The NHL trade deadline is still a day away, but the Flyers are already busy.
Okay, whoa. Whoa whoa whoa. Where are you going? Don’t leave. Not rooting for them more than your own favorite teams. That’s not what I mean. Not even rooting for them to win championships. But rooting for them to be good. Rooting for them to be legitimate contenders.
Local cable providers love to remind us that we have nine – yes, nine – professional sports clubs, a way of persuading us to click on this package or that so we can view the screen-in-screen horror we call baseball, football, and basketball.
The Flyers trade a 4th round pick along with prospect Shane Harper to the Islanders for defenseman Mark Streit.
Reports say the Rangers will play the Islanders and the Devils at Yankee Stadium in 2014.
The New York Islanders won again on the road, coming up with a 4-3 shootout victory over the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday night.
The line of Claude Giroux, Matt Read and Jakub Voracek combined for three goals and 10 points Monday, helping the Philadelphia Flyers break a slump with a 7-0 matinee victory over the New York Islanders.
A report says the New York Islanders have struck a deal to move to Brooklyn’s Barclays Center as early as 2015.
James Van Riemsdyk could miss up to two months of action with a broken foot.
The Flyers return home for their first home game in two weeks against the Islanders.
The Flyers look to get back on track against the Islanders.