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Published: Sat, 25 Feb 2017 02:06:04 GMT2017-02-25T02:06:04Z

 



Flyers, Penguins prepare to battle the elements

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 02:06:04 GMT2017-02-25T02:06:04Z

PITTSBURGH - By the time the Flyers face the Pittsburgh Penguins at Heinz Field on Saturday night, the rain and sleet will have stopped and the temperatures will be in the 30s.



Flyers' Hextall on trade deadline: 'We're not buying'

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:48:55 GMT2017-02-25T01:48:55Z

PITTSBURGH - Flyers general manager Ron Hextall looks as if he will be dealing players before the deadline at 3 p.m. Wednesday.



The logistical challenges of putting an NHL game at Heinz Field

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 17:46:54 GMT2017-02-24T17:46:54Z

For Dan Craig, the National Hockey League's vice president of facilities operations, the most difficult part of the past 10 days was only tangentially related to the regulation-size NHL rink he and his crew have constructed in the middle of Heinz Field.



Flyers might benefit from choppy ice outdoors

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 01:06:06 GMT2017-02-24T01:06:06Z

Rain is expected Saturday morning and afternoon, and the ice conditions may not be the best when the Flyers face the defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins later that night in the NHL's Stadium Series at Heinz Field.



Flyers and Penguins look forward to playing outdoors on Saturday night

Fri, 24 Feb 2017 00:07:08 GMT2017-02-24T00:07:08Z

For one night, they will rewind the clock. Back to when they were kids playing on a frozen pond. Back to when they weren't questioned about collapsing since their 10-game winning streak ended.



Neuvirth will start outdoor game for Flyers; Voracek injured

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 18:41:36 GMT2017-02-23T18:41:36Z




Alex Ovechkin on Flyers' Ivan Provorov's future: 'I see him as an All-Star'

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:29:24 GMT2017-02-23T15:29:24Z




Donnellon: Watson sees warming trend in Flyers' Cold War

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 12:37:32 GMT2017-02-23T12:37:32Z

FORTY-ONE YEARS ago, amid incendiary rhetoric between the two countries not unlike the rhetoric of today, an NHL referee reportedly walked into the Flyers' locker room at the Spectrum before an extremely important game of hockey against the Soviet Red Army team and crossed the line of any definition of sportsmanship.



Flyers fall to Capitals, 4-1

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:56:26 GMT2017-02-23T04:56:26Z

The Flyers celebrated after scoring two goals Wednesday night at the Wells Fargo Center. After video reviews, neither goal counted.



Capitals 4, Flyers 1

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:30:32 GMT2017-02-23T04:30:32Z

The Capitals beat the Flyers 4-1 at the Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday, February 22, 2017.



Flyers' Bellemare becoming shutdown defender

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 02:11:12 GMT2017-02-23T02:11:12Z

Pierre-Edouard Bellemare has been given more defensive responsibility this season. In fact, by the way he and defensive specialist Sean Couturier have been used, it's difficult to tell who is the Flyers' No. 1 shutdown center.



Five things to know today about the Flyers

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 17:51:20 GMT2017-02-22T17:51:20Z




Flyers face key stretch vs. conference foes

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 01:01:05 GMT2017-02-22T01:01:05Z

After earning the eighth and final Eastern Conference playoff spot last year, the Flyers again find themselves in a fight for their postseason lives.



Flyers' Jordan Weal doesn't yet appear ready for game action

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:07:15 GMT2017-02-21T21:07:15Z




Former Flyers attending fundraiser to help memorial program in teen's honor

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 21:02:06 GMT2017-02-21T21:02:06Z




Five things to know about the Flyers today

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:57:28 GMT2017-02-21T07:57:28Z




Donnellon: Should the Flyers try Shayne Gostisbehere at forward?

Tue, 21 Feb 2017 00:29:58 GMT2017-02-21T00:29:58Z




Hextall still believes in Flyers

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:28:04 GMT2017-02-20T21:28:04Z

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Even after watching the Flyers struggle for two months, general manager Ron Hextall still believes in his inconsistent hockey team, still believes it has the talent to make a playoff run, still is unsure if he'll issue a "for sale" sign before the March 1 trade deadline.



Flyers' Andrew MacDonald benched; Michal Neuvirth getting another start

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:24:24 GMT2017-02-20T20:24:24Z




Flyers beat Canucks behind 3 assists from Shayne Gostisbehere

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:32:55 GMT2017-02-20T10:32:55Z

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Shayne Gostisbehere's struggles have been well-documented, but the second-year defenseman had a breakout game Sunday night at Rogers Arena.



Live updates: Flyers at Vancouver Canucks

Mon, 20 Feb 2017 02:37:29 GMT2017-02-20T02:37:29Z

Can't get to a TV to watch tonight's Flyers game against the Canucks? We've got live updates right here. The puck drops at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, B.C., just after 9:30 p.m.



Five things to know today about the Flyers as they face Canucks

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 11:20:54 GMT2017-02-19T11:20:54Z




Flyers' Weise, trying to get on track, will replace injured Weal

Sun, 19 Feb 2017 01:25:29 GMT2017-02-19T01:25:29Z

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - This is not the kind of season Dale Weise envisioned when he signed a four-year, $9.4-million free-agent deal with the Flyers in the offseason.



Flyers' Jordan Weal will not play in Vancouver on Sun.

Sat, 18 Feb 2017 18:00:38 GMT2017-02-18T18:00:38Z