National Hockey League
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.
The Orange and Black haven’t played since Saturday night, when they beat Carolina, 5-1.
The Flyers have dropped three of four, but they still sit at 5-3-1 overall and in second place in the Atlantic Division.
Flyers’ coach Peter Laviolette called in to KYW Newsradio on Tuesday morning and talked about seeing his captain go down.
KYW’s Matt Leon spoke with Sarah Baicker, who covers the Flyers for CSNPhilly.com, about the matchup and the Flyers 4-2-1 start.
Two of the NHL’s best in the early going with meet up Thursday night at the Wells Fargo Center, as the Flyers host the Washington Capitals.
The Flyers will try to get back in the win column tonight as they visit the Ottawa Senators.
After picking up a pair of impressive road victories to open the season, the Flyers will play their home opener on Wednesday night, welcoming the Vancouver Canucks to the Wells Fargo Center.
Gone are familiar names like Jeff Carter and Mike Richards, while new faces like Ilya Bryzgalov and Wayne Simmonds are getting used to life in the orange-and-black sweaters.
The Flyers and van Riemsdyk announced the newson their Twitter feeds.
The NHL’s Winter Classic is expected to be in Philadelphia in 2012, and Flyers fans are all for it.
The team announced that Boucher will get the start in game 2 Monday night when the Flyers try to even their series with the Bruins.
He skated and held a stick during practice this week, but the Flyers say he won’t play on Thursday night against Buffalo. He remains day to day.
The Philadelphia Flyers have recalled goalie Michael Leighton from their American Hockey League affiliate, the Adirondack Phantoms.
Flyers’ forward Danny Briere has been suspended for three games by the NHL for his crosscheck of the Islanders’ Frans Nielsen.