back from two losses, … Continue reading →

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Berube on sending Lecavalier to fourth line: “It wasn’t working where it was”

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PHILADELPHIA Vinny Lecavalier was one of the first players to step out on the ice for morning skate Friday. The 33-year-old veteran of 14 seasons will find himself in a new spot when the puck drops between the Flyers and … Continue reading →

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Game 73: Flyers — Maple Leafs GAMEDAY

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Tonight: Toronto Maple Leafs (36-30-8) at Flyers (38-27-7) Site: Wells Fargo Center Time: 7 p.m. TV: Comcast SportsNet (Jim Jackson, Keith Jones & Steve Coates) Radio: 97.5 FM, The Fanatic (Tim Saunders & Chris Therien) Last game: Make it eight … Continue reading →

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Flyers sign Kevin Goumas from University of New Hampshire

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NEW YORK — The Flyers have locked up another college free agent to help boost a farm system that doesn’t have a whole lot of flashy names offensively. Kevin Goumas, 22, signed with the Flyers after a four-year career at … Continue reading →

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Hextall named assistant GM of Team Canada for Worlds

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NEW YORK — Hockey Canada didn’t look over a Flyer this time. Ron Hextall will be an assistant general manager of Team Canada in the upcoming World Championships in Minsk, Belarus. He will join a front office of Rob Blake, … Continue reading →

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Game 72: Flyers — Rangers GAMEDAY

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Tonight: Flyers (38-26-7) at New York Rangers (40-29-4) Site: Madison Square Garden Time: 8 p.m. TV: NBC SportsNet Radio: 97.5 FM, The Fanatic (Tim Saunders & Chris Therien) Last game: The Flyers nearly pulled off another improbable third-period comeback to … Continue reading →

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