| Oct 6, 2012
| 6:24 PM
We already are well into October and the withdrawal symptoms are starting to appear. Where oh where can we go for an excitement fix?
What are we supposed to watch on television? Dr. Phil? Illiterate hicks catching fish with their bare hands in a yucky...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 9:10 PM
When he first came up, they used to call him "Sid the Kid."
His skills helped him eventually become the face of the NHL, but his childish act began to wear thin for non-Pittsburgh hockey enthusiasts. They began bestowing Sidney Crosby with derogatory...
| Apr 18, 2012
It was Brooks Laich who pointed out late Monday night that one never knows when a Stanley Cup playoff series will turn chippy — or worse — but that it is almost inevitable.
"Sometimes it happens right away in the first game, sometimes it...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 9:16 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Sidney Crosby, at last, found a way to silence the Flyers fans that love to hate him from warmups to the final horn.
Crosby and the Penguins dished out the kind of punishment they can only hope swings the series back their...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 12:25 PM
A funny thing happened in one of the most high-scoring playoff series in NHL history on Wednesday night.
A goalie showed up.
Unfortunately for the Philadelphia Flyers, it wasn't one of theirs. And they need one of theirs, any one of theirs, to show up...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 4:54 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Claude Giroux had his coach call him the best player in the world.
Giroux needed one shift to prove that claim is more than hometown hype.
He flattened Sidney Crosby only 5 seconds into the game, buried his sixth goal of the...
| Apr 24, 2012
At some point, Pittsburgh Penguins coach Dan Bylsma must have exhibited some sort of class, but for the last two weeks, he has been anything but a role model for taking the high road.
"I want to congratulate the Flyers organization on the series win, but...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 5:53 PM
After Claude Giroux was called the greatest player in the world by Philadelphia coach Peter Laviolette following the Flyers' opening-round Stanley Cup playoff win over Pittsburgh, it sounded as though Giroux would be elevated to team captain by the...
| May 1, 2012
They say the best revenge is living well, and for the Philadelphia Flyers right now, that means winning.
There aren't going to be any individual NHL awards for the Flyers this season. No Jack Adams (coach of the year awards) for Peter Laviolette. No...
| May 2, 2012
| 6:27 PM
Anyone seeking to blame Flyers goalie Ilya Bryzgalov for Philadelphia's failure on Tuesday night must have been watching"Dancing With the Stars" or something else on the tube.
They certainly could not have been watching Game 2 of the Eastern Conference...
| May 4, 2012
| 7:13 PM
Danny Briere called it an honor to be sent on ice for the Philadelphia Flyers power play, but he also admitted that it's one the Flyers are taking for granted.
After going 12-for-23 in the opening round against Pittsburgh to set a franchise record for...