Jaromir Jagr’s injury forced the Philadelphia Flyers to adjust their power play.
It worked just fine without him.
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.
Zolnierczyk says being on a team with so many fellow rookies does help the transition to pro play.
The Flyers just completed a stretch in which they played 15 of their last 21 games on the road. Now, they’ll spend much of the next three weeks skating on home ice.
Filip Kuba scored the go-ahead goal with 1:11 left and the Ottawa Senators beat the Philadelphia Flyers 6-4 on Sunday to earn a split of the weekend home-and-home series.
Flyers forward Jaromir Jagr, who left the Winter Classic with a leg injury on Monday, has a mild left groin strain, and will miss seven to 10 days.
Cold, wind, ice. Conditions that usually spoil the enjoyment of a World Series game are on deck for the fifth edition of the NHL’s inside-the-park extravaganza, this one set for 3 p.m. Monday between the Flyers and the New York Rangers at Citizens Bank Park.
The eyes of the hockey world are on Philadelphia this weekend, as the Winter Classic activities begin at Citizens Bank Park.
The Philadelphia Flyers will look to continue their red-hot play tonight as they visit the Canadiens in Montreal.
Danny Briere scored his second goal of the game with 2:26 remaining in overtime, giving the Philadelphia Flyers a 4-3 come-from-behind victory over the New York Islanders on Wednesday night.
Danny Briere, Braydon Coburn and Matt Read scored and Ilya Bryzgalov made 31 saves in the Philadelphia Flyers’ 3-2 victory over the Florida Panthers on Sunday night.
Flyers’ coach Peter Laviolette called in to KYW Newsradio on Tuesday morning and talked about seeing his captain go down.
The Flyers will try to get back in the win column tonight as they visit the Ottawa Senators.
By Bill Campbell: It may not have been the main story, but the wildly inconsistent goaltending had much to do with the Flyers’ failure against Boston.
In a season where winning the Stanley Cup was the only goal, the Philadelphia Flyers fell flat at the end.