The Philadelphia Flyers will host the Washington Capitals in a Rookie Game scrimmage on Tuesday, September 16 at 3PM, according to general manager Ron Hextall. The game will be held at the Virtua Center Flyers Skate Zone in Voorhees, NJ.
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FLYERS SIGN RINALDO TO TWO-YEAR EXTENSION
Yesterday, the Flyers announced that they had signed left winger Zac Rinaldo to a two-year contract extension. The new deal kicks in for the 2015-16 season. Rinaldo makes $750,000 under his current deal, which runs through the end of 2014-15. He will get a $100,000 per season raise come the following two seasons.
Rinaldo can become an unrestricted f
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Late in the month of June, Hextall made his boldest move yet when he traded for R.J. Umberger.
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The Philadelphia Flyers have signed 5-11, 185-lb left wing Zac Rinaldo to a two-year contract extension, according to general manager Ron Hextall.
Rinaldo, 24 (6/15/1990) will be entering his fourth NHL season in 2014-15. He appeared in 67 g...
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CHANGING THE TRAPEZOID
Earlier this summer, I had a lengthy discussion with former Flyers goaltender Brian Boucher about a variety of goaltending related topics. One of the more interesting things to come out of the conversation was the fact that Boucher is among the seeming minority who does not mind the trapezoid and the corresponding rules restricting goaltenders' puck-playing ability behind
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Flyers promote Paul Holmgren to Team President and name Ron Hextall the new General Manager.
Flyers defenseman Erik Gustafsson signs a deal to play in the KHL (the Flyers would later issue a qualifying offer...
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FLYERS ALL-TIME 'LUNCHPAIL' TEAM
Fred Shero used to refer to Bobby Clarke as a "dream dressed in work clothes." The Flyers' captain was the epitome of elite playmaking skill combined with a tireless work ethic and a fierce will to win. In honor of the Labo(u)r Day holiday in the U.S. and Canada, I came up with an all-time Flyers "Lunchpail Team" to recognize some of the hardest-working players
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POLLS ARE OPEN: The Final Showdown for the 2013-14 Flyers Highlight of the Year is finally here… and it pits Captain vs. Captain.
Claude Giroux's last second winner in OT vs. the Blackhawks made its way through the bracket by defeating Vinny Le...
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FLYERS PILGRIMAGES: NIAGARA FALLS
Years before the Philadelphia Flyers played their first game in the National Hockey League, the Niagara Falls Flyers were one of the most prominent teams in the old Ontario Hockey Association (OHA). Created in 1960, the Boston Bruins-affiliated Niagara Falls club won three OHA championships and two Memorial Cups between 1962-63 and 1967-68.
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QUICK HITS: AUGUST 30
* Radel Fazleev and Travis Sanheim both enjoyed multi-point games but the Calgary Hitmen sustained a 6-5 loss to the Regina Pats in Western Hockey League preseason action last night. Calgary outshot Regina by a 43-20 margin but yielded three goals apiece in the first and third periods. In the meantime, the Hitmen exploded for five goals in the second period but could not f
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