After back to back losses to Winnipeg and Carolina, the Flyers look to return to the win column tonight as they visit the New York Islanders.
Claude Giroux had two goals and an assist to lead the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-3 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Monday night.
Brett Connolly scored 2:30 into overtime to give the Tampa Bay Lightning a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers 2-1 on Wednesday night.
The Orange and Black haven’t played since Saturday night, when they beat Carolina, 5-1.
Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger has blurred vision in his right eye and does not know when he’ll return to the ice after being jabbed in the face.
After a stick to the face that injured his right eye, Flyers captain Chris Pronger will be out at least two weeks. He’s lucky. Seeing a known tough guy like Pronger bent over screaming in pain is horrible. Yet preventable, just wear a visor.
Flyers’ coach Peter Laviolette called in to KYW Newsradio on Tuesday morning and talked about seeing his captain go down.
Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger left Philadelphia’s game against Toronto after taking a high stick to the face.
The facelift the Flyers received came blaring out at a capacity-filled Wells Fargo Center in their home opener. A new goalie. A future Hall of Famer. A team sprinkled with new faces and a new identity. And a new captain. It alerted the chanting throng on the JumboTron Wednesday night. As if they didn’t know already that on one section of Broad Street, new alchemy does seem to work.
Flyers captain Mike Richards and Defenseman Chris Pronger headline a list of five players that need offseason surgery.
In a season where winning the Stanley Cup was the only goal, the Philadelphia Flyers fell flat at the end.
Can they do it again? It looks as if the Flyers are going to have to reach back and find the same magic they grabbed a hold of last year, against the same team, in the same dire situation.
Highlights from Howard Eskin & Ike Reese’s Afternoon show
Ville Leino scored 4:33 into overtime to lift the Philadelphia Flyers to a 5-4 victory on Sunday and force Game 7 of their first-round playoff series against the Buffalo Sabres.
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Chris Pronger was back in the lineup on Sunday with his team facing elimination against the Buffalo Sabres in their first-round playoff series.