Steve Coates and Chris Therian are switching spots. The long-time television analyst is moving to radio to pair up with Tim Saunders. Former Flyers defenseman Chris Therian will move to ice-level and take Coatesy’s spot between the benches. I’m not sure why Coatesy and Therian are forced to switch positions. Comcast SportsNet is likely trying […] Flyers Rink Rats: Kimmo Timonen, Steve Coates - Broad Street Buzz - Broad Street Buzz - A Philadelphia Flyers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
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The Philadelphia Flyers have re-signed restricted free-agent defenseman Brandon Manning to a one-year contract, according to general manager Ron Hextall.
Manning, 24 (6/4/1990), appeared in 73 games for the Flyers’ American Hockey League affi...
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The Philadelphia Flyers and Comcast SportsNet today announced their local television and radio broadcast schedules, along with changes to their radio and television broadcast teams.
The Flyers will have 70 games televised locally in the Phila...
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FLYERS AWAIT MEDICAL NEWS ON TIMONEN
Veteran Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen was slated yesterday to meet with team doctors to obtain further information about the medical condition that led to his hospitalization in Finland with blood clots in both of his lungs and his right calf. Although the prognosis for his long-term health is good, the resumption of his hockey playing career remains in do
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Something about June 23 unleashes the beast in Flyers management.
Jeff Carter, Mike Richards, JVR and now Scott Hartnell all traded on this fateful day over the last, several years.
Itâs been a busy couple weeks for newly-installed Flyers general manager Ron Hextall.
On June 4, he announced the agreement with Reading of the ECHL, completing his double link minor league system into Pe
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Brian Boucher was an average goaltender at best, but he provided some of the most exciting moments in Flyers history. Boucher had three separate stints with the Flyers. During the first two, he cemented himself in Flyers and NHL history.
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The reaction to the Flyers adding Brett Hextall to the organization via an AHL contract to the Phantoms was as expected.
Many people saw it as just an AHL contract and it wasn't as if his father, Ron, the Flyers GM, handed him an a job at the NHL level.
Others saw it as another example of the Flyers always keeping things in-house, reclaiming former players of theirs, and nepotism.
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REVERSE VH GROWING IN POPULARITY
Within goaltending circles, there has been a growing buzz over the last couple years about the use of technique called the post lean or reverse VH. It has only started to gain wider popularity in North America -- and within the NHL -- in recent years but it has been used in Europe for awhile longer, particularly in Sweden.
VH refers to the traditional vertic
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POLLS ARE OPEN: One highlight is through to the finals and this week fans get to vote for the other.
Winner of the 'Best Save' section of the bracket, Steve Mason's stop on Pens' Beau Bennett will challenge Claude Giroux's game-winner in the l...
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MONDAY QUICK HITS
* Nicolas Aube-Kubel, the Flyers second-round pick in the 2014 Draft, is off to a roaring start in the QMJHL preseason. One night after notching a hat trick in the Val-d'Or exhibition opener, Aube-Kubel scored a pair of power play goals and added an assist in his club's 5-2 win over Blainville-Boisbriand. He has five goals and one assist in two games.
* Fifth-round 2014 dra
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