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(NHL draft prospects locate the "Rocky" footprints at the top of the art museum steps.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

NHL Draft Prospects Take In Philadelphia Sights Ahead of Their Big Moment

Philadelphia is hosting the 2014 NHL draft this weekend, and today a handful of top prospects took a trolley tour of some city landmarks.

06/25/2014

(Lyssa Wacker, attending a Flyers rally at the Shops at Liberty Place.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Center City Rally Urges Flyers Onward In NHL Playoffs

Flyers fan Lyssa Wacker of Roxborough admits her team is down 3-2, but notes that they’ve had their backs against the wall before.

04/29/2014

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More Concussions In The NHL Despite New Rule

Despite changes to the rules of hockey regarding bodychecking to the head, the changes did not reduce the number of concussions incurred by players of the NHL.

07/26/2013

(A giveaway of Flyers t-shirts at Reading Terminal Market.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

Flyers Get Team’s Fans Ready For a Hockey Season At Last

The Philadelphia Flyers are going all out to whip up fan support for the strike-shortened season that begins this week.

01/17/2013

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NHL Lockout All But Set With No Bargaining

The clock struck midnight, and the NHL turned into another sports league closed for business.

09/16/2012

(The rink for the 2012 NHL Winter Classic was set up inside Citizens Bank Park.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Law Firm Says Flyers’ Ticketholders Were Bilked By Team For ‘Winter Classic’ Tix

The lawsuit alleges that Comcast-Spectacor — owner of the Flyers team — misled season ticketholders regarding the sales of tickets to the January 2nd outdoor game.

05/07/2012

(Shawny Hill and Riley Cote get the crowd going at a Flyers' rally in Liberty Place.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

Center City Rally For Flyers Draws Hundreds With Strong Playoff Hopes

At the Shops at Liberty Place, the crowd begged for t-shirts being thrown out from the stage by “dancing guy” Shawny Hill and former Flyers’ forward Riley Cote.

04/30/2012

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As NHL Playoffs Begin, Flyers Pep Rally Gets Philadelphia Psyched

A Flyers’ “Fight for the Cup” caravan made its way through the streets of South Philly and center city on Wednesday, ending with a pep rally at the Comcast Center.

04/11/2012

(Claude Giroux.  Credit: Nick Laham/ Getty Images)

SportsPod: Evaluating the Flyers at the All-Star Break

KYW’s Matt Leon caught up with Sam Carchidi, the Flyers’ beat writer for the Philadelphia Inquirer, to talk about the Flyers at this point in the season and what he expects down the stretch.

01/26/2012

(Ilya Bryzgalov of the Flyers keeps his eye on a shot from Patrice Bergeron of the Boston Bruins on January 22nd.  Credit: Jim McIsaac/ Getty Images)

Flyers In Florida for Final Game Before All-Star Break

The Flyers will try to bounce back tonight from Sunday’s loss to Boston, visiting the Florida Panthers.

01/24/2012

(Sergei Bobrovsky, playing at the 2012 Winter Classic.  Credit: Bruce Bennett/ Getty Images)

Flyers Look To Continue Incredible Success Against Islanders

The Flyers have won three straight games at home against various teams, and they are starting Sergei Bobrovsky (7-0-0 against the Islanders) in net tonight.

01/19/2012

(Harry Zolnierczyk of the Flyers skates past Richard Bachman of the Dallas Stars on December 21st.  Credit: Ronald Martinez/ Getty Images)

Flyers: Rookie Harry Zolnierczyk Adjusting to Life in NHL

Zolnierczyk says being on a team with so many fellow rookies does help the transition to pro play.

01/18/2012

(The hockey rink is in place over the infield of Citizens Bank Park.  Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Citizens Bank Park Decked Out For NHL’s Winter Classic

The dasher boards are up and extra seats have been installed, as Citizens Bank Park gets ready to host hockey’s “Winter Classic” on January 2nd.

12/23/2011

(Simulated "boards" show the position of the ice hockey rink that will be laid out in Citizens Bank Park for this season's NHL Winter Classic.  Credit:  Mike DeNardo)

Seeking Tickets for NHL Winter Classic? Sticker Shock and Confusion Ahead…

The good news: there are lots of tickets available. The bad news is that you may need a second mortgage to afford them.

12/19/2011

(Claude Giroux, in file photo.  Credit: Christian Petersen/ Getty Images)

Flyers’ Center Claude Giroux Out Indefinitely With Concussion

Flyers general manager Paul Holmgren said today that Giroux’s symptoms have gotten worse since he suffered a head injury against Tampa Bay last week.

12/13/2011

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