| Oct 7, 2014
| 7:11 PM
BOSTON — Vinny Lecavalier's first year with the Flyers didn't turn out all that badly but that didn't stop hockey's media critics from having him practically traded at season's end.
Because the Flyers were under the salary cap gun at the time,...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:27 PM
Scoring champion and MVP Sidney Crosby and goal-scoring champ Alexander Ovechkin have more in common than shiny trophies. Both Crosby’s Pittsburgh Penguins and Ovechkin’s Washington Capitals have a new coach and general manager.
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:23 PM
Once upon a time they were the Broad Street Bullies.
But now, in 2014, the Flyers are decidedly not.
The last true enforcer on their roster, Jay Rosehill, was put on waivers Friday. He's expected to clear and report to the Lehigh Valley Phantoms of...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 7:09 PM
VOORHEES – The decision to send Samuel Morin back to junior hockey wasn't easy but made sense.
Flyers general manager Ron Hextall said Friday it was tempting to keep the rookie defenseman on the roster but then realized his strong performance in...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 7:16 PM
It took a while but three players who made the Flyers a powerhouse in the late '90s are finally getting into the team's Hall of Fame.
Eric Lindros, John LeClair and Eric Desjardins will be inducted into the shrine during the upcoming season, the team...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 5:06 PM
When the news broke Tuesday afternoon that Flyers veteran defenseman Kimmo Timonen had been diagnosed with blood clots in both lungs and his right leg, the natural inclination for the media was to speculate on the possibility of his career being over....
| Aug 6, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Perhaps in response to the news that veteran defenseman Kimmo Timonen is likely lost for the majority of the season with blood clots, the Philadelphia Flyers signed defenseman Michael Del Zotto to a one-year contract Tuesday.
The 24-year-old Del Zotto...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 10:12 PM
PHILADELPHIA — Reminders of the Flyers' past are inescapable in and around the Wells Fargo Center.
Photographs from the Broad Street Bullies era hang in the locker room, and a photo montage of Bobby Clarke, Bernie Parent, Bob Kelly, Joe Watson and...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 9:35 AM
SOCHI, Russia — If this is the last Olympic hockey tournament for 43-year-old Teemu Selanne— and he said three Olympics ago that he intended to retire from the international stage — the Ducks and Finland winger went out with a great...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Times columnist Helene Elliott rates the pluses and minuses in the NHL from the previous week:
+ If Sidney Crosby can be said to do anything quietly, he is quietly having a sensational start. Through Sunday he led the NHL in scoring with 17 points,...
| Sep 26, 2013
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......