| Oct 14, 2014
| 9:24 PM
William Karlsson was a bystander watching his first NHL shootout Tuesday night when he heard a call.
Instead of choosing Ducks leader Ryan Getzlaf, Coach Bruce Boudreau said he decided on the fly to play the wild card after two of three...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 10:33 PM
The Sports Xchange
PHILADELPHIA — Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy played like a veteran in his NHL debut.
Vasilevskiy stopped 23 of 24 shots, centers Steven Stamkos, Tyler Johnson and Valtteri Filppula scored goals and the...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 7:57 PM
SAINT PAUL, Minn. — Center Vincent Lecavalier scored an insurance goal in third period and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Minnesota Wild 5-2 Tuesday night.
Center Sean Couturier and right wingers Claude Giroux and Wayne Simmonds also scored...
| Jan 2, 2015
| 7:58 PM
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Brad Malone scored his first goal of the season, Eric Staal got his 10th and the Carolina Hurricanes held on for a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Friday night.
Cam Ward made 20 saves for the Hurricanes, who won...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 6:10 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the past week:
+ By scoring three times against the Philadelphia Flyers last Saturday, New Jersey forward Jaromir Jagr became the oldest NHL player to record a hat trick, at...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:30 PM
ANTHONY STOLARZ, GOALIE
The 6-foot-6 player's butterfly-hybrid style has been making mouths water in Philadelphia since being drafted in the second round of the 2012 draft. Now too old for juniors and heading into his first professional season, all eyes...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 8:19 PM
By Dan Scifo
The Sports Xchange
PITTSBURGH — Matt Read and Pittsburgh native R.J. Umberger scored third-period goals, carrying the Philadelphia Flyers past the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-3 during a nationally televised game between the rivals...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 11:06 AM
Even Chris VandeVelde was mildly surprised when he strolled into the Flyers' dressing room yesterday morning before practice and found his name slotted next to Claude Giroux's and Jake Voracek's on the top line.
With co-leading goal-scorer Michael Raffl...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 2:45 PM
Florida Panthers defenseman Aaron Ekblad has played fewer than a dozen games in the National Hockey League.
He is already featured in an international advertising campaign along with several established stars.
Ekblad appears in a new 60-second...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 11:43 AM
ATLANTIC CITY — Craig Berube said it comes down to concentration.
Jake Voracek said it's an upshot of better skating. Claude Giroux determined it has come from sound defensive play. Mark Streit said it's begotten in the breakout.
| Nov 11, 2014
| 3:08 PM
Danny Briere and Claude Giroux both saw the same thing during the NHL lockout in 2012-13.
Rob Zepp could play.
Zepp, the No. 1 goalie for the Lehigh Valley Phantoms, is a 33-year-old who left North American hockey following the 2004-05 season in...