NEW YORK -- One of the more interesting games within the game will come when the Philadelphia Flyers deploy their top line of Claude Giroux, Scott Hartnell and Jakub Voracek against the New York Rangers' top defense pair of Ryan McDonagh and Dan G...
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(3rd Metropolitan: 42-30-10--94pts)
New York Rangers
(2nd, Metropolitan: 45-31-6--96pts)
1. THERE'S HISTORY THERE
The Flyers face off against the Rangers for the 11th time in franchise history, going 6-4 in the pre...
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Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Game 1: Flyers @ Rangers
Hockey's true season has begun. The Philadelphia Flyers will look to take the first step toward a mild upset of the New York Rangers when the longtime rivals clash tonight at Madison Square Garden in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals.
Once the playoffs start, regular season records and even previous head-to-head meetings d
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We often kid ourselves in the Flyers press room about the "curse" that seemingly has hung over this franchise since last winning a Stanley Cup in 1975.
Which means, any of you reading this or scanning Hockeybuzz weren't even born back then.
The familiar refrain every year spring with the Flyers has been, "they got questions in goal."
This was the one season in I don't know how long where
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Only two points separated the Flyers and Rangers during the 2013-14 regular season. Head-to-head in a playoff series, these factors will make one team superior.
The Flyers Will Beat the Rangers if:
They resolve to be more disciplined than du...
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VOORHEES, N.J. -- Ray Emery will start in goal for the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday in Game 1 of their First Round Stanley Cup Playoff series against the New York Rangers (7 p.m. ET, CNBC, TSN) at Madison Square Garden.
Starting goaltender S...
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VOORHEES, N.J. -- Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Steve Mason joined the team for practice Tuesday as it prepares for its Stanley Cup Playoff series against the New York Rangers, but the Flyers remain unsure if their top goaltender will be availabl...
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LINE MATCHING MAY BE TOUGH VS. BLUESHIRTS
One of the difficulties of playing against the New York Rangers is the depth of talent throughout the New York lineup. The Flyers' first-round playoff opponent is not one against whom line matching is an especially effective strategy even in the games (three, four and six) in which Philly would have the last line change as the home team.
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If it doesn’t seem to Paul Holmgren that 17 years have passed since the Flyers and Rangers have met in the playoffs, it is because the pain of 1983 and 1986 still feels inflicted just yesterday.
“Seventeen years, I couldn’t believe it when I he...
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The Philadelphia Flyers announced today that they have signed 2012 Draft Pick, defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere to an entry-level contract. He will report to the club's AHL affiliate, the Adirondack Phantoms, for the remainder of the season.
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