The NHL trade deadline is still a day away, but the Flyers are already busy.
Wayne Simmonds had a goal and an assist to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Saturday.
Joe Pavelski had a hat trick to move into a tie for second in the NHL in goals and the San Jose Sharks beat the Philadelphia Flyers 7-3 on Thursday night in the first game for both teams following the Olympic break.
After taking an extended break for the Sochi Winter Olympics, the Flyers, along with the rest of the NHL, are getting back to work.
The Flyers are scorching hot, winners of four in a row and five of their last six games, after beating the Flames 2-1 today. The last thing they want is an 18-day Olympic break.
Brayden Schenn and Scott Hartnell scored goals and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Calgary Flames 2-1 Saturday for their fourth straight win.
Philadelphia sports fans have a certain reputation nationally of being tough. Apparently they were living up to that reputation Thursday night.
Flyers captain Claude Giroux has been snubbed from the Canadian Olympic hockey team, twice. Ed Snider isn’t happy about it.
Steve Mason stopped 38 shots, and Mark Streit and Michael Raffl scored goals, leading the Philadelphia Flyers past the Colorado Avalanche 3-1 on Thursday night.
Allen joined the Flyers in 1966, before the franchise’s inaugural season. He was behind the bench for its inception in 1967 and won the West Division title that season. He coached the team through the 1969-70 season.
The Flyers used a third-period onslaught to cap a successful trip through the treacherous California triangle.
The Flyers three-game trip in California will come to a close on Monday night as they visit the San Jose Sharks.
Vincent Lecavalier, Matt Read and Michael Raffl scored for the Flyers, and Mason stopped 23 shots, following his 33-save shutout against Detroit on Tuesday at Philadelphia. The Flyers are 3-6-2 in their last 11 games following a 7-1-0 stretch.
Arguably the most difficult road trip of the season for the Flyers begins on Thursday night in Anaheim.
Scott Hartnell and Claude Giroux each had three points, Steve Mason made 33 saves and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the banged up Detroit Red Wings 5-0 Tuesday night.