Flyers Playoff Gameday: ECQF Game 1 @ NYR

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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The Curse Continues

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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Meltzer’s Musings: Line Matching, Team Stat Comparisons


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.

After yeste

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