The Flyers have traded backup goalie Michael Leighton and a third round pick to the Columbus Blue Jackets for goalie Steve Mason.
The Flyers announced on Sunday that they have recalled goaltender Brian Boucher from the Adirondack Phantoms and have placed Michael Leighton on injured reserve.
The Flyers re-signed free-agent goaltender Michael Leighton on Sunday, the first day of NHL free agency.
The Phoenix Coyotes have traded the negotiating rights of free agent goalie Ilya Bryzgalov to the Philadelphia Flyers for forward Matt Clackson, a third-round draft pick in 2012 and future considerations.
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.
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.
If Tyler Ennis didn’t start the requiem for the Flyers’ demise in Game Five early in the first period Friday night, the tiny Buffalo winger certainly hummed the final note when he smacked home a rebound by Flyers’ reserve goalie Michael Leighton in overtime.
After playing well in relief of an ineffective Sergei Bobrovsky in Game #2, Brian Boucher (pictured) will get the start in net for the Flyers in Game #3 of their Eastern Conference Quarterfinal Playoff Series with the Sabres.
The Philadelphia Flyers have recalled goalie Michael Leighton from their American Hockey League affiliate, the Adirondack Phantoms.
The Flyers waived goaltender Michael Leighton, general manager Paul Holmgren announced, meaning Philadelphia, tied for first place in the Atlantic Division with Pittsburgh, will go with Brian Boucher and Sergei Bobrovsky the rest of the way.
Mike Richards had two goals and two assists, Michael Leighton made 32 saves in a raucous season debut and the Philadelphia Flyers lit up the Los Angeles Kings’ normally sturdy defense in a 7-4 victory Thursday night.
The Philadelphia Flyers have signed goaltender Michael Leighton to a two-year contract, just one day before the NHL’s free agency period begins.
Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) – Claude Giroux’s tally at the 5:59 mark of overtime lifted the Philadelphia Flyers to a 4-3 victory over the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 3 of the Stanley Cup Finals […]