Edmonton - Nov. 4, 2015: Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid is expected to have surgery Wednesday to repair a broken left clavicle sustained Tuesday against the Philadelphia Flyers, general manager Peter Chiarelli said. He did not have a timetable for how long McDavid would be out but said it would be months. FULL STORY
Edmonton - Mar. 22, 2015: While Ray Emery may have played a starring role in the Edmonton Oilers being able to pull out what was a thrilling 5-4 OT victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Saturday night in Taylor Hall's return to the lineup, it is the play of Ryan Nugent-Hopkins that continues to allow Todd Nelson the ability to have a group that will at least be able to compete on a nightly basis against teams that are, more often than not, superior to the Oilers. FULL STORY
Tampa Bay - Mar. 2, 2015: The Tampa Bay Lightning acquired defenseman Braydon Coburn from the Philadelphia Flyers on Monday for defenseman Radko Gudas, a first-round draft pick and third-round pick in the 2015 NHL Draft.
Coburn, 30, has one goal and eight assists in 39 games this season. He has 166 points (37 goals, 129 assists) and 504 penalty minutes in 614 games between the Atlanta Thrashers and Flyers. FULL STORY
Chicago - Feb. 27, 2015: Timonen, 39, has played 1,079 games for the Flyers and Nashville Predators. He has 117 goals and 454 assists (571 points).
He has said that no matter what happens going forward, this will be his last season, and that is why he pushed himself to return. FULL STORY
Stoney Point - Feb. 1, 2015: There was more excitement in the first five minutes and 22 seconds of the Oilers-Flames game than the entire sixty minutes in the Maple Leafs game last night. Despite out-shooting and out-chancing the Philadelphia Flyers, the Toronto Maple Leafs were handed their ninth straight loss as Steve Mason paced his squad to a 1-0 shutout win. FULL STORY
Stoney Point - Dec. 21, 2014: Heading into last night’s game against the Philadelphia Flyers, the Toronto Maple Leafs were 14-0 when scoring first. Things were looking up for Randy Carlyle’s home team when Joffrey Lupul and James Van Reimsdyk had scored before the game was six minutes old, to give the Leafs an early 2-0 lead. FULL STORY
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Philadelphia - Dec. 13, 2014: Philadelphia Flyers GM Ron Hextall announced after practice today that forward Vincent Lecavalier has a tweaked lower-body injury and is considered day-to-day. Lecavalier did not participate in the team’s practice in Voorhees, NJ today. He has two goals and six points in 16 games this season while averaging 13:27 of ce-time. FULL STORY
Los Angeles - Dec. 6, 2014: The Philadelphia Flyers ended a nine-game road winless streak against one of the NHL’s best home teams.
Wayne Simmonds and Claude Giroux scored and goalie Steve Mason made 37 saves as the Flyers beat the Los Angeles Kings 2-1 at Staples Center on Saturday. Philadelphia had been 0-7-2 since its most recent road win on Oct.22 FULL STORY
Anaheim - Dec. 4, 2014: Corey Perry swooped in from the right side and used his shootout prowess to end a roller-coaster game at Honda Center.
Perry scored the deciding goal in the second round of the shootout and goalieFrederik Andersen stopped two of three attempts in the tiebreaker to help the Anaheim Ducks beat the Philadelphia Flyers 5-4 Wednesday night. FULL STORY