Matt Read scored two goals, Steve Mason made 36 saves, and the streaking Philadelphia Flyers beat the New York Islanders 5-2 on Saturday night.
Philadelphia captain Claude Giroux ended his 21-game scoreless drought in the Flyers 4-2 win over Edmonton on Saturday.
It was a memorable weekend in football, both on the college and professional scenes.
He wore that same squinting, beady-eyed look he wore as a player, because it was almost as if new Flyers coach Craig Berube was out there playing. He carried that same intensity he did as a player.
Flyers captain Claude Giroux had surgery on his right index finger after getting injured on a golf course in Ottawa.
Flyers captain Claude Giroux isn’t leaving Philadelphia any time soon and Danny Briere is heading home to his native Quebec.
Peter Laviolette has another chance to win the Stanley Cup with the Flyers, and will return for his fifth season with a chance to prove this was a one-year blip and not the start of downward spiral for the franchise.
Jakub Voracek scored the winner, Steve Mason made 43 saves and the Philadelphia Flyers closed out the season with a 2-1 win over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday night.
Winnipeg scored four second-period goals in less than seven minutes Saturday and Ondrej Pavelec made 30 saves and the Jets beat the Philadelphia Flyers 4-1 to get back in the Eastern Conference playoff race.
Ruslan Fedotenko scored 1:34 into overtime after Kimmo Timonen got the tying goal with 9.5 seconds left in regulation and the Philadelphia Flyers beat the Washington Capitals 5-4 on Sunday night.
Tyler Kennedy scored 2:33 into overtime and the Pittsburgh Penguins ran their winning streak to 12 games with a 2-1 victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Sunday night.
The Flyers were their own worst enemy, giving up two goals with bad pinches, another that went in off the skate of Matt Read, and another on a giveaway behind their net in a 5-2 loss to the Devils Wednesday night.
Claude Giroux, Simon Gagne and Max Talbot all scored to help the Philadelphia Flyers snap a three-game losing streak and beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 on Sunday night.
Phil Kessel, Nikolai Kulemin, Mikhail Grabovski and Jay McClement scored to lead the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 4-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Monday night.
Baseball is back in the news with the start of spring training in Florida and Arizona. That means we can start talking again about Charlie Manuel.