| Sep 26, 2014
| 7:06 PM
Brett Hextall grew up around the Philadelphia Flyers.
His dad, Ron, is one of the greatest goalies in team history, and is in his first year as the team's general manager.
The 26-year-old Brett Hextall, a right wing for the new Lehigh Valley Phantoms,...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 7:40 PM
Rascal Flatts will fill the PPL Center with country vibes Friday night in the Allentown arena's third concert. But it will be all about hockey at 5 p.m. Saturday when the puck is dropped for the first time.
The Lehigh Valley Phantoms, the AHL...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 8:47 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Hockey bills itself as the fastest sport around, and that probably includes changes in players' roles, too.
Just a year ago, Mark Streit was a brand new addition to the Flyers. A seasoned veteran in his mid-30s, Streit still had a...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 5:56 PM
The original ads were right.
The puck will drop in Allentown in September after all.
The Philadelphia Flyers of the NHL and their AHL affiliate Lehigh Valley Phantoms will christen the new PPL Center in downtown Allentown for hockey with an intrasquad...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Flyers new general manager Ron Hextall has been on the job only a few months but he's already made a number of decisions which should impact his team's fortunes for the upcoming season.
With the 2014-15 campaign about to get underway next month, Hextall...
| May 25, 2014
| 9:15 PM
A couple of Michael Futa's buddies had talked up a kid they'd coached who was a natural scorer despite being a poor skater, so Futa, then the general manager of Owen Sound of the Ontario Hockey League, wanted to see the kid for himself.
| Mar 24, 2014
| 10:51 AM
PHILADELPHIA — Greetings from the city of brotherly love, where there isn’t much love left for the harsh weather the region has experienced this winter.
More snow is forecast for Tuesday, but by then the Kings will have left town for...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 12:07 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Wayne Simmonds was a huge fan favorite when he played for the Kings, who chose him in the second round — 61st overall — in the 2007 entry draft.
In his best season, 2009-10, he had 16 goals and 40 points — and...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Dust off those orange and black jerseys – the Philadelphia Flyers are back. They begin a promising new season Wednesday, Oct. 2 against the revamped Toronto Maple Leafs. The Flyers should be better than last season when they missed the......
| Mar 11, 2013
Like teams in most every other sport, minor league hockey clubs get an equal number of home and away games, but the Phantoms can be forgiven if they feel like they've been on a four-year road trip.
Since being chased by a wrecking ball from the Spectrum...
| Oct 19, 2011
| 4:24 PM
Here's hoping Harry Zolnierczyk isn't a big fan of coffee, because he barely had time to enjoy a cup with the Philadelphia Flyers. The club announced today that 'Harry the Z' (pictured here -- in orange -- with Sean Couturier......